The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 75 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% - 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Data Protection Act
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 185 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.96% 28.33% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 200 144 232
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Sheffield region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Sheffield

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SolidWorks
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) CCTV
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Primavera