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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 59 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
198 189 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.29% 28.59% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 161 175 206
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
1 1 (100.00%) BS25999
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Assurance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) BS25999
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS