The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 76 74 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.38% 0.14% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.17% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Data Protection
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 591 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.37% 81.40% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 591 493 347
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Sheffield

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection 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.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
3 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Informix
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) HPUX
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) VMS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Novell
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Primavera
4 1 (14.29%) SolidWorks
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) CA