The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.78% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +34.75%
Data Protection Act
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 185 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.67% 29.74% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 160 158 278
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Somerset

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 5 £40,000 -
Data Protection Act
South West

Data Protection Act
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) SCADA
1 5 (100.00%) ISMS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) ISMS
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft