The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 63 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.49% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.23% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,507 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.31% +2.36%
Data Protection
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 427 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.30% 86.09% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 442 378 426
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Somerset

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Somerset

Data Protection
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 5 £35,000 -
Street - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £55,000 -
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (45.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Marketing
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (25.00%) SCOM
7 5 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (25.00%) Linux

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) PBX
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) Marketing
4 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (25.00%) Electronics
4 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Graduate
4 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Programme Management
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin