The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 400 428 432
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 51 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.10% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 9
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £39,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7626 8869 7913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.38% 36.97% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5901 6914 6386
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the South East

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in the South East

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Berkshire +19 31 £62,500 +56.25%
Surrey +26 14 £42,500 - 2
East Sussex -10 4 £22,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +5 2 - - 2
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 28 (41.79%) Finance
3 22 (32.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (29.85%) Security Management
4 20 (29.85%) Information Security
4 20 (29.85%) PCI DSS
4 20 (29.85%) ITIL
5 19 (28.36%) Cyber Security
6 18 (26.87%) Information Security Management
6 18 (26.87%) SC Cleared
6 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
7 17 (25.37%) ISMS
8 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
9 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
9 13 (19.40%) Matrix Management
9 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (17.91%) Business Analysis
10 12 (17.91%) MS Office
11 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
12 10 (14.93%) Degree
13 9 (13.43%) CISSP
14 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
14 8 (11.94%) Windows
15 7 (10.45%) CRM
15 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
15 7 (10.45%) Firewall
15 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
15 7 (10.45%) Legal
15 7 (10.45%) Advertising

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) Lync
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Office
2 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Nortel Periphonics
1 1 (1.49%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) Intranet
3 5 (7.46%) Internet
3 5 (7.46%) Extranet
4 4 (5.97%) GoToMeeting
5 2 (2.99%) Wireless
5 2 (2.99%) DMZ
5 2 (2.99%) VoIP
5 2 (2.99%) WLAN
6 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.49%) DNS
6 1 (1.49%) LAN
6 1 (1.49%) Frame Relay
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) MS Access
2 4 (5.97%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Legal
3 7 (10.45%) Advertising
4 6 (8.96%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Analyst
2 21 (31.34%) Security Manager
3 14 (20.90%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Information Manager
4 9 (13.43%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Compliance Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Security Assurance Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.49%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (1.49%) DBA
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Manager
10 1 (1.49%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Business Analyst
10 1 (1.49%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.49%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) HTML
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) COM
1 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
2 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (5.97%) CESG
4 4 (5.97%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.99%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.99%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.49%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 20 (29.85%) ITIL
2 20 (29.85%) Security Management
2 20 (29.85%) Information Security
3 19 (28.36%) Cyber Security
4 18 (26.87%) Information Security Management
5 17 (25.37%) ISMS
6 13 (19.40%) Matrix Management
7 12 (17.91%) Business Analysis
8 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.45%) CRM
10 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.96%) Information Management
11 6 (8.96%) Project Management
11 6 (8.96%) Use Case
12 5 (7.46%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (7.46%) Network Management
13 4 (5.97%) Security Architecture
13 4 (5.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) VB
3 1 (1.49%) VBA
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) SC Cleared
1 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) Degree
3 9 (13.43%) CISSP
4 4 (5.97%) CISMP
4 4 (5.97%) MBCS
4 4 (5.97%) CITP
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) CISM
6 1 (1.49%) CIPD
6 1 (1.49%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (29.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.49%) SLA
4 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Aquila
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) Symantec
4 2 (2.99%) Sophos
4 2 (2.99%) VMware
4 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.99%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (1.49%) Huawei
5 1 (1.49%) Nortel
5 1 (1.49%) Genesys
5 1 (1.49%) i2
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) Sun
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