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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 411 440 428
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 37 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 8
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £62,500 £65,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
7909 8034 7895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 41.03% 38.48% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6659 6498 6223
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
Kent - 17 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 6 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire -13 4 £58,750 -2.08%
Oxfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +13 3 £45,000 -25.00%
East Sussex +11 3 - -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 17 (31.48%) Information Security
2 17 (31.48%) Legal
3 14 (25.93%) MySQL
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 12 (22.22%) CISSP
6 11 (20.37%) OAuth
6 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
6 11 (20.37%) JSON
6 11 (20.37%) Java
6 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.37%) PHP
6 11 (20.37%) RESTful
6 11 (20.37%) Scala
7 10 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (16.67%) Marketing
9 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
9 8 (14.81%) TestNG
9 8 (14.81%) WordPress
9 8 (14.81%) jQuery
9 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (14.81%) Web Services
9 8 (14.81%) XML
9 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 8 (14.81%) QUnit
9 8 (14.81%) Jasmine
9 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 8 (14.81%) Karma Test Runner

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (14.81%) WordPress
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) Moodle
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.56%) Totara
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) DVB
3 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.85%) ICMP
3 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) MySQL
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.11%) OLAP
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.81%) Jasmine
2 8 (14.81%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (14.81%) Protractor
2 8 (14.81%) QUnit
2 8 (14.81%) TestNG
General
1 17 (31.48%) Legal
2 9 (16.67%) Marketing
3 6 (11.11%) Finance
4 5 (9.26%) Publishing
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Technical Leader
4 6 (11.11%) Security Officer
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Data Protection Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Information Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Information Officer
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Data Protection Manager
7 3 (5.56%) DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) JSON
1 11 (20.37%) OAuth
1 11 (20.37%) RESTful
2 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
2 8 (14.81%) jQuery
2 8 (14.81%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) XML
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 3 (5.56%) J2EE
4 3 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) e-Learning
1 5 (9.26%) Learning Management System
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Cybercrime
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) SecurID
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 17 (31.48%) Information Security
3 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
3 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) ETL
5 5 (9.26%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.41%) Network Design
6 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.41%) Secure Coding
6 4 (7.41%) Web Development
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.56%) Matrix Management
7 3 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) Java
2 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.37%) PHP
2 11 (20.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) CISSP
2 5 (9.26%) GSEC
3 1 (1.85%) CISA
3 1 (1.85%) CISM
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.70%) COBIT
4 1 (1.85%) GAMP
4 1 (1.85%) ISO 14000
4 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.85%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.85%) QA
4 1 (1.85%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
1 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
1 2 (3.70%) Juniper
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago