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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 411 394 434
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +40
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 19 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.079% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 11
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,759 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.24% +14.02%
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
7258 7499 8138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.52% 37.06% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5777 5856 6929
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -4 11 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Surrey - 6 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire -31 5 - -
East Sussex -17 1 - -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 34 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 12 (35.29%) Information Security
2 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
2 12 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
4 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 9 (26.47%) Internet
6 8 (23.53%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) Information Security Management
6 8 (23.53%) Security Management
6 8 (23.53%) Degree
6 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 8 (23.53%) ISMS
7 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (20.59%) Legal
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 6 (17.65%) CISSP
8 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (17.65%) CISA
8 6 (17.65%) CISM
8 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
8 6 (17.65%) Information Management
8 6 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
9 5 (14.71%) Change Management
9 5 (14.71%) Intranet
9 5 (14.71%) Extranet
9 5 (14.71%) Windows
9 5 (14.71%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
2 5 (14.71%) Intranet
2 5 (14.71%) Extranet
3 4 (11.76%) Broadband
4 1 (2.94%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MS Access
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Information Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (14.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Risk Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Change Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Governance Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Software Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Support Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.94%) CMDB
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 12 (35.29%) Information Security
3 8 (23.53%) Information Security Management
3 8 (23.53%) Security Management
3 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) ISMS
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 6 (17.65%) Information Management
6 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Network Management
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
9 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
9 2 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
1 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) CISSP
2 6 (17.65%) CISA
2 6 (17.65%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
1 12 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (11.76%) COSO
3 4 (11.76%) COBIT
4 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Aquila
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Sun
3 1 (2.94%) Nortel
3 1 (2.94%) Genesys
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) LexisNexis
3 1 (2.94%) Civica
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago