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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 409 440 411
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 34 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 27
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £24,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
7979 8490 8296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.59% 36.96% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6225 6636 6796
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Surrey +21 18 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkshire -3 6 £65,000 +62.50%
Kent - 6 - -
East Sussex +24 3 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 87 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 38 (43.68%) Finance
3 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 26 (29.89%) MS Office
5 23 (26.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (26.44%) Information Security
5 23 (26.44%) ITIL
6 21 (24.14%) PCI DSS
7 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (22.99%) Security Management
8 19 (21.84%) Cyber Security
9 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
9 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
9 18 (20.69%) Information Security Management
10 17 (19.54%) ISMS
11 14 (16.09%) Management Information System
11 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
12 13 (14.94%) Data Management
12 13 (14.94%) Matrix Management
13 12 (13.79%) Change Management
13 12 (13.79%) CISSP
13 12 (13.79%) Test Strategy
14 11 (12.64%) CRM
15 10 (11.49%) SQL
15 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
15 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
15 10 (11.49%) Business Transformation
16 9 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (10.34%) Legal
16 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.30%) Lync
2 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (29.89%) MS Office
2 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
2 4 (4.60%) GoToMeeting
2 4 (4.60%) Intranet
3 2 (2.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.30%) Extranet
3 2 (2.30%) VoIP
3 2 (2.30%) WLAN
3 2 (2.30%) DMZ
3 2 (2.30%) Wireless
4 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.75%) MS Access
4 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (43.68%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.34%) Legal
4 7 (8.05%) Advertising
5 5 (5.75%) Retail
6 4 (4.60%) Marketing
7 2 (2.30%) Publishing
8 1 (1.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Analyst
2 24 (27.59%) Security Manager
3 22 (25.29%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Information Manager
4 12 (13.79%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Cyber Security Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Junior
7 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 4 (4.60%) DBA
7 4 (4.60%) Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Compliance Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Junior Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (2.30%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) COM
2 2 (2.30%) XSD
2 2 (2.30%) XSLT
3 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (4.60%) CESG
4 4 (4.60%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.15%) Solaris
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 23 (26.44%) Information Security
2 23 (26.44%) ITIL
3 20 (22.99%) Security Management
4 19 (21.84%) Cyber Security
5 18 (20.69%) Information Security Management
6 17 (19.54%) ISMS
7 13 (14.94%) Data Management
7 13 (14.94%) Matrix Management
8 12 (13.79%) Change Management
8 12 (13.79%) Test Strategy
9 11 (12.64%) CRM
10 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.49%) Business Transformation
11 9 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.05%) Use Case
13 6 (6.90%) Performance Improvement
14 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
14 5 (5.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.49%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.75%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.15%) VB
6 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) CISSP
3 7 (8.05%) Degree
4 4 (4.60%) CITP
4 4 (4.60%) CISMP
4 4 (4.60%) MBCS
4 4 (4.60%) CISM
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.15%) CIPD
6 1 (1.15%) GIAC
6 1 (1.15%) GCIA
6 1 (1.15%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (24.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.45%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) HP
3 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.30%) Symantec
3 2 (2.30%) Sophos
3 2 (2.30%) VMware
3 2 (2.30%) Aquila
3 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.30%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.15%) Huawei
4 1 (1.15%) i2
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos
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