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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 421 406 419
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 15 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 34
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
7745 7712 8037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.45% 35.49% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5877 6227 6725
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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
Hampshire +2 7 £37,500 -43.18%
Berkshire +11 4 - - 1
Kent - 3 £44,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (37.50%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (31.25%) PCI DSS
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) Data Security
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) ISMS
7 6 (18.75%) Security Management
7 6 (18.75%) Information Security Management
7 6 (18.75%) CISA
7 6 (18.75%) CISM
7 6 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (18.75%) CISSP
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) Legal
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Replication
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.63%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Broadband
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) DBA
2 5 (15.63%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Change Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Governance Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Sales Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Sales Executive
6 1 (3.13%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 3 (9.38%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (37.50%) Information Security
3 7 (21.88%) Data Security
4 6 (18.75%) Security Management
4 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security Management
4 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 6 (18.75%) ISMS
5 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Load Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Development
7 3 (9.38%) Data Management
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CISSP
1 6 (18.75%) CISA
1 6 (18.75%) CISM
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 6 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (12.50%) COBIT
4 4 (12.50%) COSO
5 3 (9.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) Civica
3 1 (3.13%) LexisNexis
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