The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 427 426 406
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 24 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.100% 0.053% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.18% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 31
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £26,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7340 6601 6995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.53% 29.41% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5723 5343 5982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Data Protection Act
England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 13 £40,000 +8.84%
Surrey 0 3 £42,500 +100.00%
East Sussex -16 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £42,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 29 (69.05%) Information Security
3 22 (52.38%) Security Management
3 22 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (52.38%) PCI DSS
4 21 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 21 (50.00%) ITIL
5 19 (45.24%) Finance
6 18 (42.86%) ISMS
7 16 (38.10%) Cyber Security
8 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
9 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
10 10 (23.81%) Project Management
10 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
10 10 (23.81%) Matrix Management
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 7 (16.67%) CISSP
12 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
13 6 (14.29%) CISA
13 6 (14.29%) CISM
13 6 (14.29%) MS Office
14 5 (11.90%) Windows
14 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
14 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (11.90%) Legal
14 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
14 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
15 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Taleo
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.90%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Security Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Information Risk Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Compliance Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Compliance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Struts
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.76%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.38%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) VMS
3 2 (4.76%) OpenVMS
3 2 (4.76%) OS/400
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 29 (69.05%) Information Security
3 22 (52.38%) Security Management
4 21 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 21 (50.00%) ITIL
5 18 (42.86%) ISMS
6 16 (38.10%) Cyber Security
7 10 (23.81%) Project Management
7 10 (23.81%) Matrix Management
8 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
9 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
10 4 (9.52%) Data Security
11 3 (7.14%) Use Case
11 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
11 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
4 6 (14.29%) CISA
4 6 (14.29%) CISM
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) MCTS
6 2 (4.76%) MCITP
6 2 (4.76%) MCSE
6 2 (4.76%) MCP
6 2 (4.76%) CCNP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.38%) ISEB
7 1 (2.38%) SSCP
7 1 (2.38%) GIAC
7 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.38%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 22 (52.38%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (4.76%) SLA
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Huawei
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Intel
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
5 1 (2.38%) CA
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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