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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 416 430 390
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 26 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.093% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.25% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 28
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
8301 8499 7697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.18% 37.66% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6431 6256
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
West Sussex - 7 £55,000 -
Surrey +7 5 £75,000 +134.37% 1
Hampshire +23 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +17 4 £61,250 - 1
Kent +4 4 - -
East Sussex +19 2 £55,000 +77.41%
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.29%) MS Office
4 21 (35.59%) Finance
5 17 (28.81%) Information Security
6 13 (22.03%) Data Management
6 13 (22.03%) ITIL
6 13 (22.03%) Change Management
6 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (20.34%) Test Strategy
8 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
9 10 (16.95%) SQL
9 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
9 10 (16.95%) CISSP
9 10 (16.95%) Business Transformation
10 8 (13.56%) CRM
11 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.86%) Firewall
11 7 (11.86%) Cybercrime
12 6 (10.17%) Performance Improvement
12 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
12 6 (10.17%) SIEM
12 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
12 6 (10.17%) CISM
12 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
12 6 (10.17%) Oracle
12 6 (10.17%) Legal
12 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
12 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (10.17%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Lync
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Office
2 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) Network Security
3 3 (5.08%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) DMZ
4 2 (3.39%) Intranet
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
4 2 (3.39%) VoIP
4 2 (3.39%) WLAN
5 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.69%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) DTS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Legal
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Information Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Security Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Information Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Junior
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) DBA
6 4 (6.78%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Data Protection Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.39%) COM
3 2 (3.39%) XSD
3 2 (3.39%) XSLT
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.86%) Cybercrime
4 3 (5.08%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (5.08%) SecurID
5 2 (3.39%) Statistics
5 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.69%) IVR
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Solaris
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 17 (28.81%) Information Security
3 13 (22.03%) Data Management
3 13 (22.03%) ITIL
3 13 (22.03%) Change Management
4 12 (20.34%) Test Strategy
5 10 (16.95%) Business Transformation
6 8 (13.56%) CRM
7 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
7 6 (10.17%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (10.17%) SIEM
8 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.47%) Security Management
9 4 (6.78%) SSADM
9 4 (6.78%) PRINCE
9 4 (6.78%) CRAMM
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) Cyber Security
9 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.47%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) CISSP
2 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) CISM
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) CISA
4 1 (1.69%) GIAC
4 1 (1.69%) GCIA
4 1 (1.69%) GCIH
4 1 (1.69%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.78%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.39%) COBIT
4 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Juniper
3 3 (5.08%) McAfee
3 3 (5.08%) Websense
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.39%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Sophos
4 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) Symantec
4 2 (3.39%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) Huawei
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