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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 419 430 466
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 22 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 17
Median salary £44,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,720 £45,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £49,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-13.26% +27.27%
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
7313 8188 8824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.59% 39.40% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6084 6440 6870
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 7 £53,250 -18.07% 2
Surrey +20 5 £43,500 -8.42%
Hampshire +4 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £80,000 -
East Sussex +3 1 £31,800 -42.18% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 77 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 47 (61.04%) Information Security
3 36 (46.75%) Management Information System
4 32 (41.56%) PCI DSS
4 32 (41.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (33.77%) CISSP
6 21 (27.27%) Information Security Management
6 21 (27.27%) Security Management
6 21 (27.27%) Legal
7 20 (25.97%) ITIL
7 20 (25.97%) Degree
8 19 (24.68%) Finance
9 18 (23.38%) Business Continuity
10 17 (22.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (19.48%) SQL
12 13 (16.88%) Data Security
12 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
12 13 (16.88%) ISMS
13 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (14.29%) CISM
15 10 (12.99%) Information Management
15 10 (12.99%) Linux
16 9 (11.69%) Retail
16 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (11.69%) Compliance Audit
17 8 (10.39%) Risk Analysis
17 8 (10.39%) Security Architecture
17 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) Apache
1 5 (6.49%) CMS
1 5 (6.49%) JBoss
2 4 (5.19%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) SPSS
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) AdWords
1 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Network Security
2 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 4 (5.19%) IPsec
3 4 (5.19%) LAN
3 4 (5.19%) SSL
3 4 (5.19%) VPN
3 4 (5.19%) WAN
3 4 (5.19%) Wireless
4 1 (1.30%) Internet
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.19%) MySQL
6 3 (3.90%) Power BI
7 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) GIS
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.60%) MS Access
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.30%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (27.27%) Legal
2 19 (24.68%) Finance
3 9 (11.69%) Retail
4 6 (7.79%) Automotive
4 6 (7.79%) Publishing
5 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Security Manager
2 14 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) DBA
3 11 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 11 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (10.39%) Security Officer
5 7 (9.09%) Head of Security
5 7 (9.09%) Information Officer
5 7 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Compliance Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) IT Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.79%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.49%) Head of Information
7 5 (6.49%) Head of Information Security
8 4 (5.19%) CISSP Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Information Security Architect
8 4 (5.19%) IT Security Manager
8 4 (5.19%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) CSS
1 7 (9.09%) HTML
1 7 (9.09%) jQuery
1 7 (9.09%) Middleware
1 7 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (6.49%) Ajax
2 5 (6.49%) CSS3
2 5 (6.49%) HTML5
2 5 (6.49%) J2EE
2 5 (6.49%) Web Services
2 5 (6.49%) XML
3 3 (3.90%) .NET
4 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.60%) MDX
5 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.39%) Replication
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.49%) User Experience
5 4 (5.19%) Clustering
5 4 (5.19%) Statistics
6 3 (3.90%) NHS
7 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.30%) CESG
8 1 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 47 (61.04%) Information Security
3 21 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 21 (27.27%) Security Management
4 20 (25.97%) ITIL
5 18 (23.38%) Business Continuity
6 17 (22.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (16.88%) Data Security
7 13 (16.88%) ISMS
7 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
8 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (12.99%) Information Management
10 9 (11.69%) Compliance Audit
11 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.39%) Project Management
11 8 (10.39%) Risk Analysis
11 8 (10.39%) Security Architecture
11 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
11 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.49%) Java
4 3 (3.90%) C#
4 3 (3.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) CISSP
2 20 (25.97%) Degree
3 11 (14.29%) CISM
4 7 (9.09%) ISACA
5 4 (5.19%) CCA
5 4 (5.19%) IISP
6 3 (3.90%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (3.90%) CLAS
6 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.60%) CISA
7 2 (2.60%) CISMP
7 2 (2.60%) CRISC
7 2 (2.60%) GSEC
7 2 (2.60%) ISEB
7 2 (2.60%) SSCP
8 1 (1.30%) MCP
8 1 (1.30%) MCSA
8 1 (1.30%) MCSE
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (41.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 32 (41.56%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.39%) SLA
3 7 (9.09%) BS7799
3 7 (9.09%) COBIT
3 7 (9.09%) ISO27002
4 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.60%) RMADS
6 1 (1.30%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Minitab
3 2 (2.60%) Tableau
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.30%) Splunk
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
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