The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 275 283 333
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +50
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 182 154 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.67% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.83% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 156 91 89
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Data Protection
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17518 18513 17439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.87% 80.45% 78.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13998 14584 14234
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South East region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in the South East

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in the South East

Data Protection
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 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 +36 54 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Berkshire -8 48 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire +10 21 £42,500 -5.55% 5
West Sussex +15 17 £40,000 -43.40% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 15 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Kent +22 12 £43,750 -16.66% 3
East Sussex -21 7 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Middlesex +14 6 £34,000 -35.23%
Sussex -2 4 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £48,750 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Data Protection 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.

1 80 (30.42%) Microsoft
2 70 (26.62%) Information Security
3 65 (24.71%) Finance
4 63 (23.95%) MS Excel
4 63 (23.95%) Data Protection Act
5 60 (22.81%) ITIL
5 60 (22.81%) Degree
6 58 (22.05%) SQL
7 55 (20.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 50 (19.01%) Windows
8 50 (19.01%) Management Information System
9 49 (18.63%) SQL Server
10 47 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
11 42 (15.97%) Security Management
12 39 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 36 (13.69%) Capacity Planning
15 35 (13.31%) T-SQL
16 33 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (11.41%) Performance Tuning
18 29 (11.03%) Risk Management
18 29 (11.03%) PCI DSS
19 28 (10.65%) MS Office
19 28 (10.65%) Clustering
19 28 (10.65%) SC Cleared
19 28 (10.65%) Security Cleared
20 27 (10.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 25 (9.51%) CISSP
21 25 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
22 24 (9.13%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.46%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.04%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.04%) SAS
3 3 (1.14%) GroupWise
3 3 (1.14%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.14%) Lync
3 3 (1.14%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.76%) Drupal
4 2 (0.76%) WordPress
4 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
Applications
1 63 (23.95%) MS Excel
2 28 (10.65%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) MS Project
3 4 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) Nortel Periphonics
2 1 (0.38%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.04%) Office 365
2 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.90%) SaaS
4 4 (1.52%) MailChimp
5 3 (1.14%) SoftLayer
5 3 (1.14%) Force.com
6 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.22%) Firewall
2 10 (3.80%) SAN
3 8 (3.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.66%) WAN
4 7 (2.66%) Internet
5 6 (2.28%) Intranet
5 6 (2.28%) LAN
6 5 (1.90%) Extranet
6 5 (1.90%) Wireless
6 5 (1.90%) Network Security
7 3 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.14%) DNS
8 2 (0.76%) SSL
8 2 (0.76%) MPLS
8 2 (0.76%) SMS
8 2 (0.76%) VoIP
8 2 (0.76%) DHCP
8 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.76%) VLAN
8 2 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (10.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (4.18%) MS Access
5 8 (3.04%) Data Mining
6 7 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.90%) Big Data
7 5 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (1.52%) OLAP
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.76%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 65 (24.71%) Finance
2 17 (6.46%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.32%) Legal
4 9 (3.42%) Advertising
4 9 (3.42%) Retail
4 9 (3.42%) Marketing
5 5 (1.90%) Publishing
6 2 (0.76%) Back Office
6 2 (0.76%) Law
6 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.76%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (20.53%) Analyst
2 30 (11.41%) Security Manager
3 27 (10.27%) DBA
4 26 (9.89%) SQL DBA
5 22 (8.37%) Senior DBA
6 21 (7.98%) Senior SQL DBA
7 17 (6.46%) Quality Manager
8 16 (6.08%) Developer
9 15 (5.70%) Consultant
10 14 (5.32%) Security Analyst
11 13 (4.94%) Information Security Officer
11 13 (4.94%) Security Officer
12 12 (4.56%) Information Manager
12 12 (4.56%) Information Security Manager
12 12 (4.56%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (3.42%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.42%) Audit Manager
13 9 (3.42%) Head of Infrastructure
14 8 (3.04%) Deskside Support
14 8 (3.04%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.42%) .NET
2 8 (3.04%) HTML
3 7 (2.66%) Software Packaging
4 6 (2.28%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.28%) CSS
5 4 (1.52%) jQuery
6 3 (1.14%) HTML5
7 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.95%) Data Protection Act
2 50 (19.01%) Management Information System
3 47 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (10.65%) Clustering
5 11 (4.18%) Replication
6 9 (3.42%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.28%) Statistics
7 6 (2.28%) CESG
7 6 (2.28%) CESG CLAS
7 6 (2.28%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.28%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (2.28%) CMDB
8 5 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.52%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.52%) Social Media
9 4 (1.52%) User Experience
10 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.76%) iPad
11 2 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.01%) Windows
2 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.90%) UNIX
3 5 (1.90%) Linux
4 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.14%) Solaris
5 2 (0.76%) AIX
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.76%) Debian
5 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.76%) Android
5 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.62%) Information Security
2 60 (22.81%) ITIL
3 42 (15.97%) Security Management
4 39 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (13.69%) Capacity Planning
6 33 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (11.41%) Performance Tuning
8 29 (11.03%) Risk Management
9 25 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (9.13%) Information Security Management
11 23 (8.75%) Change Management
12 22 (8.37%) Cyber Security
13 21 (7.98%) ISMS
14 20 (7.60%) Business Analysis
15 19 (7.22%) Service Management
15 19 (7.22%) Quality Management
16 18 (6.84%) Service Delivery
17 17 (6.46%) Analytics
18 14 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (5.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.05%) SQL
2 35 (13.31%) T-SQL
3 11 (4.18%) C#
3 11 (4.18%) VBA
4 8 (3.04%) VB
5 6 (2.28%) Python
6 4 (1.52%) Java
6 4 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.14%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.14%) C
8 2 (0.76%) VB6
8 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.76%) PHP
8 2 (0.76%) ABAP
9 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (22.81%) Degree
2 28 (10.65%) SC Cleared
2 28 (10.65%) Security Cleared
3 25 (9.51%) CISSP
4 20 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (6.84%) MCSE
6 16 (6.08%) MCITP
7 12 (4.56%) MCSA
7 12 (4.56%) CISA
7 12 (4.56%) CISM
8 10 (3.80%) MCP
9 7 (2.66%) MCDST
10 6 (2.28%) CISMP
10 6 (2.28%) CRISC
10 6 (2.28%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.52%) CEH
11 4 (1.52%) HND
11 4 (1.52%) CITP
11 4 (1.52%) MBCS
12 3 (1.14%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (20.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (11.03%) PCI DSS
3 17 (6.46%) ISO 9001
4 9 (3.42%) SLA
4 9 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.52%) QA
6 3 (1.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.38%) BS7799
7 1 (0.38%) BS25999
7 1 (0.38%) COSO
System Software
1 20 (7.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.66%) XenApp
4 5 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.90%) vSphere
5 3 (1.14%) NFS
5 3 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (4.94%) SCCM
2 6 (2.28%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.28%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (2.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.14%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.14%) SCSM
3 3 (1.14%) WSUS
3 3 (1.14%) SCOM
3 3 (1.14%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.76%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.38%) Puppet
5 1 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.38%) OpenView
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 80 (30.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.94%) Cisco
3 12 (4.56%) VMware
4 7 (2.66%) McAfee
4 7 (2.66%) HP
4 7 (2.66%) Citrix
4 7 (2.66%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.28%) Tableau
5 6 (2.28%) Adobe
5 6 (2.28%) Symantec
5 6 (2.28%) Aquila
6 5 (1.90%) Google
6 5 (1.90%) NetApp
6 5 (1.90%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.52%) Mitel
7 4 (1.52%) Sage
8 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.14%) Apple
8 3 (1.14%) Cognos
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Full Bens Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Onsite Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k + car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18,376 per year
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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