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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 166 268 333
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +65
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 385 217 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.99% 1.00% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.18% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 303 191 93
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,025
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,507 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.05% +2.36%
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
16519 18327 19777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.51% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13890 14456 15722
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 2016.

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 May 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
(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
Berkshire +100 145 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Oxfordshire +50 57 £43,750 -23.91% 4
East Sussex +66 50 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey -20 43 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Hampshire +25 39 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Kent 0 23 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 10 £40,750 -24.18% 3
West Sussex -19 10 £41,250 +3.12%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 154 (22.25%) HTML
2 152 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (20.66%) JavaScript
4 140 (20.23%) CSS
5 123 (17.77%) Microsoft
6 119 (17.20%) Information Security
7 118 (17.05%) Java
8 112 (16.18%) SQL
9 109 (15.75%) Windows
10 104 (15.03%) jQuery
11 103 (14.88%) SQL Server
12 101 (14.60%) C#
13 98 (14.16%) Python
14 91 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
15 88 (12.72%) Data Protection Act
16 87 (12.57%) Finance
17 81 (11.71%) C++
18 79 (11.42%) Linux
19 78 (11.27%) Retail
20 73 (10.55%) User Experience
21 68 (9.83%) PHP
22 67 (9.68%) Perl
23 65 (9.39%) Ruby
24 64 (9.25%) MySQL
25 63 (9.10%) Degree
26 62 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
27 61 (8.82%) HTML5
28 56 (8.09%) .NET
29 55 (7.95%) Legal
29 55 (7.95%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 29 (4.19%) JBoss
2 28 (4.05%) nginx
3 24 (3.47%) OpenStack
4 21 (3.03%) IIS
5 18 (2.60%) CMS
6 11 (1.59%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.30%) Node.js
7 9 (1.30%) WordPress
8 8 (1.16%) Apache
8 8 (1.16%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.87%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.72%) Drupal
12 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.58%) SAS
12 4 (0.58%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (5.64%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 22 (3.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (3.18%) Photoshop
4 19 (2.75%) MS Office
5 13 (1.88%) InDesign
6 2 (0.29%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 14 (2.02%) Magento
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.02%) SaaS
4 8 (1.16%) Office 365
5 7 (1.01%) AdWords
6 4 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.29%) PaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Firebase
8 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.14%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.51%) Firewall
2 40 (5.78%) DNS
3 28 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.18%) Internet
5 16 (2.31%) SAN
5 16 (2.31%) VPN
6 13 (1.88%) WAN
7 12 (1.73%) Network Security
8 9 (1.30%) LAN
8 9 (1.30%) SSL
9 8 (1.16%) FTP
10 7 (1.01%) DHCP
10 7 (1.01%) SMTP
11 6 (0.87%) iSCSI
11 6 (0.87%) NAS
12 5 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.72%) LDAP
13 4 (0.58%) IPsec
13 4 (0.58%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 64 (9.25%) MySQL
3 43 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 16 (2.31%) MongoDB
5 16 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.02%) Big Data
8 13 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.16%) DTS
11 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.72%) OLAP
12 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.43%) MS Access
14 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 44 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 27 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.02%) Subversion
5 8 (1.16%) Jasmine
5 8 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (1.16%) Protractor
5 8 (1.16%) QUnit
5 8 (1.16%) TestNG
5 8 (1.16%) Toad
5 8 (1.16%) WinDbg
6 7 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.87%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.87%) PHPUnit
7 6 (0.87%) Selenium
8 5 (0.72%) Ant
8 5 (0.72%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.43%) RSpec
9 3 (0.43%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.29%) Grunt
General
1 87 (12.57%) Finance
2 78 (11.27%) Retail
3 55 (7.95%) Legal
4 43 (6.21%) Marketing
5 27 (3.90%) Advertising
6 25 (3.61%) Law
7 24 (3.47%) Publishing
8 13 (1.88%) Automotive
9 12 (1.73%) Banking
10 10 (1.45%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.87%) Games
12 4 (0.58%) French Language
12 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 198 (28.61%) Developer
2 79 (11.42%) Consultant
3 55 (7.95%) Security Consultant
4 54 (7.80%) Designer
5 49 (7.08%) Digital Designer
6 48 (6.94%) Analyst
7 47 (6.79%) PHP Developer
8 41 (5.92%) C# Developer
9 38 (5.49%) Software Engineer
10 37 (5.35%) Senior Developer
11 33 (4.77%) .NET Developer
12 32 (4.62%) DBA
13 31 (4.48%) Administrator
14 30 (4.34%) HTML Developer
15 29 (4.19%) Senior Consultant
15 29 (4.19%) SQL Developer
16 28 (4.05%) Java Engineer
17 27 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
17 27 (3.90%) C++ Software Engineer
17 27 (3.90%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (22.25%) HTML
2 140 (20.23%) CSS
3 104 (15.03%) jQuery
4 61 (8.82%) HTML5
5 56 (8.09%) .NET
6 55 (7.95%) CSS3
7 49 (7.08%) AngularJS
8 43 (6.21%) XML
9 39 (5.64%) Web Services
10 35 (5.06%) ASP.NET
11 30 (4.34%) Ajax
12 27 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 23 (3.32%) Ruby on Rails
15 17 (2.46%) J2EE
16 15 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 15 (2.17%) RESTful
16 15 (2.17%) Sass
16 15 (2.17%) STL
17 14 (2.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (12.72%) Data Protection Act
3 73 (10.55%) User Experience
4 50 (7.23%) Visualisation
5 46 (6.65%) Management Information System
6 35 (5.06%) PKI
7 29 (4.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 27 (3.90%) Computer Science
9 21 (3.03%) Data Centre
10 18 (2.60%) Clustering
11 17 (2.46%) Digital Media
11 17 (2.46%) Replication
12 15 (2.17%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.88%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.88%) N-Tier
14 11 (1.59%) e-Learning
14 11 (1.59%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.59%) Statistics
15 10 (1.45%) Animation
15 10 (1.45%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 109 (15.75%) Windows
2 79 (11.42%) Linux
3 24 (3.47%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.18%) Android
4 22 (3.18%) Unix
5 16 (2.31%) Ubuntu
6 15 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.73%) CentOS
8 11 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.16%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (17.20%) Information Security
3 55 (7.95%) MVC
4 50 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 50 (7.23%) ITIL
5 46 (6.65%) Customer Engagement
5 46 (6.65%) Data Visualisation
5 46 (6.65%) Mentoring
6 45 (6.50%) E-Commerce
6 45 (6.50%) Risk Management
6 45 (6.50%) Software Engineering
7 42 (6.07%) Scrum
8 41 (5.92%) Cybersecurity
9 40 (5.78%) Fraud Detection
10 39 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 39 (5.64%) Pair Programming
10 39 (5.64%) Security Management
11 38 (5.49%) Business Continuity
12 37 (5.35%) Web Development
13 36 (5.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 143 (20.66%) JavaScript
2 118 (17.05%) Java
3 112 (16.18%) SQL
4 101 (14.60%) C#
5 98 (14.16%) Python
6 81 (11.71%) C++
7 68 (9.83%) PHP
8 67 (9.68%) Perl
9 65 (9.39%) Ruby
10 15 (2.17%) C
10 15 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 11 (1.59%) Scala
11 11 (1.59%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.72%) R
15 3 (0.43%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (9.10%) Degree
2 54 (7.80%) CISSP
3 28 (4.05%) CISM
4 23 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.46%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.31%) CISA
7 15 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 14 (2.02%) ISACA
9 10 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.30%) IISP
11 8 (1.16%) CREST Certified
12 7 (1.01%) CLAS
13 6 (0.87%) CCNA
13 6 (0.87%) CITP
13 6 (0.87%) GSEC
13 6 (0.87%) ISSEP
14 5 (0.72%) CCNP
14 5 (0.72%) CRISC
15 4 (0.58%) GISF
15 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (7.23%) PCI DSS
3 48 (6.94%) QA
4 26 (3.76%) SLA
5 17 (2.46%) COBIT
6 16 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (1.73%) Data Quality
8 9 (1.30%) ISO27002
9 7 (1.01%) BS7799
9 7 (1.01%) ISO22301
10 6 (0.87%) BS25999
10 6 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.72%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (0.72%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.72%) ISO27005
12 1 (0.14%) GAMP
12 1 (0.14%) ISO 14000
12 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.14%) RMADS
12 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.61%) Docker
3 22 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.30%) Xen
6 8 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.58%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.58%) Samba
8 3 (0.43%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.29%) vCloud
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.14%) Squid
10 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (0.72%) SCOM
4 4 (0.58%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.58%) Nagios
4 4 (0.58%) RSA Archer
5 3 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.29%) Puppet
6 2 (0.29%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.14%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (17.77%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.66%) Sophos
3 34 (4.91%) Adobe
4 31 (4.48%) F5
5 27 (3.90%) Oracle
6 24 (3.47%) Cisco
6 24 (3.47%) VMware
7 17 (2.46%) ArcSight
8 16 (2.31%) Google
9 13 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.73%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.59%) Citrix
12 8 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
12 8 (1.16%) IBM
12 8 (1.16%) Intel Security
12 8 (1.16%) Zend
13 7 (1.01%) Sun
14 5 (0.72%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.72%) Tripwire
14 5 (0.72%) Veritas
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Thales
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £351 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + +bens +bonus + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: Salary negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
Marks Sattin
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Reigate
Huxley
Salary: Package
Posted: 27 days ago