The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / South West
Rank 228 238 223
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.079% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.64% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 15
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +11.94%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1690 2178 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.42% 37.56% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1654 1516
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the South West

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +12 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 14 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (78.57%) C
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
3 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 9 (64.29%) ITSM
3 9 (64.29%) SOA
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) CCNA
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) Juniper
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) UML
3 9 (64.29%) SSADM
3 9 (64.29%) RUP
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (64.29%) V-Model
3 9 (64.29%) Information Assurance
3 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) Junos
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) DoDAF
3 9 (64.29%) MODAF
3 9 (64.29%) JNCIA
3 9 (64.29%) MS PowerPoint

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (28.57%) AutoCAD
3 4 (28.57%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
1 9 (64.29%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
2 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (64.29%) DoDAF
2 9 (64.29%) Information Assurance
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) ITSM
2 9 (64.29%) MODAF
2 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 9 (64.29%) RUP
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) SSADM
2 9 (64.29%) UML
2 9 (64.29%) V-Model
2 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 9 (64.29%) JNCIA
2 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) GIAC
3 5 (35.71%) GSEC
3 5 (35.71%) MBCS
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Juniper
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cloudera
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