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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 214 224 222
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 25 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 1.21% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 15
Median salary £20,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £35,250 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £37,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +16.42%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2113 1979 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.60% 33.87% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1532 2031
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £24,500 £24,751
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram 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 28 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
(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
Cornwall - 15 £20,500 -
Bristol -1 4 £46,250 +31.20% 1
Somerset - 4 £40,000 -
Devon - 2 £27,700 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 42 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) Firewall
3 15 (35.71%) PBX
3 15 (35.71%) Windows
4 14 (33.33%) VoIP
4 14 (33.33%) VPN
4 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 14 (33.33%) VMware
4 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (33.33%) Office 365
5 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 10
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
7 9 (21.43%) Internet
8 8 (19.05%) Information Security
8 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (14.29%) Marketing
10 6 (14.29%) Email Marketing
10 6 (14.29%) QA
10 6 (14.29%) Time Management
10 6 (14.29%) CRAMM
10 6 (14.29%) Content Management
10 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
10 6 (14.29%) CESG

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 6 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Firewall
1 15 (35.71%) PBX
2 14 (33.33%) VoIP
2 14 (33.33%) VPN
3 9 (21.43%) Internet
4 6 (14.29%) Extranet
4 6 (14.29%) Intranet
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Advertising
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
1 6 (14.29%) Legal
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) Military
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 14 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) IT Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) IT Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) IT Support
3 10 (23.81%) IT Support Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Marketing Assistant
5 4 (9.52%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.29%) CESG
1 6 (14.29%) Social Media
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) SCADA
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 10
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (19.05%) Information Security
4 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 6 (14.29%) Content Management
4 6 (14.29%) CRAMM
4 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) Time Management
5 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 4 (9.52%) ISMS
6 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.52%) System Testing
6 4 (9.52%) User Stories
6 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.52%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C
2 2 (4.76%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) CISA
1 5 (11.90%) CISM
1 5 (11.90%) CISSP
1 5 (11.90%) MBCS
2 4 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCP
2 4 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (14.29%) QA
3 4 (9.52%) COBIT
4 2 (4.76%) SLA
5 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) ACF2
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Avaya
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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