The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 175 188 211
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +23
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 62 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.82% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 56 27 16
Average salary £43,750 £44,000 £33,808
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +30.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £75,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in the South West

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in the South West

Data Protection
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Gloucestershire +27 42 £38,500 - 1
Wiltshire -12 7 £52,000 +18.85% 1
Dorset -28 2 £43,750 -15.04% 5
Somerset +3 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Bristol -10 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Devon - 1 £17,500 -
Avon - 1 £55,000 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 60 (60.61%) Finance
2 40 (40.40%) Windows
3 33 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
5 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (27.27%) ITIL
8 26 (26.26%) Data Protection Act
9 25 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 22 (22.22%) IIS
11 20 (20.20%) PRINCE
11 20 (20.20%) Client/Server
11 20 (20.20%) Resource Management
12 19 (19.19%) SQL
13 16 (16.16%) T-SQL
14 15 (15.15%) MS Office
15 14 (14.14%) COM
15 14 (14.14%) N-Tier
15 14 (14.14%) Data Modelling
15 14 (14.14%) Migration
15 14 (14.14%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (14.14%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (14.14%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (10.10%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (10.10%) Degree
17 9 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
17 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
17 9 (9.09%) Java
18 8 (8.08%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (22.22%) IIS
2 5 (5.05%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) SAS
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Office
2 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.01%) MS Project
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) Firewall
3 4 (4.04%) Network Security
4 3 (3.03%) VPN
5 2 (2.02%) DNS
5 2 (2.02%) DHCP
6 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.01%) NAS
6 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.01%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.01%) LAN
6 1 (1.01%) WAN
6 1 (1.01%) SAN
6 1 (1.01%) Extranet
6 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL
3 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
General
1 60 (60.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Analyst
2 20 (20.20%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.14%) Support Analyst
3 14 (14.14%) DBA
3 14 (14.14%) SQL DBA
4 9 (9.09%) Consultant
4 9 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (8.08%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (8.08%) PC Support
6 7 (7.07%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.05%) Testing Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Information Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Integration Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) COM
2 8 (8.08%) Web Services
3 5 (5.05%) XML
3 5 (5.05%) .NET
4 3 (3.03%) jQuery
4 3 (3.03%) HTML
4 3 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (2.02%) JSON
6 1 (1.01%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.01%) Yii
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.01%) WCF
6 1 (1.01%) Middleware
6 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.01%) SOAP
6 1 (1.01%) Flash
6 1 (1.01%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Data Protection Act
2 25 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (20.20%) Client/Server
4 14 (14.14%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.04%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.03%) User Experience
8 2 (2.02%) Blog
8 2 (2.02%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.02%) Open Source
9 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.01%) PKI
9 1 (1.01%) IPTV
9 1 (1.01%) Social Network
9 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.01%) Physics
9 1 (1.01%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.01%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.40%) Windows
2 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.10%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (8.08%) Mac OS X
6 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.02%) Linux
8 2 (2.02%) UNIX
8 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (27.27%) ITIL
3 20 (20.20%) PRINCE
3 20 (20.20%) Resource Management
4 14 (14.14%) Data Modelling
4 14 (14.14%) Migration
4 14 (14.14%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (14.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (14.14%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.07%) Information Security
7 6 (6.06%) Project Management
7 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.06%) Line Management
7 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.05%) Business Transformation
8 5 (5.05%) ITIL V2
8 5 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.05%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 16 (16.16%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.03%) Perl
4 3 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (2.02%) C
5 2 (2.02%) Python
5 2 (2.02%) Ruby
6 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.01%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) CISSP
3 5 (5.05%) CISA
4 2 (2.02%) MCSE
4 2 (2.02%) MCP
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.02%) MCTS
4 2 (2.02%) MCITP
4 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.01%) ISEB
5 1 (1.01%) MCSA
5 1 (1.01%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.02%) Basel II
4 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) Snort
3 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (8.08%) SCOM
2 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) HP
3 5 (5.05%) Apple
3 5 (5.05%) Adobe
4 3 (3.03%) Twitter
4 3 (3.03%) VMware
5 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle
5 2 (2.02%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco
5 2 (2.02%) Juniper
6 1 (1.01%) F5
6 1 (1.01%) Facebook
6 1 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (1.01%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.01%) McAfee
6 1 (1.01%) Teradata
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Bournemouth, South West
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Salary: Up to £45k basic + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 27 days ago