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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 183 192 193
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 57 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.73% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 19
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,450 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -7.17%
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
4945 5083 4251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.16% 82.70% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 4141 3657
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Wiltshire +12 25 £38,500 -12.50% 2
Bristol -4 14 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Dorset - 9 £33,750 - 1
Gloucestershire -19 7 £47,500 +29.25%
Devon -5 2 £24,000 -8.57%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (35.14%) Finance
2 38 (34.23%) SQL Server
3 30 (27.03%) Data Protection Act
4 29 (26.13%) Windows
5 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
5 26 (23.42%) Information Security
6 25 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (20.72%) ITIL
8 22 (19.82%) Microsoft
8 22 (19.82%) Degree
8 22 (19.82%) jQuery
9 20 (18.02%) SQL
9 20 (18.02%) .NET
10 19 (17.12%) Risk Management
11 18 (16.22%) CISSP
12 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
14 15 (13.51%) MS Office
14 15 (13.51%) CSS
14 15 (13.51%) IIS
14 15 (13.51%) C#
14 15 (13.51%) HTML
14 15 (13.51%) Data Modelling
14 15 (13.51%) PCI DSS
14 15 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 13 (11.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (11.71%) Cyber Security
15 13 (11.71%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (13.51%) IIS
2 9 (8.11%) SAS
3 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.80%) CMS
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Lync
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Office
2 5 (4.50%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.80%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Internet
2 7 (6.31%) Firewall
3 4 (3.60%) Network Security
3 4 (3.60%) VPN
4 2 (1.80%) DNS
4 2 (1.80%) IPv4
4 2 (1.80%) LAN
4 2 (1.80%) VoIP
4 2 (1.80%) SMTP
4 2 (1.80%) DHCP
4 2 (1.80%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.80%) Wireless
5 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (11.71%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.41%) SQLite
7 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.70%) Ingres
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.80%) MySQL
9 2 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.41%) Xcode
2 6 (5.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (3.60%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.90%) Selenium
5 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.90%) Axure RP
General
1 39 (35.14%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Legal
2 11 (9.91%) Marketing
3 7 (6.31%) Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Retail
5 5 (4.50%) Advertising
6 3 (2.70%) Billing
7 2 (1.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Developer
2 14 (12.61%) Consultant
3 13 (11.71%) C# Developer
4 9 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 9 (8.11%) SQL DBA
4 9 (8.11%) DBA
4 9 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Security Consultant
6 7 (6.31%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.41%) iOS Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Information Governance Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Governance Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Information Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Risk Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.82%) jQuery
2 20 (18.02%) .NET
3 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
4 15 (13.51%) CSS
4 15 (13.51%) HTML
5 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.11%) COM
7 8 (7.21%) Web Services
7 8 (7.21%) WF
7 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (6.31%) Ext JS
9 6 (5.41%) iOS SDK
9 6 (5.41%) REST
9 6 (5.41%) Cocoa Touch
9 6 (5.41%) UIKit
9 6 (5.41%) PhoneGap
9 6 (5.41%) Sencha Touch
9 6 (5.41%) XML
9 6 (5.41%) SOAP
9 6 (5.41%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.03%) Data Protection Act
2 25 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.81%) Client/Server
4 11 (9.91%) User Experience
5 9 (8.11%) N-Tier
6 8 (7.21%) Management Information System
6 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.41%) Social Media
7 6 (5.41%) iPad
7 6 (5.41%) Mobile App
7 6 (5.41%) Internet of Things
7 6 (5.41%) BYOD
7 6 (5.41%) Data Structures
7 6 (5.41%) iPhone
7 6 (5.41%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (4.50%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (3.60%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.70%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.13%) Windows
2 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.91%) UNIX
5 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.90%) Linux
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.42%) Information Security
2 23 (20.72%) ITIL
3 19 (17.12%) Risk Management
4 15 (13.51%) Data Modelling
5 13 (11.71%) Cyber Security
6 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.91%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (9.91%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (9.01%) SDLC
8 10 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.11%) MVC
9 9 (8.11%) Migration
9 9 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (7.21%) OO
10 8 (7.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (7.21%) Web Development
11 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
2 20 (18.02%) SQL
3 15 (13.51%) C#
4 10 (9.01%) PHP
5 9 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.41%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.60%) Java
8 3 (2.70%) C
8 3 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.80%) PHP5
9 2 (1.80%) C++
10 1 (0.90%) Delphi
10 1 (0.90%) Python
10 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (19.82%) Degree
2 18 (16.22%) CISSP
3 9 (8.11%) CISA
3 9 (8.11%) CISM
4 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.70%) CHFI
7 2 (1.80%) MCSE
7 2 (1.80%) MCSA
8 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (13.51%) PCI DSS
2 13 (11.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (8.11%) Basel II
4 7 (6.31%) QA
5 6 (5.41%) COBIT
6 4 (3.60%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.90%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.80%) Firmware
4 1 (0.90%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) SCOM
2 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.80%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.90%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.90%) Nessus
3 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle
2 9 (8.11%) Google
3 6 (5.41%) Sencha
3 6 (5.41%) Appcelerator
3 6 (5.41%) Netbiscuits
3 6 (5.41%) Kony
3 6 (5.41%) Apple
3 6 (5.41%) Volantis
4 5 (4.50%) Adobe
5 4 (3.60%) VMware
6 2 (1.80%) Teradata
6 2 (1.80%) FireEye
6 2 (1.80%) Twitter
6 2 (1.80%) Dell
6 2 (1.80%) Veritas
6 2 (1.80%) Symantec
6 2 (1.80%) Cisco
7 1 (0.90%) Borland
7 1 (0.90%) Zend
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