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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 196 199 187
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 44 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.60% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 23
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,688 £23,550 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £64,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
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
4954 4321 4276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.33% 82.07% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3606 3775
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +24 32 £38,500 -
Wiltshire -1 3 £52,000 +22.35% 1
Dorset -32 2 £43,750 -15.04% 2
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Somerset +4 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Bristol -11 1 £41,500 +10.66%
Devon - 1 £17,500 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 62 (61.39%) Finance
2 41 (40.59%) Windows
3 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
4 35 (34.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (31.68%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (30.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (28.71%) Data Protection Act
9 27 (26.73%) ITIL
10 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
10 26 (25.74%) IIS
11 24 (23.76%) SQL
12 22 (21.78%) Client/Server
13 20 (19.80%) PRINCE
13 20 (19.80%) Resource Management
14 18 (17.82%) T-SQL
15 17 (16.83%) MS Office
16 16 (15.84%) COM
16 16 (15.84%) N-Tier
16 16 (15.84%) Data Modelling
16 16 (15.84%) Migration
16 16 (15.84%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (15.84%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (15.84%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (12.87%) Degree
18 10 (9.90%) Windows 2000 Server
18 10 (9.90%) Web Services
19 9 (8.91%) .NET
19 9 (8.91%) Java
19 9 (8.91%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (25.74%) IIS
2 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.97%) SAS
3 3 (2.97%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Office
2 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.96%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Internet
2 5 (4.95%) Firewall
3 4 (3.96%) Network Security
4 3 (2.97%) VPN
5 1 (0.99%) DNS
5 1 (0.99%) SAN
5 1 (0.99%) LAN
5 1 (0.99%) WAN
5 1 (0.99%) DHCP
5 1 (0.99%) Wireless
5 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.99%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.99%) NAS
5 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.99%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
General
1 62 (61.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Legal
2 4 (3.96%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Advertising
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (21.78%) Analyst
2 20 (19.80%) Project Manager
3 16 (15.84%) DBA
3 16 (15.84%) SQL DBA
4 14 (13.86%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (7.92%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Test Manager
6 8 (7.92%) PC Support
7 7 (6.93%) Consultant
8 6 (5.94%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.94%) Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Security Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Integration Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Information Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Testing Manager
10 4 (3.96%) PC Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.84%) COM
2 10 (9.90%) Web Services
3 9 (8.91%) .NET
4 7 (6.93%) XML
5 5 (4.95%) CSS
5 5 (4.95%) jQuery
5 5 (4.95%) HTML
6 4 (3.96%) JSON
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.99%) SOAP
8 1 (0.99%) Flash
8 1 (0.99%) Middleware
8 1 (0.99%) LAMP
8 1 (0.99%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.99%) WCF
8 1 (0.99%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.99%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.68%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (28.71%) Data Protection Act
3 22 (21.78%) Client/Server
4 16 (15.84%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.95%) User Experience
6 4 (3.96%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.96%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.96%) Blog
7 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.97%) Physics
7 3 (2.97%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.98%) Open Source
8 2 (1.98%) PKI
8 2 (1.98%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.99%) VLE
9 1 (0.99%) IPTV
9 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.59%) Windows
2 31 (30.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (9.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (7.92%) Mac OS X
6 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.97%) UNIX
9 2 (1.98%) Linux
10 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (26.73%) ITIL
3 20 (19.80%) PRINCE
3 20 (19.80%) Resource Management
4 16 (15.84%) Migration
4 16 (15.84%) Data Modelling
4 16 (15.84%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (15.84%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (15.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (8.91%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (7.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.93%) Information Security
7 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.94%) Project Management
8 6 (5.94%) Line Management
8 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.95%) People Management
9 5 (4.95%) ITIL V2
9 5 (4.95%) Integration Testing
9 5 (4.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) SQL
2 18 (17.82%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.91%) Java
4 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.96%) C
6 3 (2.97%) Perl
6 3 (2.97%) PHP
7 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) Python
7 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.98%) Ruby
8 1 (0.99%) PHP5
8 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) CISSP
3 5 (4.95%) CISA
4 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CISM
5 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.99%) MCTS
5 1 (0.99%) MCITP
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.99%) MCP
5 1 (0.99%) MCSE
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.97%) Basel II
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.99%) Snort
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.95%) SCOM
3 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.99%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) HP
3 7 (6.93%) Adobe
4 5 (4.95%) Apple
4 5 (4.95%) Twitter
5 3 (2.97%) Teradata
5 3 (2.97%) Google
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle
5 3 (2.97%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco
6 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 2 (1.98%) Juniper
6 2 (1.98%) VMware
7 1 (0.99%) F5
7 1 (0.99%) Facebook
7 1 (0.99%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.99%) McAfee
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