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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 197 200 183
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 48 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.62% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 27
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,200 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
5106 4962 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.44% 82.23% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4034 3524
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +13 22 £32,500 -5.79% 3
Gloucestershire -13 8 £45,000 +21.62% 4
Bristol -8 7 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Dorset - 7 £33,750 -
Devon -9 2 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Somerset - 2 £52,500 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 43 (39.09%) SQL Server
2 38 (34.55%) Finance
3 31 (28.18%) Windows
4 30 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
5 26 (23.64%) jQuery
6 24 (21.82%) Data Protection Act
7 23 (20.91%) Information Security
8 22 (20.00%) ITIL
9 21 (19.09%) C#
9 21 (19.09%) .NET
10 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 19 (17.27%) CSS
11 19 (17.27%) HTML
12 18 (16.36%) Degree
12 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (15.45%) SQL
13 17 (15.45%) Risk Management
13 17 (15.45%) CISSP
14 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (13.64%) MVC
16 14 (12.73%) MS Office
16 14 (12.73%) PCI DSS
16 14 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
18 12 (10.91%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (10.91%) IIS
2 6 (5.45%) SAS
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Office
2 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.73%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.82%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Internet
1 8 (7.27%) Firewall
2 5 (4.55%) Network Security
2 5 (4.55%) VPN
3 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 3 (2.73%) IPv4
3 3 (2.73%) LAN
3 3 (2.73%) VoIP
3 3 (2.73%) SMTP
3 3 (2.73%) DHCP
3 3 (2.73%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.73%) Wireless
4 1 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (39.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.45%) SQLite
5 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.73%) Ingres
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.82%) MySQL
7 2 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.45%) Xcode
2 6 (5.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.91%) JIRA
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
6 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.91%) Axure RP
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Marketing
3 6 (5.45%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Legal
4 5 (4.55%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Advertising
6 3 (2.73%) Back Office
6 3 (2.73%) Billing
6 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.82%) Electronics
7 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Developer
2 18 (16.36%) C# Developer
3 14 (12.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (11.82%) Consultant
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.36%) DBA
7 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.36%) SQL DBA
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (5.45%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) iOS Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.64%) Technical Support
10 4 (3.64%) Administrator
10 4 (3.64%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.64%) jQuery
2 21 (19.09%) .NET
3 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 19 (17.27%) CSS
4 19 (17.27%) HTML
5 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (9.09%) HTML5
6 10 (9.09%) CSS3
7 8 (7.27%) WF
7 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (6.36%) Ext JS
8 7 (6.36%) AngularJS
8 7 (6.36%) Middleware
8 7 (6.36%) COM
8 7 (6.36%) Web Services
9 6 (5.45%) SOAP
9 6 (5.45%) Cocoa
9 6 (5.45%) OpenGL
9 6 (5.45%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.82%) Data Protection Act
2 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.18%) User Experience
5 8 (7.27%) N-Tier
6 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.45%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.45%) iPhone
7 6 (5.45%) Social Media
7 6 (5.45%) iPad
7 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
7 6 (5.45%) Internet of Things
7 6 (5.45%) Data Structures
7 6 (5.45%) BYOD
8 3 (2.73%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.73%) Clustering
8 3 (2.73%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.82%) Statistics
9 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.18%) Windows
2 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (10.00%) UNIX
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.73%) Linux
8 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) Information Security
2 22 (20.00%) ITIL
3 17 (15.45%) Risk Management
4 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.64%) MVC
6 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
7 12 (10.91%) Cyber Security
8 9 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.27%) SDLC
9 8 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (7.27%) OO
9 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (6.36%) Business Continuity
10 7 (6.36%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.36%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (5.45%) iOS Development
11 6 (5.45%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 21 (19.09%) C#
3 17 (15.45%) SQL
4 10 (9.09%) PHP
5 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.45%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.64%) Java
8 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.82%) PHP5
9 2 (1.82%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) Delphi
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) Degree
2 17 (15.45%) CISSP
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.18%) CISA
4 9 (8.18%) CISM
5 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.73%) CHFI
7 2 (1.82%) MCSE
7 2 (1.82%) MCSA
8 1 (0.91%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 9 (8.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (6.36%) QA
4 6 (5.45%) COBIT
4 6 (5.45%) Basel II
5 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.82%) Firmware
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.91%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) SCCM
1 4 (3.64%) SCOM
2 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.82%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.82%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.91%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.91%) Nessus
3 1 (0.91%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Google
3 6 (5.45%) VMware
3 6 (5.45%) Volantis
3 6 (5.45%) Sencha
3 6 (5.45%) Appcelerator
3 6 (5.45%) Netbiscuits
3 6 (5.45%) Kony
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle
3 6 (5.45%) Apple
4 3 (2.73%) Adobe
4 3 (2.73%) Dell
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco
5 2 (1.82%) Veritas
5 2 (1.82%) Symantec
5 2 (1.82%) SAP
5 2 (1.82%) FireEye
6 1 (0.91%) Zend
6 1 (0.91%) Sophos
6 1 (0.91%) Borland
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
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