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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 206 181 192
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 35 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.68% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.83% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 20
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £29,349
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £65,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
5158 4321 4124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.51% 82.20% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4242 3742 3593
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,450 £57,500 £56,595
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 +9 18 £31,500 -51.53%
Wiltshire -8 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Dorset -10 5 - - 2
Bristol -12 3 £25,250 -12.17% 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 29 (40.28%) Windows
3 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 25 (34.72%) Data Protection Act
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (20.83%) SQL
7 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.06%) IIS
8 13 (18.06%) MS Exchange
8 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (15.28%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.89%) Internet
10 10 (13.89%) XML
11 9 (12.50%) Java
12 8 (11.11%) DHCP
12 8 (11.11%) DNS
12 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
12 8 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (11.11%) SCOM
13 7 (9.72%) Degree
13 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (9.72%) Web Services
13 7 (9.72%) Project Management
13 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (9.72%) Information Security
14 6 (8.33%) Firewall
14 6 (8.33%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 13 (18.06%) IIS
1 13 (18.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.94%) SAS
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.17%) Lync
5 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Internet
2 8 (11.11%) DNS
2 8 (11.11%) DHCP
3 6 (8.33%) Firewall
4 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.56%) VPN
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.78%) NAS
7 2 (2.78%) Network Security
8 1 (1.39%) SNMP
8 1 (1.39%) SAN
8 1 (1.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (2.78%) DTS
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Toad
2 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Consultant
3 9 (12.50%) Architect
3 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (11.11%) PC Support
5 7 (9.72%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Information Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) PC Support Technician
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.56%) Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) XML
2 7 (9.72%) Web Services
3 5 (6.94%) Middleware
4 4 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) MSMQ
5 2 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (1.39%) REST
6 1 (1.39%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.39%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.39%) Ajax
6 1 (1.39%) WCF
6 1 (1.39%) Servlets
6 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.72%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 3 (4.17%) CESG
5 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Replication
7 1 (1.39%) NHS
7 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Windows
2 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 8 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.56%) UNIX
6 4 (5.56%) Linux
7 3 (4.17%) CentOS
7 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (15.28%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (9.72%) Project Management
3 7 (9.72%) Information Security
3 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL
4 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.94%) Web Development
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL V2
5 4 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.56%) Line Management
5 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.56%) Service Management
5 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.56%) SOA
5 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.39%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) MCSE
2 5 (6.94%) CISSP
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CISA
3 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.56%) MCTS
3 4 (5.56%) MCITP
3 4 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
1 5 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (6.94%) Basel II
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCOM
2 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) VMware
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.94%) Dell
3 5 (6.94%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) Adobe
4 4 (5.56%) Teradata
4 4 (5.56%) Apple
4 4 (5.56%) Citrix
4 4 (5.56%) SAP
5 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) HP
6 2 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.39%) Unisys
7 1 (1.39%) Remedy
7 1 (1.39%) Sencha
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