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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 200 184 183
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 41 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.55% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.68% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 33
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.29% -7.60%
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
5000 4138 4393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.02% 81.63% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4088 3561 3858
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +10 20 £33,000 -49.23% 2
Wiltshire +3 9 £37,250 -32.27% 2
Bristol -18 7 £30,000 -
Dorset -1 3 - - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
2 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 28 (35.90%) Windows
4 25 (32.05%) Finance
5 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
6 15 (19.23%) SQL
6 15 (19.23%) Project Management
7 14 (17.95%) IIS
7 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
8 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.38%) Legal
10 11 (14.10%) DHCP
10 11 (14.10%) DNS
10 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
10 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
11 9 (11.54%) SAP
11 9 (11.54%) VMware
12 8 (10.26%) Scrum
12 8 (10.26%) Internet
12 8 (10.26%) Mac OS X
12 8 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (10.26%) XML
12 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
12 8 (10.26%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (17.95%) IIS
1 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.41%) SAS
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.85%) Lync
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Project
3 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Office
4 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) DHCP
1 11 (14.10%) DNS
2 8 (10.26%) Internet
3 7 (8.97%) Firewall
4 5 (6.41%) NAS
4 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.56%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) SNMP
7 1 (1.28%) SAN
7 1 (1.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) DTS
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (6.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
2 1 (1.28%) Toad
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Analyst
2 11 (14.10%) Consultant
3 9 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) PC Support
5 7 (8.97%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Network Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.13%) PC Support Technician
8 4 (5.13%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) XML
2 7 (8.97%) Web Services
3 5 (6.41%) Middleware
4 4 (5.13%) .NET
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.56%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) MSMQ
5 2 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) WCF
6 1 (1.28%) Ajax
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.28%) REST
6 1 (1.28%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (1.28%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.28%) Servlets
6 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
2 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.85%) CESG
5 3 (3.85%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) Mac OS X
4 6 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.13%) UNIX
6 4 (5.13%) Linux
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.85%) CentOS
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) Project Management
2 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (10.26%) Scrum
5 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.97%) Migration
6 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.41%) Web Development
7 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.41%) Information Security
8 4 (5.13%) Service Management
8 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.13%) SOA
8 4 (5.13%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.13%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.13%) Line Management
8 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) Java
3 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.28%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.41%) MCSE
3 4 (5.13%) MCP
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.13%) MCTS
3 4 (5.13%) MCITP
4 3 (3.85%) ISEB
4 3 (3.85%) CISSP
4 3 (3.85%) CISA
5 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 5 (6.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (6.41%) Basel II
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) vSphere
5 3 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) SCOM
2 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) SAP
2 9 (11.54%) VMware
3 8 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (10.26%) Dell
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle
5 5 (6.41%) HP
5 5 (6.41%) Business Objects
5 5 (6.41%) Citrix
6 4 (5.13%) Apple
6 4 (5.13%) Adobe
6 4 (5.13%) Teradata
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) Sencha
8 1 (1.28%) Unisys
8 1 (1.28%) NetApp
8 1 (1.28%) Remedy
Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum +pension,life assurance
Posted: 27 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum +pension,life assurance and 50% staff discount
Posted: 27 days ago