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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 191 202 210
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 48 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.65% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.79% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 8
Average salary £46,750 £42,500 £33,808
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
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
5177 4797 4435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.71% 82.25% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +21 32 £39,500 -
Wiltshire -23 4 - -
Dorset -19 2 - - 1
Bristol +3 1 £26,000 -38.82%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 56 (60.87%) Finance
2 40 (43.48%) Windows
3 31 (33.70%) Microsoft
3 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
7 21 (22.83%) SQL
7 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
8 19 (20.65%) ITIL
8 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (19.57%) IIS
10 17 (18.48%) Client/Server
11 15 (16.30%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (16.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 14 (15.22%) Resource Management
12 14 (15.22%) PRINCE
12 14 (15.22%) Java
13 12 (13.04%) Internet
14 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
15 10 (10.87%) MS Office
15 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
15 10 (10.87%) Degree
16 9 (9.78%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (9.78%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (9.78%) Migration
16 9 (9.78%) COM
16 9 (9.78%) Data Modelling
16 9 (9.78%) N-Tier

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 18 (19.57%) IIS
2 8 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.35%) SAS
3 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.09%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) MS Office
2 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) DHCP
2 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.26%) Network Security
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.26%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (1.09%) LAN
5 1 (1.09%) WAN
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) Extranet
5 1 (1.09%) Wireless
5 1 (1.09%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.09%) NAS
5 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (60.87%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.78%) Test Manager
4 9 (9.78%) Consultant
4 9 (9.78%) DBA
4 9 (9.78%) SQL DBA
5 8 (8.70%) PC Support
5 8 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.52%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.52%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (5.43%) Integration Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Information Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) COM
2 8 (8.70%) XML
3 4 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (2.17%) .NET
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (18.48%) Client/Server
4 9 (9.78%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.26%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.17%) Open Source
7 2 (2.17%) CESG
8 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.09%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.48%) Windows
2 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (16.30%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.43%) Linux
7 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.35%) UNIX
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Vista
7 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.26%) CentOS
8 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (20.65%) ITIL
3 15 (16.30%) Technical Architecture
4 14 (15.22%) Resource Management
4 14 (15.22%) PRINCE
5 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.78%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.78%) Migration
6 9 (9.78%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (9.78%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.61%) Information Security
9 6 (6.52%) Web Development
9 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.52%) SOA
9 6 (6.52%) Line Management
9 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.43%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.43%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) SQL
2 14 (15.22%) Java
3 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.17%) Python
4 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.17%) Ruby
4 2 (2.17%) Perl
4 2 (2.17%) PHP
4 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) MCSE
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.43%) CISA
3 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.43%) MCTS
3 5 (5.43%) MCITP
3 5 (5.43%) MCP
3 5 (5.43%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) MCSA
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
1 4 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (4.35%) Basel II
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.43%) vSphere
2 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.26%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) SCOM
2 7 (7.61%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (5.43%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.09%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 31 (33.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) HP
3 6 (6.52%) VMware
4 5 (5.43%) Cisco
4 5 (5.43%) Apple
5 4 (4.35%) Adobe
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 4 (4.35%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.26%) Dell
6 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.26%) Teradata
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (1.09%) F5
8 1 (1.09%) McAfee
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago