The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 78 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £16,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.32% -3.75%
Data Protection Act
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
259 434 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.33% 49.37% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 221 392 342
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Southampton region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Southampton

Data Protection Act
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SecurID
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Websense