The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 82 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.51% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.13% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £53,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.54% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Data Protection
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
657 755 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.38% 83.15% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 501 659 612
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Southampton

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Southampton

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Extranet
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Intranet
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Extranet
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
1 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Aquila
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco