The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 61 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 16 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.22% 2.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 0
Average salary £19,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
Data Protection
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 481 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.53% 74.92% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 450 401 322
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 12 £19,000 -63.80% 2
Data Protection
West Midlands

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 18 (85.71%) Information Security
1 18 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (80.95%) Data Protection Act
2 17 (80.95%) PCI DSS
3 15 (71.43%) Security Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Network Architecture
5 9 (42.86%) Wireshark
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
7 5 (23.81%) Regular Expression
8 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) Transition Management
10 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
10 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
10 2 (9.52%) Games
10 2 (9.52%) Online Games
10 2 (9.52%) OWASP
11 1 (4.76%) Finance
11 1 (4.76%) Nmap
11 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
11 1 (4.76%) Online Gambling
11 1 (4.76%) Metasploit

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Security Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Information Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Information Security Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Junior
2 10 (47.62%) Junior Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Junior Information Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Security Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Application Security Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Trainee
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (23.81%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.52%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) Security Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Network Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Transition Management
7 2 (9.52%) OWASP
8 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (80.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17K to 21K + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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