The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
139 220 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.68% 42.64% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 123 188 152
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Suffolk

Data Protection Act
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001