The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 62 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.89% 1.83% 2.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.01% 5.45% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 15
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.62% -
Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
133 220 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.62% 33.49% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 109 206 186
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
East of England

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Bury St Edmunds -9 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Data Protection Act
East of England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 14 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) DB2
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) JSP
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) JSTL
4 1 (7.14%) Grails
4 1 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) HND
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Google