The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 182 211 227
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.029% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.12% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £43,500 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -2.17%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Data Protection Act
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1514 1712 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 44.19% 40.54% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1493 1578
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 1 £43,500 -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (72.73%) Information Security
3 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
4 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
4 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (63.64%) CISSP
4 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
5 6 (54.55%) Information Security Management
5 6 (54.55%) Security Management
5 6 (54.55%) ISMS
5 6 (54.55%) ISO27002
6 5 (45.45%) Project Management
7 4 (36.36%) Automotive
7 4 (36.36%) Retail
7 4 (36.36%) Project Governance
8 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
8 3 (27.27%) Degree
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
9 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (18.18%) Legal
9 2 (18.18%) CISM
9 2 (18.18%) GIS
9 2 (18.18%) COBIT
9 2 (18.18%) BCP
9 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) GIS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Automotive
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Head of Security
2 4 (36.36%) Head of Information
2 4 (36.36%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Head of IT
3 2 (18.18%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
3 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
3 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
4 6 (54.55%) Information Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) ISMS
4 6 (54.55%) Security Management
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Project Governance
7 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) BCP
8 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
9 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
3 6 (54.55%) ISO27002
4 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (9.09%) ISO22301
5 1 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk