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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 196 217
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.086% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.26% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
1773 1566 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.95% 33.61% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1279 1608
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Learning Management System
2 3 (42.86%) Taleo
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Taleo
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Sales Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Learning Management System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft