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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 200 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 18 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -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
1831 2019 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 39.36% 38.11% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1644 1556
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (39.39%) MS Office
5 12 (36.36%) Change Management
5 12 (36.36%) Data Management
5 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
6 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (24.24%) CRM
8 7 (21.21%) Use Case
8 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
8 7 (21.21%) Legal
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.12%) Project Management
10 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
11 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 3 (9.09%) Scrum
11 3 (9.09%) Information Security
11 3 (9.09%) CRAMM
11 3 (9.09%) Kanban
11 3 (9.09%) CISM
11 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
11 3 (9.09%) CISSP
11 3 (9.09%) ISO 9000
11 3 (9.09%) ITIL
11 3 (9.09%) SSADM
12 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
12 2 (6.06%) ERP
12 2 (6.06%) COM

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) MS Access
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Analyst
2 17 (51.52%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) COM
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 12 (36.36%) Change Management
2 12 (36.36%) Data Management
3 8 (24.24%) CRM
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Use Case
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) SSADM
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 3 (9.09%) CRAMM
6 3 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (6.06%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (6.06%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VB
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CISSP
1 3 (9.09%) CISM
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos
3 1 (3.03%) i2