The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.50% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.69%
Data Protection Act
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
252 183 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.14% 33.83% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 230 134 202
Average salary £46,150 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.72% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,648
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Swindon

Data Protection Act
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) Intranet
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Extranet
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) Legal
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) CRAMM
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) ACF2
1 6 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (83.33%) MBCS
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) QiCA

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Extranet
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Intranet
General
1 6 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Security Officer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (100.00%) CRAMM
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISA
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) MBCS
2 1 (16.67%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) ACF2
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle