The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 82 69 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.36% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +63.93%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
Data Protection Act
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
282 256 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 33.37% 35.80% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 224 230 295
Average salary £34,333 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Data Protection Act
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) HIPAA