The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 73 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -1.17%
Data Protection
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
474 448 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.29% 85.01% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 376 314 206
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Watford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Data Protection 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.

1 7 (87.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (50.00%) Maximo
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Data Guard
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (25.00%) HP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) DSL
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Architect
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISMP
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) SRDF
3 2 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (25.00%) SnapMirror
2 2 (25.00%) SnapVault
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu