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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 70 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.66% 0.27% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.34% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
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
489 294 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.30% 79.25% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 352 218 274
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Watford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) EMC
1 7 (77.78%) Hitachi
1 7 (77.78%) NetApp
1 7 (77.78%) Replication
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) SRDF
1 7 (77.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (66.67%) NFS
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) IBM Certification
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Brocade
2 6 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 6 (66.67%) NAS
2 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
1 1 (11.11%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) NAS
1 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Storage Architect
2 1 (11.11%) EMC Storage Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) SRDF
1 7 (77.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (66.67%) NFS
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) EMC
1 7 (77.78%) Hitachi
1 7 (77.78%) NetApp
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Brocade
2 6 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft