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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 50 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 16 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.12% 0.19% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 0.24% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
406 413 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.14% 77.05% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 299 297 273
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Watford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (65.00%) IBM
1 13 (65.00%) Capacity Management
2 11 (55.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) HP
6 7 (35.00%) EMC
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Hitachi
6 7 (35.00%) NetApp
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) Project Management
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (35.00%) IIS
6 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (35.00%) Migration
6 7 (35.00%) Replication
6 7 (35.00%) VMware

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (35.00%) IIS
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Maximo
1 7 (35.00%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) VLAN
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
2 5 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Storage Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Replication
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Capacity Management
2 11 (55.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Facility Management
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) IBM Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CISA
2 4 (20.00%) CISM
2 4 (20.00%) CISMP
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (35.00%) SRDF
1 7 (35.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) IBM
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) EMC
5 7 (35.00%) Hitachi
5 7 (35.00%) NetApp
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) Brocade
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) Fujitsu
7 5 (25.00%) SAP
8 1 (5.00%) Nintex
8 1 (5.00%) Metastorm