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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 54 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.78% 0.19% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.24% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £51,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.29%

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
457 423 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 88.74% 79.66% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 371 369 328
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) OpenVMS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) SSCP
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technology Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) OpenVMS
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Database Security
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SABSA
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp