The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 205 198 167
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 22 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.87% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,503 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,119 £37,325 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1891 1611 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.83% 32.59% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1382 1169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire 0 6 £19,000 -56.32%
Solihull - 5 £42,500 -
Birmingham -9 4 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Warwickshire -19 2 £43,871 +13.58%
Coventry -8 1 £28,500 -36.66% 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 28 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 18 (64.29%) Information Security
3 15 (53.57%) Management Information System
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 7 (25.00%) ISMS
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) CISA
7 7 (25.00%) CISM
7 7 (25.00%) CISSP
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (21.43%) ITSM
8 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) SDLC
9 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (17.86%) SaaS
9 5 (17.86%) E-Discovery
9 5 (17.86%) SIEM
9 5 (17.86%) ISACA
9 5 (17.86%) IaaS

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (17.86%) IaaS
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) QlikView
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 2 (7.14%) Billing
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Information Officer
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Officer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Junior
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Information Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Information Security Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Security Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Regular Expression
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Cryptography
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) BYOD
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 18 (64.29%) Information Security
3 7 (25.00%) ISMS
4 6 (21.43%) ITSM
4 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (17.86%) DRM
5 5 (17.86%) E-Discovery
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
5 5 (17.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Security Management
5 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
5 5 (17.86%) SIEM
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) CISA
1 7 (25.00%) CISM
1 7 (25.00%) CISSP
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 5 (17.86%) CCSP
2 5 (17.86%) CEH
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (17.86%) GIAC
2 5 (17.86%) ISACA
2 5 (17.86%) SANS
2 5 (17.86%) Security+ Certification
2 5 (17.86%) SSCP
3 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (10.71%) QA
5 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% car and 15% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust
Salary: £12.50 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago