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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 230 219 204
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 15 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 7
Median salary £40,000 £43,507 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.05% -27.48%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +13.69%
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
2300 1874 1718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.38% 35.02% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1589 1465
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +14 6 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Birmingham -11 5 £40,000 -28.88% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £30,500 -
Warwickshire -11 1 £57,500 +33.72%
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 36 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 27 (75.00%) Information Security
3 19 (52.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
4 17 (47.22%) CISM
5 16 (44.44%) CISSP
6 13 (36.11%) Finance
7 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 12 (33.33%) CISA
8 11 (30.56%) ISMS
9 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.22%) Degree
11 6 (16.67%) CEH
11 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
11 6 (16.67%) SIEM
11 6 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (16.67%) ITSM
11 6 (16.67%) Information Security Management
11 6 (16.67%) Security Management
12 5 (13.89%) GIAC
12 5 (13.89%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (13.89%) Firewall
12 5 (13.89%) CCSP
12 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.89%) Windows
12 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (13.89%) DRM
12 5 (13.89%) SSCP
12 5 (13.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (13.89%) ISACA

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

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (13.89%) IaaS
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
1 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Information Officer
1 9 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
1 9 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (13.89%) Security Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Team Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Junior
4 3 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Junior Information Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Junior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Junior Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) BYOD
4 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 27 (75.00%) Information Security
3 11 (30.56%) ISMS
4 6 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 6 (16.67%) ITSM
4 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 6 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (16.67%) Security Management
4 6 (16.67%) SIEM
5 5 (13.89%) DRM
5 5 (13.89%) E-Discovery
5 5 (13.89%) Internal Audit
5 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (13.89%) SDLC
5 5 (13.89%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) CISM
2 16 (44.44%) CISSP
3 12 (33.33%) CISA
4 8 (22.22%) Degree
5 6 (16.67%) CEH
6 5 (13.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (13.89%) CCSP
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (13.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (13.89%) GIAC
6 5 (13.89%) ISACA
6 5 (13.89%) SANS
6 5 (13.89%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (13.89%) SSCP
7 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.78%) CCNA
8 1 (2.78%) CCNP
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.56%) QA
5 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Splunk
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
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Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago