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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 195 199 202
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 20 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.07% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 11
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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
1742 1768 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.65% 33.72% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1380 1413
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -2 12 - - 1
Solihull -9 3 £42,500 - 1
Walsall - 3 - -
Coventry - 2 £18,500 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 27 (61.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (59.09%) Risk Management
3 26 (59.09%) Information Security
4 18 (40.91%) CISM
5 17 (38.64%) PCI DSS
5 17 (38.64%) Data Centre
6 16 (36.36%) Information Security Management
6 16 (36.36%) Security Management
6 16 (36.36%) CRM
6 16 (36.36%) CISSP
6 16 (36.36%) ISMS
7 15 (34.09%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (34.09%) CEH
7 15 (34.09%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (34.09%) Management Information System
7 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
7 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
8 14 (31.82%) Information Assurance
8 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (31.82%) Office 365
8 14 (31.82%) CRISC
8 14 (31.82%) ServiceNow
8 14 (31.82%) GPG13
8 14 (31.82%) People Management
8 14 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 14 (31.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (31.82%) Security Monitoring
8 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
8 14 (31.82%) ERP

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 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (31.82%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Law
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Information Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Information Assurance Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Information Officer
4 5 (11.36%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (11.36%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.82%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.82%) IT Technical Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Marketing Database Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Data Centre
2 15 (34.09%) Management Information System
3 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 26 (59.09%) Information Security
2 26 (59.09%) Risk Management
3 16 (36.36%) CRM
3 16 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 16 (36.36%) ISMS
3 16 (36.36%) Security Management
4 15 (34.09%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (34.09%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
5 14 (31.82%) ERP
5 14 (31.82%) Information Assurance
5 14 (31.82%) IT Governance
5 14 (31.82%) People Management
5 14 (31.82%) Security Monitoring
5 14 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 11 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 11 (25.00%) Coaching
6 11 (25.00%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) CISM
2 16 (36.36%) CISSP
3 15 (34.09%) CEH
3 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
4 14 (31.82%) CISMP
4 14 (31.82%) CRISC
5 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (61.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (38.64%) PCI DSS
3 14 (31.82%) GPG13
3 14 (31.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (31.82%) RMADS
4 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (4.55%) SLA
5 1 (2.27%) COBIT
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Pega
3 2 (4.55%) Aprimo
Solihull
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
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