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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 196 210 201
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 9 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 1.15% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 11
Median salary £31,750 £42,500 £43,507
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.29% -2.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,850 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
1711 2090 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.54% 35.65% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1615 1479
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 £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Warwickshire +34 4 £45,000 +2.57%
Coventry +16 2 £18,500 -56.97%
Birmingham +12 1 - -
Solihull -6 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Walsall - 1 - -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 45 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 29 (64.44%) Risk Management
3 27 (60.00%) Information Security
4 26 (57.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (46.67%) PCI DSS
6 18 (40.00%) CISM
7 17 (37.78%) CISSP
7 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
8 16 (35.56%) CRM
8 16 (35.56%) Information Security Management
8 16 (35.56%) Security Management
8 16 (35.56%) Finance
8 16 (35.56%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 15 (33.33%) CEH
9 15 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 15 (33.33%) ISMS
10 14 (31.11%) RMADS
10 14 (31.11%) Information Assurance
10 14 (31.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (31.11%) CRISC
10 14 (31.11%) ServiceNow
10 14 (31.11%) GPG13
10 14 (31.11%) Office 365
10 14 (31.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 14 (31.11%) People Management
10 14 (31.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 14 (31.11%) Security Monitoring

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 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (31.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Security Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Information Assurance Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Information Officer
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.67%) IT Technical Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Database Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Database Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Marketing Database Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
2 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 29 (64.44%) Risk Management
3 27 (60.00%) Information Security
4 16 (35.56%) CRM
4 16 (35.56%) Information Security Management
4 16 (35.56%) Risk Assessment
4 16 (35.56%) Security Management
5 15 (33.33%) ISMS
5 15 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
6 14 (31.11%) ERP
6 14 (31.11%) Information Assurance
6 14 (31.11%) IT Governance
6 14 (31.11%) People Management
6 14 (31.11%) Security Monitoring
6 14 (31.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 11 (24.44%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 11 (24.44%) KYC
7 11 (24.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) CISM
2 17 (37.78%) CISSP
3 15 (33.33%) CEH
3 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (31.11%) CISMP
4 14 (31.11%) CRISC
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) ISEB
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.67%) PCI QSA
6 2 (4.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (57.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (46.67%) PCI DSS
3 14 (31.11%) GPG13
3 14 (31.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (31.11%) RMADS
4 4 (8.89%) GDPR
5 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
5 2 (4.44%) SLA
6 1 (2.22%) COBIT
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Pega
3 2 (4.44%) Aprimo
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
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