The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 133 125 166
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +41
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 84 94 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.72% 1.79% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.06% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 77 42
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,200 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -1.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4342 4565 4298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.87% 87.07% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3767 3738
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Protection
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 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 +4 46 £47,500 +31.03% 3
Solihull 0 13 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Coventry -2 6 £18,500 -63.90% 2
Wolverhampton +12 5 £50,000 +38.88%
Staffordshire -10 4 £51,250 +13.88%
Walsall +14 3 - -
Shropshire -7 3 £27,500 -45.54% 2
Worcestershire - 2 £58,750 -
Warwickshire +15 1 £38,500 +19.37% 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 68 (33.83%) Information Security
2 64 (31.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (27.36%) Risk Management
4 48 (23.88%) CISSP
5 45 (22.39%) PCI DSS
6 44 (21.89%) Data Protection Act
7 43 (21.39%) CISM
7 43 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (19.40%) CSS
9 38 (18.91%) HTML
10 36 (17.91%) JavaScript
10 36 (17.91%) Management Information System
11 35 (17.41%) SC Cleared
11 35 (17.41%) Security Cleared
11 35 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (16.92%) CRM
13 32 (15.92%) Risk Assessment
13 32 (15.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (15.42%) Data Centre
14 31 (15.42%) Microsoft
15 29 (14.43%) .NET
15 29 (14.43%) Dynamics AX
16 28 (13.93%) Freedom of Information
17 27 (13.43%) Sentinel
17 27 (13.43%) Finance
17 27 (13.43%) IT Governance
18 26 (12.94%) C#
18 26 (12.94%) SQL Server
19 25 (12.44%) ITIL
19 25 (12.44%) E-Commerce

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.00%) Apache
1 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.00%) CMS
1 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.50%) Jetty
2 1 (0.50%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.99%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (14.43%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (13.43%) Sentinel
3 15 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (6.47%) assyst
5 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.46%) Office 365
3 6 (2.99%) SaaS
4 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.99%) IaaS
4 4 (1.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.96%) Firewall
2 16 (7.96%) Internet
3 6 (2.99%) HTTP
3 6 (2.99%) LAN
3 6 (2.99%) VPN
3 6 (2.99%) WAN
4 5 (2.49%) DHCP
4 5 (2.49%) DNS
4 5 (2.49%) Network Security
5 4 (1.99%) BGP
5 4 (1.99%) EIGRP
5 4 (1.99%) MPLS
5 4 (1.99%) Multicast
5 4 (1.99%) OSPF
5 4 (1.99%) VoIP
5 4 (1.99%) WLAN
6 3 (1.49%) SAN
6 3 (1.49%) Skype
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.50%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.96%) MySQL
3 14 (6.97%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.00%) MS Access
6 2 (1.00%) OLAP
6 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.99%) Selenium
3 5 (2.49%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.50%) NUnit
6 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 27 (13.43%) Finance
2 16 (7.96%) Retail
3 13 (6.47%) Games
4 7 (3.48%) Marketing
5 5 (2.49%) Legal
6 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.49%) Law
8 2 (1.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (23.88%) Developer
2 24 (11.94%) Information Manager
3 23 (11.44%) Security Officer
4 22 (10.95%) Analyst
4 22 (10.95%) Project Manager
5 21 (10.45%) Information Officer
5 21 (10.45%) Information Security Officer
6 19 (9.45%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.96%) Security Manager
8 17 (8.46%) Information Security Manager
9 14 (6.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.97%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (5.47%) Consultant
11 11 (5.47%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.48%) Senior Manager
12 9 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
13 8 (3.98%) Security Analyst
13 8 (3.98%) Tester
14 7 (3.48%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.40%) CSS
2 38 (18.91%) HTML
3 29 (14.43%) .NET
4 17 (8.46%) XML
5 14 (6.97%) JSON
5 14 (6.97%) LAMP
5 14 (6.97%) Web Services
6 13 (6.47%) MEAN Stack
6 13 (6.47%) Node.js
7 9 (4.48%) CSS3
7 9 (4.48%) HTML5
8 6 (2.99%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.99%) jQuery
9 4 (1.99%) SOAP
10 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.49%) J2EE
11 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 2 (1.00%) ODBC
11 2 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.89%) Data Protection Act
2 36 (17.91%) Management Information System
3 35 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (15.42%) Data Centre
5 28 (13.93%) Freedom of Information
6 15 (7.46%) Cryptography
7 13 (6.47%) CESG
7 13 (6.47%) Internet of Things
7 13 (6.47%) Smart Home
7 13 (6.47%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (3.48%) Clustering
9 5 (2.49%) AS400
10 4 (1.99%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.49%) PKI
11 3 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.49%) Statistics
11 3 (1.49%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.00%) e-Learning
12 2 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.47%) Windows
2 9 (4.48%) Linux
3 7 (3.48%) Unix
4 5 (2.49%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.83%) Information Security
2 55 (27.36%) Risk Management
3 43 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (16.92%) CRM
5 32 (15.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 32 (15.92%) Risk Assessment
6 27 (13.43%) IT Governance
7 25 (12.44%) E-Commerce
7 25 (12.44%) ITIL
8 21 (10.45%) Security Management
9 20 (9.95%) ISMS
9 20 (9.95%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (9.45%) Project Management
10 19 (9.45%) SDLC
11 18 (8.96%) Information Security Management
12 17 (8.46%) Problem Management
13 16 (7.96%) Incident Management
13 16 (7.96%) IT Audit
13 16 (7.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 15 (7.46%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.91%) JavaScript
2 26 (12.94%) C#
3 22 (10.95%) PHP
4 19 (9.45%) SQL
5 5 (2.49%) Java
6 4 (1.99%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.49%) Python
7 3 (1.49%) Ruby
8 2 (1.00%) C++
8 2 (1.00%) Perl
8 2 (1.00%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) Scala
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (23.88%) CISSP
2 43 (21.39%) CISM
3 35 (17.41%) SC Cleared
3 35 (17.41%) Security Cleared
4 24 (11.94%) CISA
5 20 (9.95%) Degree
6 17 (8.46%) CEH
7 14 (6.97%) CISMP
7 14 (6.97%) CRISC
8 13 (6.47%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.49%) PMP
10 4 (1.99%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.50%) CCDP
12 1 (0.50%) CCIE
12 1 (0.50%) CCNP
12 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.50%) MCSE
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (31.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (22.39%) PCI DSS
3 19 (9.45%) QA
4 15 (7.46%) GPG13
5 14 (6.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (6.97%) RMADS
6 6 (2.99%) Data Quality
7 5 (2.49%) SDET
8 3 (1.49%) GDPR
9 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.00%) SLA
10 1 (0.50%) COBIT
10 1 (0.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.49%) XenServer
4 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Nessus
1 2 (1.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.50%) Control-M
2 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.96%) ServiceNow
3 6 (2.99%) Cisco
4 5 (2.49%) IBM
5 4 (1.99%) HP
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle
5 4 (1.99%) Qualys
5 4 (1.99%) Rapid7
5 4 (1.99%) SAP
5 4 (1.99%) VMware
6 3 (1.49%) Citrix
6 3 (1.49%) NetApp
6 3 (1.49%) Pega
6 3 (1.49%) Symantec
7 2 (1.00%) Aprimo
7 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.00%) Sybase
8 1 (0.50%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.50%) F5
8 1 (0.50%) Tufin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: £28k - £30k per annum + 25 Day hol, Performance Bonus +more
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6,000 car allowance
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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