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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 124 168 191
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +23
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 112 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.93% 0.92% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.06% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 50 22
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,650 £32,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
Data Protection
England

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
5061 4916 4468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.29% 87.06% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4024 3710
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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
Birmingham +11 59 £48,750 +21.87% 6
Warwickshire +20 22 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Coventry +4 17 £47,500 +38.68% 1
Staffordshire +1 3 £65,000 +242.10%
Herefordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Solihull - 1 £47,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 (33.17%) Information Security
2 62 (30.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (20.98%) Finance
3 43 (20.98%) PCI DSS
4 40 (19.51%) CISM
5 37 (18.05%) CISSP
6 36 (17.56%) Data Protection Act
7 35 (17.07%) Degree
7 35 (17.07%) HTML
7 35 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 35 (17.07%) CSS
7 35 (17.07%) Security Operations
8 34 (16.59%) Fraud Detection
8 34 (16.59%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (16.59%) Identity Management
9 31 (15.12%) Security Operations Centre
9 31 (15.12%) Threat Analysis
10 30 (14.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 30 (14.63%) Project Management
10 30 (14.63%) SQL Server
10 30 (14.63%) PKI
11 28 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (13.17%) Risk Management
13 26 (12.68%) SC Cleared
13 26 (12.68%) Security Cleared
14 23 (11.22%) MySQL
15 22 (10.73%) PHP
16 21 (10.24%) Microsoft
16 21 (10.24%) LAMP
17 20 (9.76%) CISA

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 13 (6.34%) Drupal
2 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.46%) IIS
4 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.98%) SAS
5 1 (0.49%) Apache
5 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) nginx
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.98%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (0.98%) InDesign
2 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.98%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.41%) IaaS
2 7 (3.41%) PaaS
3 6 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.98%) Office 365
4 2 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.78%) Firewall
2 16 (7.80%) Internet
3 10 (4.88%) LAN
3 10 (4.88%) WAN
4 9 (4.39%) VPN
5 7 (3.41%) Network Security
6 6 (2.93%) BGP
6 6 (2.93%) EIGRP
6 6 (2.93%) MPLS
6 6 (2.93%) Multicast
6 6 (2.93%) OSPF
6 6 (2.93%) VoIP
6 6 (2.93%) WLAN
7 4 (1.95%) DHCP
7 4 (1.95%) DNS
7 4 (1.95%) HTTP
8 3 (1.46%) IPsec
8 3 (1.46%) SSL
8 3 (1.46%) Wireless
9 2 (0.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.22%) MySQL
3 13 (6.34%) SQLite
4 7 (3.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.95%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.98%) Big Data
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.49%) MSI
3 1 (0.49%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (20.98%) Finance
2 15 (7.32%) Marketing
3 10 (4.88%) Retail
4 8 (3.90%) Games
5 6 (2.93%) Law
6 5 (2.44%) Banking
6 5 (2.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Local Government
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (16.59%) Developer
2 32 (15.61%) Project Manager
3 31 (15.12%) Consultant
4 26 (12.68%) Security Consultant
5 22 (10.73%) Architect
6 21 (10.24%) Security Architect
7 17 (8.29%) Analyst
7 17 (8.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 17 (8.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 16 (7.80%) Digital Project Manager
8 16 (7.80%) Security Manager
9 15 (7.32%) Security Officer
10 14 (6.83%) Information Security Officer
10 14 (6.83%) PHP Developer
11 13 (6.34%) Information Officer
12 12 (5.85%) Security Analyst
12 12 (5.85%) Security Engineer
13 11 (5.37%) Information Analyst
13 11 (5.37%) Information Security Analyst
13 11 (5.37%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.07%) CSS
1 35 (17.07%) HTML
2 21 (10.24%) LAMP
3 18 (8.78%) CSS3
3 18 (8.78%) HTML5
4 16 (7.80%) jQuery
5 14 (6.83%) XML
6 13 (6.34%) .NET
7 9 (4.39%) Web Services
8 7 (3.41%) JSON
8 7 (3.41%) MEAN Stack
8 7 (3.41%) Node.js
9 6 (2.93%) SOAP
10 3 (1.46%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.46%) REST
11 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.98%) Flash
11 2 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.56%) Data Protection Act
2 31 (15.12%) Security Operations Centre
3 30 (14.63%) PKI
4 13 (6.34%) Internet of Things
4 13 (6.34%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.34%) Smart Home
5 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.37%) Clustering
6 9 (4.39%) Cryptography
7 7 (3.41%) User Experience
8 6 (2.93%) AS400
8 6 (2.93%) Cyber Attack
8 6 (2.93%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.98%) CMDB
10 2 (0.98%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.98%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.98%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.80%) Windows
2 10 (4.88%) Linux
3 9 (4.39%) Unix
4 2 (0.98%) Android
4 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.49%) CentOS
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.17%) Information Security
2 35 (17.07%) Security Operations
3 34 (16.59%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (16.59%) Fraud Detection
3 34 (16.59%) Identity Management
4 31 (15.12%) Threat Analysis
5 30 (14.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 30 (14.63%) Project Management
6 28 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (13.17%) Risk Management
8 20 (9.76%) Security Architecture
9 17 (8.29%) E-Commerce
9 17 (8.29%) ITIL
10 16 (7.80%) Wireframes
11 15 (7.32%) Waterfall
12 14 (6.83%) ISMS
13 13 (6.34%) Prototyping
13 13 (6.34%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (6.34%) Web Development
14 11 (5.37%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.07%) JavaScript
2 22 (10.73%) PHP
3 14 (6.83%) SQL
4 9 (4.39%) C#
5 6 (2.93%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.44%) Java
6 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.98%) Ruby
8 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.49%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (19.51%) CISM
2 37 (18.05%) CISSP
3 35 (17.07%) Degree
4 26 (12.68%) SC Cleared
4 26 (12.68%) Security Cleared
5 20 (9.76%) CISA
6 9 (4.39%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.46%) CEH
7 3 (1.46%) CISMP
7 3 (1.46%) PMP
8 2 (0.98%) ISEB
8 2 (0.98%) MCSE
8 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.98%) PhD
8 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.49%) MCP
9 1 (0.49%) MCTS
9 1 (0.49%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (30.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (20.98%) PCI DSS
3 15 (7.32%) QA
4 13 (6.34%) COBIT
4 13 (6.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.46%) SLA
6 2 (0.98%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.49%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle
3 6 (2.93%) ArcSight
3 6 (2.93%) Cisco
4 4 (1.95%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) Dell
5 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.46%) VMware
6 2 (0.98%) Adobe
6 2 (0.98%) Citrix
6 2 (0.98%) Symantec
7 1 (0.49%) EMC
7 1 (0.49%) HP
7 1 (0.49%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Mercator
7 1 (0.49%) NetApp
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.49%) Sophos
7 1 (0.49%) Splunk
7 1 (0.49%) Veeam
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
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Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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