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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 149 183 189
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 88 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.46% 0.82% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.94% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 29
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,375
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
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
5244 5109 4475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.94% 87.05% 83.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4099 4157 3719
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,495
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +18 47 £56,000 +17.89% 2
Coventry +2 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Warwickshire +10 12 £27,500 -39.89% 4
Staffordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Herefordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Solihull +14 1 £22,500 -41.93%
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 71 (34.63%) Information Security
2 60 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (26.83%) Finance
4 47 (22.93%) CISM
5 45 (21.95%) CISSP
6 43 (20.98%) Data Protection Act
7 42 (20.49%) PCI DSS
8 39 (19.02%) Cybersecurity
8 39 (19.02%) Security Operations
9 38 (18.54%) Fraud Detection
9 38 (18.54%) Identity Management
10 35 (17.07%) Security Operations Centre
11 34 (16.59%) Threat Analysis
11 34 (16.59%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 34 (16.59%) PKI
12 33 (16.10%) Degree
12 33 (16.10%) HTML
12 33 (16.10%) JavaScript
12 33 (16.10%) CSS
13 30 (14.63%) PHP
13 30 (14.63%) Security Cleared
13 30 (14.63%) SC Cleared
14 28 (13.66%) CISA
14 28 (13.66%) Risk Management
15 27 (13.17%) SQL Server
16 25 (12.20%) HTML5
16 25 (12.20%) CSS3
17 24 (11.71%) jQuery
17 24 (11.71%) MySQL
17 24 (11.71%) Windows

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 17 (8.29%) Drupal
2 4 (1.95%) Apache
2 4 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.95%) IIS
2 4 (1.95%) nginx
2 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.98%) SAS
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.41%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.46%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (1.46%) InDesign
5 2 (0.98%) MS Office
6 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.98%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.93%) IaaS
1 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.93%) PaaS
2 5 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.29%) Firewall
2 9 (4.39%) LAN
2 9 (4.39%) WAN
3 8 (3.90%) VPN
4 7 (3.41%) Internet
5 6 (2.93%) HTTP
5 6 (2.93%) Network Security
6 5 (2.44%) BGP
6 5 (2.44%) EIGRP
6 5 (2.44%) MPLS
6 5 (2.44%) Multicast
6 5 (2.44%) OSPF
6 5 (2.44%) VoIP
6 5 (2.44%) WLAN
7 4 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.46%) IPsec
8 3 (1.46%) SSL
8 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.46%) Wireless
9 2 (0.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.71%) MySQL
3 17 (8.29%) SQLite
4 8 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.46%) Big Data
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.98%) MSI
1 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.49%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (26.83%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Marketing
3 8 (3.90%) Legal
4 7 (3.41%) Retail
5 5 (2.44%) Banking
5 5 (2.44%) Law
6 4 (1.95%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Military
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (17.07%) Consultant
2 34 (16.59%) Developer
3 30 (14.63%) Security Consultant
4 28 (13.66%) Architect
5 26 (12.68%) Security Architect
6 21 (10.24%) PHP Developer
7 19 (9.27%) Security Manager
8 17 (8.29%) Analyst
8 17 (8.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 17 (8.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 15 (7.32%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.85%) Security Officer
11 11 (5.37%) Information Analyst
11 11 (5.37%) Information Security Analyst
11 11 (5.37%) Information Security Consultant
11 11 (5.37%) Information Security Officer
11 11 (5.37%) Security Analyst
11 11 (5.37%) Security Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
12 10 (4.88%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.10%) CSS
1 33 (16.10%) HTML
2 25 (12.20%) CSS3
2 25 (12.20%) HTML5
3 24 (11.71%) jQuery
4 22 (10.73%) LAMP
5 9 (4.39%) Web Services
6 8 (3.90%) .NET
6 8 (3.90%) XML
7 5 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.44%) REST
8 4 (1.95%) Ajax
8 4 (1.95%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (1.95%) SOAP
8 4 (1.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.46%) Flash
9 3 (1.46%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.46%) JAX-RS
9 3 (1.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.98%) Data Protection Act
2 35 (17.07%) Security Operations Centre
3 34 (16.59%) PKI
4 17 (8.29%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.83%) User Experience
6 13 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.39%) Cryptography
8 8 (3.90%) Clustering
9 6 (2.93%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (2.44%) AS400
10 5 (2.44%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.46%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.46%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.98%) CMDB
13 2 (0.98%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.98%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.71%) Windows
2 19 (9.27%) Linux
3 12 (5.85%) Unix
4 5 (2.44%) Android
4 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.46%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.46%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.49%) CentOS
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.63%) Information Security
2 39 (19.02%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (19.02%) Security Operations
3 38 (18.54%) Fraud Detection
3 38 (18.54%) Identity Management
4 34 (16.59%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 34 (16.59%) Threat Analysis
5 28 (13.66%) Risk Management
6 23 (11.22%) Project Management
7 21 (10.24%) Wireframes
8 20 (9.76%) E-Commerce
8 20 (9.76%) Security Architecture
9 17 (8.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (8.29%) Web Development
10 16 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (7.80%) ITIL
11 15 (7.32%) ISMS
11 15 (7.32%) Prototyping
12 13 (6.34%) Internal Audit
12 13 (6.34%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (16.10%) JavaScript
2 30 (14.63%) PHP
3 15 (7.32%) SQL
4 8 (3.90%) Java
5 5 (2.44%) Ruby
6 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.95%) PHP 5
6 4 (1.95%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.95%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.46%) C++
7 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.46%) Python
8 1 (0.49%) C#
8 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.49%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (22.93%) CISM
2 45 (21.95%) CISSP
3 33 (16.10%) Degree
4 30 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 30 (14.63%) Security Cleared
5 28 (13.66%) CISA
6 9 (4.39%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.95%) CISMP
8 3 (1.46%) CEH
9 2 (0.98%) ISEB
9 2 (0.98%) MCSE
9 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.98%) PhD
9 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.49%) CLAS
10 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.49%) MCP
10 1 (0.49%) MCTS
10 1 (0.49%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (20.49%) PCI DSS
3 17 (8.29%) QA
4 13 (6.34%) COBIT
5 11 (5.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.95%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.46%) SLA
8 2 (0.98%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.49%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (4.39%) 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%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle
3 6 (2.93%) ArcSight
4 5 (2.44%) Adobe
4 5 (2.44%) Cisco
4 5 (2.44%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) Dell
5 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.46%) VMware
6 2 (0.98%) Citrix
6 2 (0.98%) Twitter
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%) Progress
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.49%) Splunk
7 1 (0.49%) Symantec
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