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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 158 146 190
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +44
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 46 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 1.06% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.34% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 13
Average salary £41,000 £37,905 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.16% -20.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -15 14 £48,750 +39.28%
Coventry -8 13 £45,000 +18.34%
Solihull +7 5 £41,000 +36.66% 1
Walsall 0 4 - -
Warwickshire -8 4 £35,875 -20.27%
Staffordshire +4 3 £26,500 -51.81%
Shropshire - 2 £47,500 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection.

1 41 (44.57%) Data Protection Act
2 37 (40.22%) Information Security
3 33 (35.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (32.61%) Microsoft
5 23 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 18 (19.57%) Degree
6 18 (19.57%) Security Testing
7 16 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 15 (16.30%) SQL
8 15 (16.30%) Finance
8 15 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
9 13 (14.13%) CISSP
10 12 (13.04%) Windows
10 12 (13.04%) Network Architecture
11 11 (11.96%) Wireshark
11 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
12 10 (10.87%) SAS
12 10 (10.87%) Data Management
13 9 (9.78%) Statistics
13 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
13 9 (9.78%) ITIL
13 9 (9.78%) Change Management
13 9 (9.78%) CISA
13 9 (9.78%) Security Management
13 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
14 8 (8.70%) CISM
14 8 (8.70%) SAP
14 8 (8.70%) SLA

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.87%) SAS
2 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) OpenEdge
2 3 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Office
3 3 (3.26%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) SAP PM
1 5 (5.43%) SAP MRS
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) Wireshark
2 5 (5.43%) Network Security
3 4 (4.35%) Intranet
4 3 (3.26%) LAN
4 3 (3.26%) WAN
4 3 (3.26%) Wireless
5 2 (2.17%) DNS
6 1 (1.09%) MPLS
6 1 (1.09%) SAN
6 1 (1.09%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.35%) OLAP
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.17%) MySQL
7 2 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Electronics
5 3 (3.26%) Games
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Publishing
6 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 19 (20.65%) Information Analyst
3 19 (20.65%) Information Security Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Junior
5 12 (13.04%) Junior Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Junior Information Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Developer
7 6 (6.52%) DBA
7 6 (6.52%) MI Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Compliance Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.43%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) Regular Expression
2 5 (5.43%) BAPI
3 3 (3.26%) .NET
4 2 (2.17%) LAMP
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.09%) Ajax
5 1 (1.09%) jQuery
5 1 (1.09%) HTML5
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) HTML
5 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (44.57%) Data Protection Act
2 16 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.78%) Statistics
4 6 (6.52%) Replication
5 5 (5.43%) CESG
6 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.26%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (3.26%) Online Games
7 3 (3.26%) Open Source
8 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.17%) Online Gambling
9 1 (1.09%) Wiki
9 1 (1.09%) Social Media
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.26%) Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (1.09%) VMS
5 1 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Information Security
2 18 (19.57%) Security Testing
3 15 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
5 12 (13.04%) Network Architecture
6 10 (10.87%) Data Management
7 9 (9.78%) ITIL
7 9 (9.78%) Change Management
7 9 (9.78%) Security Management
7 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
8 8 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.52%) Capacity Management
10 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.43%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) SQL
2 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.61%) C
4 6 (6.52%) VB
5 2 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Degree
2 13 (14.13%) CISSP
3 9 (9.78%) CISA
4 8 (8.70%) CISM
5 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.26%) MCITP
6 3 (3.26%) MCTS
6 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) PMP
6 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.17%) CRISC
8 1 (1.09%) HND
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (35.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.70%) SLA
3 8 (8.70%) COBIT
4 5 (5.43%) QA
5 4 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.17%) COSO
7 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
7 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.35%) Nmap
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) SRDF
4 1 (1.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.17%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.17%) SCSM
2 2 (2.17%) Nessus
2 2 (2.17%) SCOM
2 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) SAP
3 7 (7.61%) VMware
4 6 (6.52%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.43%) Cisco
5 5 (5.43%) Dell
6 3 (3.26%) Sage
7 2 (2.17%) EMC
7 2 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle
8 1 (1.09%) Symantec
8 1 (1.09%) Avaya
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.09%) HP
8 1 (1.09%) IBM
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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