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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 110 184
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +74
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 84 134 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.81% 2.26% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.56% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 122 33
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,507
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -6.43%

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
4160 5240 4242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.81% 88.33% 83.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3330 4305 3556
Median salary £42,500 £43,974 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 26 February 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 26 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
Birmingham -15 28 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Coventry +15 21 £45,000 -8.16%
Solihull +7 15 £32,500 -23.52%
Warwickshire +26 6 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Shropshire +1 6 £25,000 -50.49%
Staffordshire +1 4 £38,250 -15.00%
Wolverhampton +10 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Brierley Hill - 1 £50,000 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 61 (32.62%) Information Security
2 54 (28.88%) Risk Management
3 51 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (24.06%) CISSP
5 44 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
6 43 (22.99%) PCI DSS
7 40 (21.39%) CISM
8 38 (20.32%) Management Information System
9 36 (19.25%) Microsoft
10 33 (17.65%) CSS
11 32 (17.11%) HTML
11 32 (17.11%) Risk Assessment
11 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (17.11%) Security Cleared
11 32 (17.11%) SC Cleared
11 32 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (17.11%) Data Centre
12 31 (16.58%) Finance
13 29 (15.51%) CRM
13 29 (15.51%) Cyber Essentials
14 28 (14.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 28 (14.97%) IT Governance
14 28 (14.97%) JavaScript
14 28 (14.97%) Sentinel
15 27 (14.44%) ITIL
16 25 (13.37%) SQL Server
16 25 (13.37%) E-Commerce
16 25 (13.37%) Freedom of Information
17 24 (12.83%) .NET

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 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.07%) Apache
2 2 (1.07%) CMS
2 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.07%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.53%) Jetty
3 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (14.97%) Sentinel
2 24 (12.83%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (7.49%) assyst
4 10 (5.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.16%) Office 365
2 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.81%) SaaS
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.60%) IaaS
4 3 (1.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.09%) Firewall
2 11 (5.88%) Internet
3 6 (3.21%) HTTP
4 5 (2.67%) LAN
4 5 (2.67%) VPN
4 5 (2.67%) WAN
5 4 (2.14%) Network Security
5 4 (2.14%) Skype
6 3 (1.60%) BGP
6 3 (1.60%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (1.60%) DHCP
6 3 (1.60%) DNS
6 3 (1.60%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.60%) MPLS
6 3 (1.60%) Multicast
6 3 (1.60%) OSPF
6 3 (1.60%) SAN
6 3 (1.60%) VoIP
6 3 (1.60%) WLAN
7 2 (1.07%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.42%) MySQL
3 8 (4.28%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.60%) MS Access
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.07%) OLAP
7 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.21%) Selenium
3 5 (2.67%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.53%) NUnit
7 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 31 (16.58%) Finance
2 16 (8.56%) Retail
3 9 (4.81%) Marketing
4 7 (3.74%) Games
5 6 (3.21%) Legal
6 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.07%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (22.46%) Developer
2 25 (13.37%) Information Manager
3 21 (11.23%) Analyst
4 18 (9.63%) Security Manager
5 17 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 17 (9.09%) Security Officer
6 15 (8.02%) Consultant
6 15 (8.02%) Information Officer
6 15 (8.02%) Information Security Officer
7 13 (6.95%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.42%) PHP Developer
9 10 (5.35%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.81%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.81%) Tester
11 8 (4.28%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Risk Manager
12 7 (3.74%) Senior Manager
12 7 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.65%) CSS
2 32 (17.11%) HTML
3 24 (12.83%) .NET
4 13 (6.95%) Web Services
5 12 (6.42%) CSS3
5 12 (6.42%) HTML5
6 11 (5.88%) XML
7 9 (4.81%) JSON
8 8 (4.28%) LAMP
9 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.74%) MEAN Stack
9 7 (3.74%) Node.js
10 6 (3.21%) jQuery
11 5 (2.67%) J2EE
12 4 (2.14%) Laravel
13 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 2 (1.07%) LESS
14 2 (1.07%) Middleware
14 2 (1.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
2 38 (20.32%) Management Information System
3 32 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (17.11%) Data Centre
4 25 (13.37%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (7.49%) CESG
5 14 (7.49%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (4.28%) Internet of Things
6 8 (4.28%) Smart Home
7 5 (2.67%) AS400
8 3 (1.60%) Clustering
8 3 (1.60%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.07%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.07%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.07%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) Derivative
10 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.56%) Windows
2 11 (5.88%) Linux
3 8 (4.28%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.74%) Unix
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) CentOS
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.62%) Information Security
2 54 (28.88%) Risk Management
3 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 32 (17.11%) Risk Assessment
4 29 (15.51%) CRM
5 28 (14.97%) IT Governance
6 27 (14.44%) ITIL
7 25 (13.37%) E-Commerce
8 21 (11.23%) Security Management
9 20 (10.70%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (10.16%) Incident Management
11 18 (9.63%) Information Security Management
11 18 (9.63%) Problem Management
12 17 (9.09%) ISMS
12 17 (9.09%) IT Audit
12 17 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
13 16 (8.56%) SIEM
14 14 (7.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (11.76%) PHP
3 21 (11.23%) C#
3 21 (11.23%) SQL
4 7 (3.74%) Java
5 4 (2.14%) Python
6 3 (1.60%) Perl
6 3 (1.60%) Ruby
6 3 (1.60%) VB
7 2 (1.07%) C++
7 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.53%) Scala
8 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.53%) VBA
8 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (24.06%) CISSP
2 40 (21.39%) CISM
3 32 (17.11%) SC Cleared
3 32 (17.11%) Security Cleared
4 24 (12.83%) CISA
5 17 (9.09%) Degree
6 16 (8.56%) CEH
7 14 (7.49%) CISMP
7 14 (7.49%) CRISC
7 14 (7.49%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.60%) ISEB
8 3 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.60%) MCSE
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.60%) PCI QSA
8 3 (1.60%) PMP
9 2 (1.07%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.53%) CCDP
10 1 (0.53%) CCIE
10 1 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (22.99%) PCI DSS
3 29 (15.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 28 (14.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 20 (10.70%) QA
6 15 (8.02%) GPG13
7 14 (7.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 14 (7.49%) RMADS
8 6 (3.21%) Data Quality
8 6 (3.21%) GDPR
9 5 (2.67%) SDET
10 2 (1.07%) SLA
11 1 (0.53%) COBIT
11 1 (0.53%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.60%) XenServer
4 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Nessus
1 3 (1.60%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.07%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.02%) ServiceNow
3 5 (2.67%) Cisco
3 5 (2.67%) IBM
3 5 (2.67%) Qualys
3 5 (2.67%) Rapid7
3 5 (2.67%) SAP
4 4 (2.14%) HP
4 4 (2.14%) VMware
5 3 (1.60%) Citrix
5 3 (1.60%) NetApp
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle
5 3 (1.60%) Pega
6 2 (1.07%) Aprimo
6 2 (1.07%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.07%) Sybase
6 2 (1.07%) Symantec
7 1 (0.53%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.53%) MAPICS
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
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