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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 195 172 155
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 18 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.66% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.82% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 33
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 8 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Warwickshire -14 3 £49,000 +40.00% 1
Solihull 0 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Staffordshire +1 1 £43,507 -27.48%
Worcestershire -1 1 £55,000 -
Coventry -11 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Walsall - 1 - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (37.93%) Information Security
2 21 (36.21%) Data Protection Act
3 18 (31.03%) Degree
4 16 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (24.14%) Service Delivery
5 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.41%) SQL
7 11 (18.97%) ITIL
7 11 (18.97%) Finance
8 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 10 (17.24%) Windows
9 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
10 8 (13.79%) CISSP
10 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
12 6 (10.34%) SLA
12 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.34%) COBIT
12 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management
12 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
13 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (8.62%) CESG
13 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
13 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
13 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (8.62%) C

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (6.90%) SAS
2 3 (5.17%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP PM
1 4 (6.90%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
1 4 (6.90%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) MPLS
2 1 (1.72%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.90%) OLAP
6 4 (6.90%) Data Mining
6 4 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) MySQL
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Electronics
2 5 (8.62%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Information Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Security Manager
4 5 (8.62%) DBA
4 5 (8.62%) Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.90%) SQL DBA
5 4 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) BAPI
2 3 (5.17%) LAMP
3 2 (3.45%) Middleware
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (1.72%) CSS3
4 1 (1.72%) Ajax
4 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) CESG
3 5 (8.62%) Replication
4 3 (5.17%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.45%) PKI
5 2 (3.45%) Statistics
5 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.45%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Wiki
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.45%) VMS
4 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Information Security
2 14 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 11 (18.97%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security Management
7 4 (6.90%) Security Management
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.90%) Business Performance Management
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.90%) Propensity Modelling
7 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.90%) SIEM
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) C
2 5 (8.62%) Java
3 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) PHP
4 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) CISSP
3 3 (5.17%) MCTS
3 3 (5.17%) MCITP
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) CISA
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) CEH
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 6 (10.34%) COBIT
3 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.90%) BS25999
5 3 (5.17%) QA
6 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (3.45%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) Xen
3 1 (1.72%) NFS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.72%) SCSM
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 3 (5.17%) NetApp
3 3 (5.17%) EMC
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Dell
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) Avaya
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
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