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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 139 211 177
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -34
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 106 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 0.33% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.40% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 105 16 29
Median salary £43,250 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,503 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
5415 4508 4216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.55% 83.73% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4229 3767 3500
Median salary £42,655 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +37 59 £55,000 +8.91% 2
Coventry +36 32 £30,000 -50.00% 4
Staffordshire +8 6 £55,000 +26.41% 1
Worcestershire -6 3 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Solihull - 2 £34,500 -
Walsall -6 1 £46,000 -
Warwickshire -6 1 £57,500 +33.72%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 77 (35.00%) Information Security
2 72 (32.73%) Finance
3 55 (25.00%) CISM
4 46 (20.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (19.09%) CISSP
5 42 (19.09%) HTML
5 42 (19.09%) JavaScript
5 42 (19.09%) CSS
6 39 (17.73%) PCI DSS
7 38 (17.27%) PHP
7 38 (17.27%) CISA
8 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
8 36 (16.36%) Data Protection Act
8 36 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
9 35 (15.91%) HTML5
10 34 (15.45%) Degree
10 34 (15.45%) Risk Management
11 33 (15.00%) jQuery
11 33 (15.00%) CSS3
12 32 (14.55%) Windows
13 28 (12.73%) Identity Management
13 28 (12.73%) Management Information System
13 28 (12.73%) Security Operations
13 28 (12.73%) Fraud Detection
14 25 (11.36%) Linux
14 25 (11.36%) MySQL
14 25 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
15 24 (10.91%) Threat Analysis
15 24 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 24 (10.91%) PKI

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 (7.73%) Drupal
2 14 (6.36%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.73%) Apache
3 6 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.73%) nginx
4 3 (1.36%) IIS
4 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) MTS
6 1 (0.45%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 21 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.82%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.36%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.36%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (1.36%) InDesign
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.91%) MS Office
5 2 (0.91%) MS Project
6 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.91%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.91%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.64%) IaaS
2 8 (3.64%) SaaS
3 5 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.82%) Office 365
5 3 (1.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.18%) Firewall
2 9 (4.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.18%) WAN
4 5 (2.27%) LAN
5 4 (1.82%) HTTP
5 4 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.36%) BGP
6 3 (1.36%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.36%) MPLS
6 3 (1.36%) Multicast
6 3 (1.36%) Network Security
6 3 (1.36%) OSPF
6 3 (1.36%) VoIP
6 3 (1.36%) VPN
6 3 (1.36%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.36%) WLAN
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.36%) MySQL
3 17 (7.73%) SQLite
4 13 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) Big Data
7 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.73%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.82%) Selenium
4 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.91%) JIRA
5 2 (0.91%) MSI
5 2 (0.91%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 72 (32.73%) Finance
2 18 (8.18%) Marketing
3 10 (4.55%) Legal
4 8 (3.64%) Games
5 6 (2.73%) Banking
5 6 (2.73%) Retail
6 5 (2.27%) Law
7 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (22.27%) Developer
2 30 (13.64%) Consultant
3 27 (12.27%) Security Consultant
4 24 (10.91%) PHP Developer
5 21 (9.55%) Architect
6 19 (8.64%) Security Manager
7 18 (8.18%) Security Architect
8 12 (5.45%) Analyst
8 12 (5.45%) Information Security Consultant
8 12 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 9 (4.09%) Auditor
11 9 (4.09%) Information Manager
11 9 (4.09%) Information Officer
11 9 (4.09%) Information Security Manager
11 9 (4.09%) Information Security Officer
11 9 (4.09%) Security Officer
12 8 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.09%) CSS
1 42 (19.09%) HTML
2 35 (15.91%) HTML5
3 33 (15.00%) CSS3
3 33 (15.00%) jQuery
4 23 (10.45%) LAMP
5 15 (6.82%) .NET
6 12 (5.45%) Web Services
7 10 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 10 (4.55%) REST
8 9 (4.09%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.18%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (2.73%) Ajax
10 6 (2.73%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (2.27%) JSON
11 5 (2.27%) WCF
11 5 (2.27%) XML
12 3 (1.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.36%) Data Protection Act
2 28 (12.73%) Management Information System
3 25 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 24 (10.91%) PKI
5 23 (10.45%) User Experience
6 17 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.18%) Cryptography
8 6 (2.73%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.27%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.27%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.82%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.36%) AS400
11 3 (1.36%) Clustering
11 3 (1.36%) Statistics
12 2 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
13 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.55%) Windows
2 25 (11.36%) Linux
3 14 (6.36%) Unix
4 12 (5.45%) Android
4 12 (5.45%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.45%) CentOS
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (35.00%) Information Security
2 36 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (15.45%) Risk Management
4 28 (12.73%) Fraud Detection
4 28 (12.73%) Identity Management
4 28 (12.73%) Security Operations
5 24 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (10.91%) Threat Analysis
6 22 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (10.00%) Security Management
7 21 (9.55%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.55%) Project Management
8 19 (8.64%) Web Development
9 17 (7.73%) Internal Audit
10 16 (7.27%) Information Security Management
10 16 (7.27%) ISMS
10 16 (7.27%) ITIL
11 12 (5.45%) Front End Development
11 12 (5.45%) SIEM
12 11 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.09%) JavaScript
2 38 (17.27%) PHP
3 20 (9.09%) SQL
4 10 (4.55%) C#
5 8 (3.64%) Java
5 8 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.18%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.73%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.73%) PHP 5
8 5 (2.27%) C++
8 5 (2.27%) Python
8 5 (2.27%) Ruby
9 4 (1.82%) C
10 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.45%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (25.00%) CISM
2 42 (19.09%) CISSP
3 38 (17.27%) CISA
4 34 (15.45%) Degree
5 23 (10.45%) SC Cleared
5 23 (10.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.73%) CEH
8 5 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (2.27%) CCSP
8 5 (2.27%) CISMP
8 5 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (2.27%) GIAC
8 5 (2.27%) ISACA
8 5 (2.27%) SANS
8 5 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (2.27%) SSCP
9 4 (1.82%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.36%) CCNA
10 3 (1.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (20.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (17.73%) PCI DSS
3 22 (10.00%) QA
4 11 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.64%) COBIT
6 4 (1.82%) ISO22301
7 3 (1.36%) SLA
8 2 (0.91%) BS25999
9 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 10 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.91%) Xen
3 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.91%) Adobe
3 10 (4.55%) Cisco
4 9 (4.09%) Oracle
5 8 (3.64%) Twitter
6 6 (2.73%) ArcSight
6 6 (2.73%) SAP
7 4 (1.82%) Juniper
7 4 (1.82%) Progress
7 4 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.82%) VMware
8 2 (0.91%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.91%) EMC
8 2 (0.91%) F5
8 2 (0.91%) Facebook
8 2 (0.91%) IBM
8 2 (0.91%) Mercator
9 1 (0.45%) NetApp
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
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