The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 154 166 164
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 43 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.72% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.94% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 13
Average salary £47,500 £58,750 £40,157
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% +46.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £41,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Data Protection
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 14 £47,500 -19.14% 1
Coventry +13 10 £42,763 -28.72%
Staffordshire -1 7 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Warwickshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire +1 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £45,000 - 2
Walsall - 1 £19,000 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 36 (41.86%) SQL
1 36 (41.86%) SQL Server
1 36 (41.86%) Data Protection Act
2 27 (31.40%) Finance
3 25 (29.07%) .NET
4 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 20 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (23.26%) Information Security
5 18 (20.93%) Security Testing
6 16 (18.60%) T-SQL
6 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
7 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (16.28%) Windows
8 14 (16.28%) MCSE
8 14 (16.28%) Web Development
9 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
9 13 (15.12%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (13.95%) ITIL
10 12 (13.95%) SAN
10 12 (13.95%) Remedy
10 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (11.63%) Change Management
11 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
12 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
12 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
12 9 (10.47%) ETL
12 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (10.47%) Degree
12 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.49%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.16%) SAS
6 1 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Project
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Tridion
1 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) SAN
2 7 (8.14%) Firewall
3 6 (6.98%) Internet
4 5 (5.81%) VoIP
5 4 (4.65%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.33%) WAN
6 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (1.16%) Intranet
7 1 (1.16%) PBX
7 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.49%) Toad
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Legal
3 5 (5.81%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Security Specialist
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (11.63%) Application Security Specialist
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) SQL DBA
8 6 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (6.98%) DBA
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Compliance Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) .NET
2 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.65%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) LAMP
4 3 (3.49%) CSS
4 3 (3.49%) MSMQ
4 3 (3.49%) jQuery
4 3 (3.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (41.86%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.98%) Replication
4 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.65%) Clustering
5 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) DTV
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) Firmware
8 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.81%) Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) SUSE
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Information Security
2 18 (20.93%) Security Testing
3 14 (16.28%) Web Development
4 13 (15.12%) Ethical Hacking
5 12 (13.95%) ITIL
6 10 (11.63%) Change Management
7 9 (10.47%) ETL
8 8 (9.30%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.14%) Information Security Management
9 7 (8.14%) Security Management
9 7 (8.14%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.98%) Project Management
10 6 (6.98%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.81%) Migration
11 5 (5.81%) Process Management
11 5 (5.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) SQL
2 16 (18.60%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.65%) C#
4 3 (3.49%) PHP
4 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
5 2 (2.33%) VB
5 2 (2.33%) C
6 1 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.28%) MCSE
3 9 (10.47%) Degree
4 6 (6.98%) CCNA
4 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.81%) MCSA
5 5 (5.81%) MCITP
6 4 (4.65%) MCTS
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.33%) CISA
7 2 (2.33%) QiCA
8 1 (1.16%) CISM
8 1 (1.16%) CISSP
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
3 8 (9.30%) COBIT
4 7 (8.14%) SLA
5 5 (5.81%) QA
6 3 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (3.49%) Basel II
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.65%) UAG
4 4 (4.65%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) SCCM
2 7 (8.14%) SCOM
3 4 (4.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (4.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (4.65%) MOM
3 4 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.49%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.49%) SCDPM
4 3 (3.49%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.33%) SCSM
5 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) Remedy
3 6 (6.98%) VMware
3 6 (6.98%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) NetApp
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) Dell
5 4 (4.65%) SAP
5 4 (4.65%) Symantec
6 3 (3.49%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.49%) HP
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.49%) Acronis
6 3 (3.49%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.33%) BT
8 1 (1.16%) Lotus
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) Panasonic
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group
Salary: £20000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago