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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 141 153 173
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 94 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 1.25% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.45% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 54
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £56,750
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
4866 4412 4898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.76% 85.87% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3706 4310
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +23 61 £42,500 +15.64% 5
Solihull -1 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Warwickshire +8 6 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Wolverhampton +8 4 - -
Worcestershire +2 4 £58,750 +113.63%
Shropshire - 4 £31,500 -
Walsall +16 3 - -
Staffordshire -11 2 £65,000 +242.10%
Coventry -8 1 - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 69 (32.86%) Information Security
1 69 (32.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (26.19%) Data Protection Act
3 53 (25.24%) PCI DSS
4 50 (23.81%) CISSP
4 50 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 45 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (20.95%) CISM
7 35 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 35 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 34 (16.19%) CRM
9 32 (15.24%) JavaScript
9 32 (15.24%) Management Information System
10 31 (14.76%) Microsoft
10 31 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (14.29%) HTML
11 30 (14.29%) CSS
12 29 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
12 29 (13.81%) Dynamics AX
13 28 (13.33%) SQL Server
14 27 (12.86%) .NET
15 26 (12.38%) Project Management
16 25 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (11.90%) Data Centre
17 24 (11.43%) SQL
17 24 (11.43%) C#
17 24 (11.43%) E-Commerce
17 24 (11.43%) Finance
18 22 (10.48%) Security Management
18 22 (10.48%) Penetration Testing

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 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.95%) CMS
2 2 (0.95%) SAS
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (13.81%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (10.00%) Sentinel
3 15 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (3.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.62%) Office 365
3 5 (2.38%) IaaS
3 5 (2.38%) PaaS
4 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.52%) Firewall
2 19 (9.05%) Internet
3 8 (3.81%) LAN
3 8 (3.81%) WAN
4 7 (3.33%) VPN
5 6 (2.86%) DHCP
5 6 (2.86%) DNS
5 6 (2.86%) HTTP
6 4 (1.90%) BGP
6 4 (1.90%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.90%) MPLS
6 4 (1.90%) Multicast
6 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 4 (1.90%) OSPF
6 4 (1.90%) VoIP
6 4 (1.90%) WLAN
7 3 (1.43%) SAN
8 2 (0.95%) LDAP
9 1 (0.48%) IPsec
9 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.62%) MySQL
3 14 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.95%) Big Data
6 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.95%) MS Access
6 2 (0.95%) OLAP
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.38%) Selenium
2 5 (2.38%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.43%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) JIRA
5 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.48%) NUnit
5 1 (0.48%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (11.43%) Finance
2 17 (8.10%) Retail
3 13 (6.19%) Games
4 5 (2.38%) Legal
4 5 (2.38%) Marketing
5 4 (1.90%) Law
5 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (17.14%) Developer
2 34 (16.19%) Project Manager
3 25 (11.90%) Analyst
4 21 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 21 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 20 (9.52%) Security Officer
6 18 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 17 (8.10%) Information Security Officer
8 16 (7.62%) Digital Project Manager
8 16 (7.62%) Information Officer
9 15 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
10 14 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (6.67%) C# Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Security Analyst
12 12 (5.71%) Senior Manager
12 12 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
13 11 (5.24%) Consultant
13 11 (5.24%) IT Manager
13 11 (5.24%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.29%) CSS
1 30 (14.29%) HTML
2 27 (12.86%) .NET
3 19 (9.05%) XML
4 14 (6.67%) JSON
4 14 (6.67%) LAMP
5 13 (6.19%) MEAN Stack
5 13 (6.19%) Node.js
5 13 (6.19%) Web Services
6 6 (2.86%) SOAP
7 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.95%) jQuery
9 2 (0.95%) ODBC
9 2 (0.95%) REST
9 2 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.19%) Data Protection Act
2 32 (15.24%) Management Information System
3 31 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (11.90%) Data Centre
5 21 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
6 16 (7.62%) Internet of Things
6 16 (7.62%) Smart Home
7 11 (5.24%) Cryptography
8 9 (4.29%) Clustering
8 9 (4.29%) PKI
8 9 (4.29%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (3.81%) CESG
10 7 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (2.38%) AS400
12 4 (1.90%) Driving Licence
13 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.95%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.95%) Statistics
14 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.19%) Windows
2 7 (3.33%) Linux
3 6 (2.86%) Unix
4 3 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.86%) Information Security
2 50 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 45 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (16.19%) CRM
5 29 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
6 26 (12.38%) Project Management
7 25 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (11.43%) E-Commerce
9 22 (10.48%) ISMS
9 22 (10.48%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (10.48%) Security Management
10 21 (10.00%) IT Governance
10 21 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 20 (9.52%) ITIL
12 19 (9.05%) Information Security Management
12 19 (9.05%) Waterfall
13 18 (8.57%) SDLC
14 15 (7.14%) Information Assurance
15 14 (6.67%) ERP
15 14 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.24%) JavaScript
2 24 (11.43%) C#
2 24 (11.43%) SQL
3 14 (6.67%) PHP
4 7 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.43%) Java
6 3 (1.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.48%) C++
7 1 (0.48%) Perl
7 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.48%) Python
7 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (23.81%) CISSP
2 44 (20.95%) CISM
3 35 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 35 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (9.52%) Degree
5 18 (8.57%) CEH
5 18 (8.57%) CISA
6 14 (6.67%) CISMP
6 14 (6.67%) CRISC
7 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.86%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.38%) PMP
10 3 (1.43%) MCSE
10 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.95%) PhD
12 1 (0.48%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.48%) ISEB
12 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (32.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (25.24%) PCI DSS
3 15 (7.14%) RMADS
4 14 (6.67%) GPG13
4 14 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (6.67%) QA
5 8 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (3.33%) Data Quality
7 6 (2.86%) COBIT
8 5 (2.38%) SDET
9 2 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.43%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.48%) Control-M
2 1 (0.48%) Nessus
2 1 (0.48%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.62%) ServiceNow
3 6 (2.86%) Oracle
4 4 (1.90%) Cisco
4 4 (1.90%) HP
5 3 (1.43%) Citrix
5 3 (1.43%) Dell
5 3 (1.43%) IBM
5 3 (1.43%) Pega
5 3 (1.43%) SAP
5 3 (1.43%) VMware
6 2 (0.95%) Aprimo
6 2 (0.95%) NetApp
7 1 (0.48%) Mercator
7 1 (0.48%) Qualys
7 1 (0.48%) Rapid7
7 1 (0.48%) Sophos
7 1 (0.48%) Sybase
7 1 (0.48%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago