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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 122 173 152
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -21
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 115 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 0.83% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.00% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 102 33 36
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £54,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,507 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.31% +2.36%
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
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +24 43 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Coventry +4 22 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Staffordshire +13 15 £45,000 +3.43%
Solihull +13 9 £42,500 +3.65%
Warwickshire -12 7 £32,500 -15.85%
Walsall -9 5 £41,750 -
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Shropshire +13 2 £50,500 +6.31%
Wolverhampton - 2 £36,250 -
Dudley - 1 £42,000 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 48 (28.74%) Information Security
2 40 (23.95%) Finance
3 33 (19.76%) HTML
3 33 (19.76%) CSS
3 33 (19.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.56%) CISM
6 30 (17.96%) Management Information System
6 30 (17.96%) HTML5
7 29 (17.37%) Data Protection Act
8 28 (16.77%) Microsoft
9 27 (16.17%) PHP
9 27 (16.17%) SQL
10 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
10 26 (15.57%) Risk Management
11 24 (14.37%) Windows
11 24 (14.37%) PCI DSS
12 22 (13.17%) jQuery
13 21 (12.57%) CSS3
13 21 (12.57%) CISSP
13 21 (12.57%) CISA
14 20 (11.98%) MVC
15 19 (11.38%) .NET
15 19 (11.38%) OOP
15 19 (11.38%) Git (software)
16 17 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (9.58%) Mentoring
17 16 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
17 16 (9.58%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (9.58%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.40%) IIS
2 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.80%) Apache
3 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.80%) nginx
4 2 (1.20%) MTS
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Node.js
5 1 (0.60%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.38%) Photoshop
3 7 (4.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.20%) MS Office
4 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.80%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.20%) SAP ECC
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) SaaS
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.99%) IaaS
4 4 (2.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.78%) Firewall
2 7 (4.19%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.19%) WAN
3 5 (2.99%) LAN
3 5 (2.99%) Wireless
4 4 (2.40%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.80%) SNMP
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.20%) DNS
6 2 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.20%) HTTP
6 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.20%) Internet
6 2 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.60%) MPLS
7 1 (0.60%) SAN
7 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.99%) MySQL
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.80%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.20%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.60%) Big Data
9 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.60%) QlikView
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.19%) Selenium
3 5 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.99%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.80%) JIRA
5 2 (1.20%) MSI
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.60%) JMeter
6 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.60%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 40 (23.95%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Games
3 8 (4.79%) Legal
4 4 (2.40%) Law
4 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Billing
5 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (26.35%) Developer
2 15 (8.98%) Consultant
3 14 (8.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (8.38%) Support Engineer
4 13 (7.78%) Analyst
5 10 (5.99%) PHP Developer
5 10 (5.99%) Security Manager
6 8 (4.79%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.19%) BizTalk Engineer
7 7 (4.19%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.19%) Junior
7 7 (4.19%) Security Analyst
7 7 (4.19%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.59%) Architect
8 6 (3.59%) Auditor
8 6 (3.59%) Information Manager
8 6 (3.59%) Information Officer
8 6 (3.59%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (3.59%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (3.59%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.76%) CSS
1 33 (19.76%) HTML
2 30 (17.96%) HTML5
3 22 (13.17%) jQuery
4 21 (12.57%) CSS3
5 19 (11.38%) .NET
6 10 (5.99%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET
7 9 (5.39%) REST
8 8 (4.79%) Web Services
9 7 (4.19%) WCF
10 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (2.40%) Ajax
12 4 (2.40%) JSON
12 4 (2.40%) LAMP
12 4 (2.40%) Regular Expression
13 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (1.80%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.96%) Management Information System
2 29 (17.37%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.59%) User Experience
5 5 (2.99%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.40%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.40%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (2.40%) PKI
6 4 (2.40%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.80%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.80%) CESG
7 3 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.20%) Statistics
9 1 (0.60%) BYOD
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.60%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.60%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.37%) Windows
2 13 (7.78%) Linux
3 9 (5.39%) Unix
4 8 (4.79%) Android
4 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.80%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.74%) Information Security
2 26 (15.57%) Risk Management
3 20 (11.98%) MVC
4 19 (11.38%) OOP
5 16 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.58%) Mentoring
6 15 (8.98%) Web Design
7 13 (7.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (7.78%) Security Management
8 12 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (7.19%) Information Security Management
8 12 (7.19%) ITIL
8 12 (7.19%) SDLC
9 11 (6.59%) Front End Development
9 11 (6.59%) ISMS
9 11 (6.59%) Project Management
10 10 (5.99%) Internal Audit
11 9 (5.39%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
2 27 (16.17%) PHP
2 27 (16.17%) SQL
3 14 (8.38%) C#
4 10 (5.99%) Java
5 8 (4.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.40%) C
7 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.80%) C++
8 3 (1.80%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.80%) Python
8 3 (1.80%) Ruby
9 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (0.60%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 31 (18.56%) CISM
2 21 (12.57%) CISA
2 21 (12.57%) CISSP
3 14 (8.38%) Degree
4 9 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.39%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.39%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.19%) CISMP
5 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (2.99%) CCSP
6 5 (2.99%) CEH
6 5 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.99%) GIAC
6 5 (2.99%) ISACA
6 5 (2.99%) SANS
6 5 (2.99%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (2.99%) SSCP
7 4 (2.40%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.80%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (14.37%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.99%) QA
4 9 (5.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.40%) COBIT
6 3 (1.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.20%) BS25999
7 2 (1.20%) ISO22301
7 2 (1.20%) SLA
8 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) Xen
5 1 (0.60%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) WMI
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.38%) Adobe
3 13 (7.78%) Twitter
4 10 (5.99%) Cisco
4 10 (5.99%) Oracle
5 8 (4.79%) Facebook
6 7 (4.19%) SAP
7 6 (3.59%) VMware
8 5 (2.99%) HP
8 5 (2.99%) Progress
9 4 (2.40%) Juniper
9 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.80%) Dell
10 3 (1.80%) IronPort
11 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.20%) Citrix
11 2 (1.20%) F5
11 2 (1.20%) Mercator
12 1 (0.60%) EMC
12 1 (0.60%) IBM
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% car and 15% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago