The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
Data Protection Act
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
506 471 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.45% 41.32% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 478 420 427
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the West Sussex region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in West Sussex

Data Protection Act
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) GSEC
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Information Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) GSEC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS