The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 245 253 212
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -41
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 12 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.082% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.28% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £31,500 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.88% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2181 2131 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.30% 29.17% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1565 1477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire +3 9 £45,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire +22 3 £23,000 -29.23%
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 29 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (55.17%) Information Security
4 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
5 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) NHS
6 9 (31.03%) ISMS
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
7 7 (24.14%) LAN
7 7 (24.14%) WAN
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) CISSP
8 6 (20.69%) Security Management
8 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) Information Security Management
8 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Line Management
9 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
9 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (17.24%) CISM
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (17.24%) Migration
9 5 (17.24%) Data Mining
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.79%) Windows
10 4 (13.79%) HTML
10 4 (13.79%) VBA

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) SPSS
4 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
4 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Data Mining
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) MS Access
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.45%) Moq
1 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Officer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) WinForms
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
2 9 (31.03%) NHS
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Statistics
5 1 (3.45%) Informatics
5 1 (3.45%) Life Science
5 1 (3.45%) RMADS
5 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (55.17%) Information Security
3 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
4 9 (31.03%) ISMS
5 6 (20.69%) Line Management
5 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Information Security Management
5 6 (20.69%) Security Management
6 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Information Management
8 3 (10.34%) Data Security
8 3 (10.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) VBA
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Delphi
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CISSP
2 5 (17.24%) CISM
3 4 (13.79%) ISEB
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (3.45%) MCITP
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCA
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
1 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) CA
2 1 (3.45%) Borland
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec
2 1 (3.45%) Primavera
2 1 (3.45%) SolidWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco