Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 93 114
Rank change year-on-year +19 +21 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 15 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.37% 1.61% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.73% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 25
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -6.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £17,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,875 £45,000 £51,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +13.28%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 972 1499 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.77% 92.65% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1310 1549
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £73,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 8 £50,000 - 1
Bedford +8 6 £32,500 -23.53%
Data Protection
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
1 8 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) Security Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (46.67%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Security Operations
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (46.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 7 (46.67%) CISM
2 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 7 (46.67%) Mac OS X
2 7 (46.67%) Apple
2 7 (46.67%) DRM
2 7 (46.67%) Forcepoint
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (20.00%) SQL

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) IT Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) IT Security Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) SIEM Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Database Architect
3 1 (6.67%) ETL Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Director
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) BYOD
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Mac OS X
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (46.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 7 (46.67%) DRM
2 7 (46.67%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Security Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Security Operations
2 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISM
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Apple
1 7 (46.67%) Forcepoint
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft