Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 257 331
Rank change year-on-year +5 +74 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.031% 0.44% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 1.08% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 8
Berkshire median annual salary £55,750 £44,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.70% -39.31% -
10th Percentile £27,175 £39,500 £46,750
90th Percentile £87,725 £75,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% +25.00%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2589 3529 4640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.69% 40.62% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 2727 3584
Berkshire median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Reading +14 2 £55,750 +26.70%
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Database Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS