Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 134 83
Rank change year-on-year -71 -51 +122
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 55 133 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.86% 2.17% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.48% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 125 254
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% +4.88% -3.53%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,772 5,372 7,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.61% 87.58% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4,599 4,221 6,120
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Berkshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Berkshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Berkshire

Data Protection
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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 -57 20 £52,500 +19.32% 4
Bracknell -9 15 £70,000 +115.38%
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Maidenhead -45 4 £70,000 +278.38%
Ascot - 3 £35,000 -
Newbury +4 2 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 25 (45.45%) GDPR
2 23 (41.82%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
4 13 (23.64%) Linux
4 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 10 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 10 (18.18%) Information Security
7 9 (16.36%) Degree
7 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
7 9 (16.36%) Windows
7 9 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
8 8 (14.55%) Windows 10
8 8 (14.55%) Java
8 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
9 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.73%) VMware
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.73%) Office 365
10 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
10 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
10 6 (10.91%) BDD
10 6 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.27%) Selenium
3 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Gradle
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Mockito
4 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 3 (5.45%) Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Law
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Consultant
1 9 (16.36%) Security Consultant
2 7 (12.73%) Business Sales Executive
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) New Business Sales Executive
2 7 (12.73%) Sales Executive
2 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Technical Support
3 6 (10.91%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Developer in Test
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.45%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) CGI
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.64%) J2EE
2 2 (3.64%) React
2 2 (3.64%) Vue.js
3 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.82%) GWT
3 1 (1.82%) JSP
3 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.82%) RESTful
3 1 (1.82%) Spring
3 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.82%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) SCADA
5 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.45%) PKI
5 3 (5.45%) Smart Meter
6 2 (3.64%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Windows
3 8 (14.55%) Windows 10
4 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.18%) Information Security
2 10 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.91%) BDD
6 6 (10.91%) ITIL
6 6 (10.91%) OOP
6 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.09%) Data Security
7 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 5 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (9.09%) Security Auditing
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.27%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (7.27%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) C++
3 2 (3.64%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (9.09%) CISM
5 4 (7.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (7.27%) CISSP
5 4 (7.27%) CRISC
5 4 (7.27%) ISEB
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) CISA
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.82%) GCIA
7 1 (1.82%) GCIH
7 1 (1.82%) GIAC
7 1 (1.82%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (45.45%) GDPR
2 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.45%) PMO
4 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.64%) QA
4 2 (3.64%) SLA
5 1 (1.82%) COBIT
5 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Postfix
2 1 (1.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
1 7 (12.73%) VMware
2 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
2 3 (5.45%) Tableau
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) CommVault