Period
to 16 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 74 179
Rank change year-on-year -99 +105 +126
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 85 275 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 3.50% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 3.97% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 80 252 147
Berkshire median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -15.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £73,875 £87,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%

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 5,604 6,930 9,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.30% 88.26% 87.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,436 5,236 7,584
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 January 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 January 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 -64 58 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Slough +1 8 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Newbury -26 5 £40,000 +3.23% 5
Maidenhead -14 3 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Bracknell -3 2 £27,500 -36.78% 1
Wokingham -10 2 £55,000 -12.00%
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 31 (36.47%) C#
2 29 (34.12%) HTML
2 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.12%) .NET
2 29 (34.12%) CSS
3 28 (32.94%) SQL
4 26 (30.59%) MVC
5 19 (22.35%) .NET Framework
6 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.18%) jQuery
7 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (18.82%) GDPR
9 15 (17.65%) Information Security
9 15 (17.65%) Web Development
9 15 (17.65%) Java
10 14 (16.47%) Risk Management
10 14 (16.47%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
11 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (15.29%) Finance
11 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
12 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
13 11 (12.94%) RESTful
14 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
14 10 (11.76%) JSON
14 10 (11.76%) Degree
14 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (11.76%) Web Services
14 10 (11.76%) Python
15 9 (10.59%) Crystal Reports

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 (7.06%) CMS
1 6 (7.06%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (7.06%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.18%) Apache
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
1 3 (3.53%) SCCP
1 3 (3.53%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
3 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.88%) Android Studio
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (55.29%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Consultant
4 12 (14.12%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Information Security Officer
10 3 (3.53%) Security Officer
10 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) .NET
1 29 (34.12%) CSS
1 29 (34.12%) HTML
2 19 (22.35%) .NET Framework
3 18 (21.18%) jQuery
4 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (12.94%) RESTful
6 10 (11.76%) JSON
6 10 (11.76%) Web Services
7 7 (8.24%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.24%) HTML5
7 7 (8.24%) WCF
8 6 (7.06%) Node.js
8 6 (7.06%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 5 (5.88%) CSS3
9 5 (5.88%) Java EE
9 5 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (5.88%) WinForms
9 5 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Smart Meter
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) PKI
3 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.35%) RIA
7 1 (1.18%) CESG
7 1 (1.18%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.18%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.18%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
7 1 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Android
2 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) MVC
2 15 (17.65%) Information Security
2 15 (17.65%) Web Development
3 14 (16.47%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (16.47%) Risk Management
4 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.59%) SIEM
5 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Fraud Detection
6 6 (7.06%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (7.06%) Identity Management
6 6 (7.06%) Regulatory Compliance
6 6 (7.06%) Threat Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (5.88%) DevOps
7 5 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 5 (5.88%) Information Management
7 5 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) C#
2 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
3 28 (32.94%) SQL
4 15 (17.65%) Java
5 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 10 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (3.53%) C
6 3 (3.53%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.35%) X++
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) CISM
3 6 (7.06%) CISSP
4 3 (3.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (3.53%) CCSP
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) CISA
5 1 (1.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) GDPR
2 8 (9.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.35%) PMO
4 2 (2.35%) QA
5 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.18%) PSD2
5 1 (1.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.18%) Marathon
1 1 (1.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) RedGate
3 7 (8.24%) Sitecore
4 6 (7.06%) ArcSight
5 4 (4.71%) Telerik
6 3 (3.53%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle
8 1 (1.18%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.18%) BMC
8 1 (1.18%) Capita
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.18%) Sonatype