Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 - 195
Rank change year-on-year - +195 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 - £32,500
10th Percentile £36,500 - £29,750
90th Percentile £47,500 - £40,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +34.92%

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 Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,388 1,360 1,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.90% 40.83% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,144 1,070 1,411
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Bristol

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) GDPR
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Finance

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (50.00%) Information Officer
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) GDPR