Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 355 369
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +50
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 35 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.26% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 26
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% -11.54% +30.00%
10th Percentile £38,575 £45,000 £44,063
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,000 £78,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.76% +26.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,191 6,412 6,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 45.88% 44.89% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,537 5,676 5,773
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,400 £95,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Central London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Central London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Central London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Central London

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
City of London -13 22 £52,500 -22.22% 3
Data Protection Act
London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Central London region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 35 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (85.71%) Information Security
3 18 (51.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 14 (40.00%) Legal
5 14 (40.00%) CISSP
6 13 (37.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (31.43%) SIEM
8 11 (31.43%) Security Architecture
8 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (31.43%) ITIL
8 11 (31.43%) Windows
8 11 (31.43%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) DRM
8 11 (31.43%) CISM
8 11 (31.43%) Risk Management
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
9 10 (28.57%) Security Management
9 10 (28.57%) Finance
10 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
11 8 (22.86%) Information Security Management
11 8 (22.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 8 (22.86%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 8 (22.86%) GDPR
11 8 (22.86%) Data Loss Prevention
11 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (40.00%) Legal
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
1 11 (31.43%) Security Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Information Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Information Security Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Security Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Security Officer
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Compliance Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) HTML5
1 1 (2.86%) MDX
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
1 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (85.71%) Information Security
3 13 (37.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (31.43%) DRM
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Risk Management
5 11 (31.43%) Security Architecture
5 11 (31.43%) SIEM
6 10 (28.57%) Security Management
7 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (22.86%) Information Security Management
8 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (22.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
10 5 (14.29%) Data Security
11 4 (11.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) VB
2 3 (8.57%) VBA
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 11 (31.43%) CISM
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CEH
4 3 (8.57%) CISA
4 3 (8.57%) CISMP
4 3 (8.57%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (8.57%) GIAC
5 2 (5.71%) SSCP
6 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (22.86%) GDPR
4 2 (5.71%) NIST 800
4 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.71%) QA
4 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.71%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Apple
2 3 (8.57%) Siebel