Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 311 317
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 +122
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 28 25 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.50% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 62
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £74,250 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.82% +38.79% -1.11%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,625 £31,400
90th Percentile £86,750 £95,000 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +30.84% -1.11%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,175 5,033 6,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.63% 49.30% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,605 4,560 5,825
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
London Bridge - 7 £60,000 -
Data Protection Act
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 28 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 23 (82.14%) Information Security
3 22 (78.57%) GDPR
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
6 11 (39.29%) CISA
6 11 (39.29%) CISM
6 11 (39.29%) CISSP
7 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 7 (25.00%) Legal
9 7 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
10 6 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
10 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
10 6 (21.43%) Data Security
11 5 (17.86%) SIEM
11 5 (17.86%) Security Patching
12 4 (14.29%) Security Auditing
12 4 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
13 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
13 3 (10.71%) SLA
13 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) iTrent
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 7 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Data Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
5 3 (10.71%) Head of IT Security
5 3 (10.71%) Head of Security
5 3 (10.71%) HR Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (10.71%) Security Officer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (7.14%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 2 (7.14%) Chief Security Officer
6 2 (7.14%) Commercial Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LDAP
1 2 (7.14%) OAuth
1 2 (7.14%) OpenID
1 2 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 23 (82.14%) Information Security
3 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 7 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (21.43%) Data Security
5 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 6 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (17.86%) Security Patching
6 5 (17.86%) SIEM
7 4 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
7 4 (14.29%) Security Auditing
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Document Management
8 3 (10.71%) Human Resource Management
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
8 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Statistics
8 3 (10.71%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) CISA
2 11 (39.29%) CISM
2 11 (39.29%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) CLAS
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (78.57%) GDPR
2 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (10.71%) COBIT
5 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) CA
1 2 (7.14%) CyberArk
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle