The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 188 150
Rank change year-on-year +13 -38  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 61 74 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.19% 1.17% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.29% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56 70 171
Median salary £65,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% +11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4596 5757 9274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.29% 90.68% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 5256 7948
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
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 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 51 (42.50%) Information Security
2 50 (41.67%) CISSP
2 50 (41.67%) CISM
3 46 (38.33%) Finance
4 43 (35.83%) CISA
5 38 (31.67%) SIEM
6 35 (29.17%) Firewall
7 31 (25.83%) Data Protection Act
8 30 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (21.67%) Management Information System
10 24 (20.00%) GDPR
11 23 (19.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
12 22 (18.33%) Cyber Essentials
13 21 (17.50%) Degree
14 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.33%) Legal
15 16 (13.33%) Risk Management
16 14 (11.67%) SQL
16 14 (11.67%) Intrusion Detection
17 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
17 13 (10.83%) Security Management
18 12 (10.00%) Data Security
18 12 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 12 (10.00%) Windows
19 11 (9.17%) Patch Management
19 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (9.17%) Kalman Filter
19 11 (9.17%) ITIL

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.67%) FileNet
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) iTrent
2 2 (1.67%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.83%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Office 365
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.17%) Firewall
2 14 (11.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (5.83%) LAN
4 6 (5.00%) Internet
5 5 (4.17%) DNS
5 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.17%) WAN
6 4 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.33%) Network Security
7 3 (2.50%) DHCP
7 3 (2.50%) SAN
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.67%) FIX Connectivity
8 2 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.67%) VoIP
8 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.83%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.83%) MVNO
9 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.67%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.50%) Selenium
1 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.67%) JIRA
2 2 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.83%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.83%) Hudson
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) JUnit
3 1 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (38.33%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Legal
3 11 (9.17%) Banking
4 9 (7.50%) Marketing
5 5 (4.17%) Advertising
5 5 (4.17%) Law
5 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.50%) Electronics
6 3 (2.50%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (26.67%) Analyst
2 24 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 21 (17.50%) Security Analyst
4 15 (12.50%) CISSP Manager
5 12 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 11 (9.17%) Information Analyst
6 11 (9.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (9.17%) IT Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
7 8 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Technical Security Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Architect
8 7 (5.83%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) CISSP Specialist
9 6 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Specialist
10 5 (4.17%) Information Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.67%) HTML
1 8 (6.67%) Web Services
2 7 (5.83%) CSS
3 5 (4.17%) .NET
4 4 (3.33%) HTML5
4 4 (3.33%) XML
5 3 (2.50%) CSS3
6 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.67%) jQuery
7 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.83%) JSON
7 1 (0.83%) Pyramid
7 1 (0.83%) SAML
7 1 (0.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.83%) Data Protection Act
2 26 (21.67%) Management Information System
3 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.83%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.33%) Replication
7 3 (2.50%) FMCG
8 2 (1.67%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.67%) IVR
8 2 (1.67%) NHS
8 2 (1.67%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.67%) User Experience
9 1 (0.83%) CESG
9 1 (0.83%) Clustering
9 1 (0.83%) Fintech
9 1 (0.83%) iPad
9 1 (0.83%) iPhone
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Windows
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.83%) Linux
3 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.50%) Unix
7 2 (1.67%) Android
7 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.50%) Information Security
2 38 (31.67%) SIEM
3 30 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 13 (10.83%) Security Management
8 12 (10.00%) Data Security
9 11 (9.17%) ITIL
9 11 (9.17%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (9.17%) Patch Management
10 10 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (7.50%) Data Privacy
11 9 (7.50%) ISMS
11 9 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
11 9 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (7.50%) Supplier Management
12 8 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
12 8 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.67%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.17%) Java
4 3 (2.50%) C#
4 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (41.67%) CISM
1 50 (41.67%) CISSP
2 43 (35.83%) CISA
3 21 (17.50%) Degree
4 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.33%) CCA
5 4 (3.33%) CCNA
5 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.33%) SANS
6 3 (2.50%) CRISC
6 3 (2.50%) ISEB
6 3 (2.50%) MCSA
7 2 (1.67%) CEH
7 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.67%) MCSE
7 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.67%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.67%) SSCP
7 2 (1.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.00%) GDPR
2 23 (19.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (18.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (4.17%) Data Quality
5 5 (4.17%) PCI DSS
6 4 (3.33%) COBIT
6 4 (3.33%) QA
7 2 (1.67%) FATCA
7 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.33%) vSphere
3 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Nessus
2 3 (2.50%) SCCM
2 3 (2.50%) WSUS
3 2 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.67%) Nmap
3 2 (1.67%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.67%) SCOM
3 2 (1.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.83%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.83%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) Citrix
3 6 (5.00%) Cisco
3 6 (5.00%) HP
3 6 (5.00%) Juniper
3 6 (5.00%) VMware
4 5 (4.17%) McAfee
5 4 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.33%) LogRhythm
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle
5 4 (3.33%) Progress
5 4 (3.33%) Splunk
6 3 (2.50%) Dell
6 3 (2.50%) Forcepoint
6 3 (2.50%) Veeam
7 2 (1.67%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.67%) Mitel
7 2 (1.67%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.67%) Sophos
7 2 (1.67%) Tableau
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 and amazing benefits / options / wellness package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + generous benefits package, according to exp
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + £7000 car, 10-55% Bonus, +more!
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Yoti ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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