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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
London / City of London
Rank 161 164 273
Rank change year-on-year +3 +109  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 58 107 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.16% 1.52% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.69% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 53 104 37
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,650 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £69,250 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

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 4527 6340 8881
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.36% 90.21% 87.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4133 5640 7475
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 £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 53 (46.09%) Information Security
2 44 (38.26%) CISSP
3 42 (36.52%) CISM
4 40 (34.78%) Finance
5 35 (30.43%) CISA
6 31 (26.96%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (21.74%) Management Information System
8 22 (19.13%) Data Protection Act
9 20 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 19 (16.52%) Degree
10 19 (16.52%) Firewall
10 19 (16.52%) SIEM
11 18 (15.65%) Risk Management
11 18 (15.65%) SQL
12 17 (14.78%) Legal
13 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
14 15 (13.04%) GDPR
15 14 (12.17%) Data Quality
16 13 (11.30%) Cyber Essentials
16 13 (11.30%) Business Continuity
16 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (9.57%) Data Governance
18 10 (8.70%) Capital Modelling
18 10 (8.70%) Internet
18 10 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 9 (7.83%) Security Management
19 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
19 9 (7.83%) ITIL

Data Protection
Top Related 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 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.74%) IIS
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Office
2 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.87%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) IaaS
2 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.52%) Firewall
2 10 (8.70%) Internet
3 7 (6.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.61%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.61%) LAN
4 3 (2.61%) Network Security
4 3 (2.61%) SAN
4 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.87%) DMZ
6 1 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.87%) Intranet
6 1 (0.87%) MVNO
6 1 (0.87%) NAS
6 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.87%) SSL
6 1 (0.87%) VLAN
6 1 (0.87%) VPN
6 1 (0.87%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
1 4 (3.48%) Selenium
1 4 (3.48%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.61%) FitNesse
2 3 (2.61%) Hudson
2 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.61%) JUnit
2 3 (2.61%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (34.78%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Legal
3 9 (7.83%) Banking
4 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.35%) Law
6 4 (3.48%) Marketing
6 4 (3.48%) Retail
7 3 (2.61%) German Language
7 3 (2.61%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.61%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.74%) Advertising
8 2 (1.74%) Electronics
9 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.48%) Security Manager
2 21 (18.26%) Analyst
3 16 (13.91%) Information Security Manager
4 15 (13.04%) Security Analyst
5 13 (11.30%) Information Manager
6 11 (9.57%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 10 (8.70%) CISSP Manager
7 10 (8.70%) Head of Data Quality
8 9 (7.83%) IT Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Coordinator
9 8 (6.96%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) Architect
10 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Support Team Leader
12 5 (4.35%) Data Architect
12 5 (4.35%) Technical Leader
13 4 (3.48%) IT Support Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) HTML
2 7 (6.09%) XML
3 6 (5.22%) Web Services
4 4 (3.48%) .NET
4 4 (3.48%) CSS
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
4 4 (3.48%) JSON
5 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.61%) CSS3
5 3 (2.61%) JSON Schema
5 3 (2.61%) SOAP
6 2 (1.74%) jQuery
7 1 (0.87%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.87%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.87%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 22 (19.13%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.74%) CESG
5 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.87%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.87%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.87%) Fintech
6 1 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.87%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.87%) Life Science
6 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.61%) Android
4 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.09%) Information Security
2 31 (26.96%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (16.52%) SIEM
4 18 (15.65%) Risk Management
5 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.30%) Business Continuity
5 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.57%) Data Governance
7 10 (8.70%) Capital Modelling
8 9 (7.83%) ITIL
8 9 (7.83%) Security Management
9 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.09%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (6.09%) Resilience Testing
10 7 (6.09%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (5.22%) Data Security
11 6 (5.22%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (5.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.65%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) Java
3 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.61%) Perl
4 3 (2.61%) Python
4 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.74%) C
6 1 (0.87%) C#
6 1 (0.87%) PHP
6 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (38.26%) CISSP
2 42 (36.52%) CISM
3 35 (30.43%) CISA
4 19 (16.52%) Degree
5 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.48%) SANS
6 3 (2.61%) CISMP
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.74%) GIAC
7 2 (1.74%) GSEC
7 2 (1.74%) ISACA
8 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.87%) CCA
8 1 (0.87%) CCNA
8 1 (0.87%) CCNP
8 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.87%) CLAS
8 1 (0.87%) MCSE
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (13.04%) GDPR
3 14 (12.17%) Data Quality
4 13 (11.30%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (5.22%) QA
7 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
8 2 (1.74%) SLA
9 1 (0.87%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.74%) XenApp
2 1 (0.87%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.87%) PaperCut
2 1 (0.87%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.87%) SCOM
2 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) Avaya
3 3 (2.61%) IBM
3 3 (2.61%) Informatica
3 3 (2.61%) Juniper
4 2 (1.74%) Citrix
4 2 (1.74%) HP
4 2 (1.74%) Progress
4 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.87%) 3Com
5 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco
5 1 (0.87%) CommVault
5 1 (0.87%) Dell
5 1 (0.87%) Forcepoint
5 1 (0.87%) Mitel
5 1 (0.87%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.87%) Sun
5 1 (0.87%) Symantec
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 and fruitful benefits / strong options package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 and fruitful benefits / strong options package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago