Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 255 264
Rank change year-on-year +38 +9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 7 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £32,931 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.24% -12.18% +15.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,225 £32,210
90th Percentile £51,250 £72,125 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +19.57% +15.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2012 2437 3051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.29% 37.34% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1918 2340
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,200 £23,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Derbyshire - 6 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £37,500 +14.75%
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISMS
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) GDPR
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Security
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Officer
1 6 (85.71%) Information Officer
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (85.71%) Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISMS
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Security
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) GDPR
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS