The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 245 266
Rank change year-on-year +10 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 14 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.76% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 12
Median salary £43,000 £52,000 £39,401
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.30% +31.97%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2472 3143 3250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 39.78% 42.86% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 2453 2582
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +12 10 £43,000 -21.81%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 17 (80.95%) Information Security
3 16 (76.19%) CISSP
3 16 (76.19%) CISM
3 16 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
4 15 (71.43%) Information Security Management
4 15 (71.43%) Security Management
4 15 (71.43%) Risk Management
4 15 (71.43%) Legal
4 15 (71.43%) CISA
5 14 (66.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (4.76%) Nessus

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (71.43%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
1 16 (76.19%) Security Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Information Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 14 (66.67%) Information Assurance Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) DBA
4 4 (19.05%) SQL DBA
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 17 (80.95%) Information Security
3 15 (71.43%) Information Security Management
3 15 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
3 15 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 15 (71.43%) Security Management
4 14 (66.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) CISM
1 16 (76.19%) CISSP
2 15 (71.43%) CISA
3 1 (4.76%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.76%) IISP
3 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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