Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 264 277 177
Rank change year-on-year +13 -100 +67
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 66 76 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.65% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.71% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 46 66 175
East of England median annual salary £48,592 £51,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.19% +36.67% -13.29%
10th Percentile £24,875 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +19.32% -2.22%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,492 10,709 11,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.92% 90.90% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,320 8,703 9,226
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the East of England

Data Protection
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 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Data Protection in the East of England

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the East of England

Data Protection
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +38 27 £40,000 +0.95% 4
Hertfordshire +6 24 £72,500 +11.54% 7
Bedfordshire -16 6 £43,500 -13.00% 2
Essex +19 5 £65,000 +43.15% 3
Norfolk +12 3 £44,684 +22.42% 1
Suffolk +3 1 - - 1
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) GDPR
3 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (21.21%) Information Security
5 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.18%) SAN
6 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 12 (18.18%) Finance
6 12 (18.18%) Retail
6 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (16.67%) VMware
7 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (15.15%) CISSP
8 10 (15.15%) Linux
8 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (13.64%) Degree
9 9 (13.64%) DHCP
9 9 (13.64%) DNS
9 9 (13.64%) SSL
9 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
10 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
10 8 (12.12%) CommVault
10 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.12%) PKI
10 8 (12.12%) Replication
10 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010

Data Protection
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 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.06%) SaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) Office 365
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) SAN
2 9 (13.64%) DHCP
2 9 (13.64%) DNS
2 9 (13.64%) SSL
3 3 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.55%) Network Security
3 3 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (4.55%) SSH
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.03%) GIS
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
1 12 (18.18%) Retail
2 7 (10.61%) Legal
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Publishing
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 10 (15.15%) Data Protection Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Security Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Break Fix Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Data Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Field Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Information Officer
7 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Data Governance Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Head of IT
8 3 (4.55%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) OAuth
1 3 (4.55%) SAML
2 2 (3.03%) Kafka
3 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (12.12%) PKI
4 8 (12.12%) Replication
5 6 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
7 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (4.55%) LPAR
9 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
9 2 (3.03%) Robotics
9 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.52%) iPhone
10 1 (1.52%) NHS
10 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.61%) Unix
5 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.55%) AIX
6 3 (4.55%) CentOS
6 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.55%) SUSE
7 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Information Security
2 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.12%) Data Privacy
4 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (10.61%) ITIL
5 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.61%) SDLC
6 6 (9.09%) Information Governance
6 6 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Break/Fix
7 5 (7.58%) Decision-Making
7 5 (7.58%) Information Security Management
7 5 (7.58%) Project Management
7 5 (7.58%) Security Management
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) Cloud Operations
8 4 (6.06%) Data Security
8 4 (6.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) C#
2 1 (1.52%) C++
2 1 (1.52%) Java
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) CISSP
2 9 (13.64%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) CISM
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) CISA
5 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) LPIC
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (39.39%) GDPR
2 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.06%) ISO 22301
5 3 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) PowerHA
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCCM
1 8 (12.12%) SCOM
2 3 (4.55%) Ansible
2 3 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
3 1 (1.52%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) VMware
3 8 (12.12%) CommVault
4 4 (6.06%) LogRhythm
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) Splunk
5 3 (4.55%) EMC
5 3 (4.55%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) ESRI
7 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) SAP