Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 182 214
Rank change year-on-year -98 +32 +100
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 76 188 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 1.50% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.69% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 158 140
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -6.98% -14.00%
10th Percentile £32,825 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,925 £57,875 £61,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -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 10,870 11,144 13,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.07% 88.97% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8,798 9,068 10,588
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.27% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,675 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £68,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -25 32 £65,000 +73.33% 13
Cambridgeshire -53 13 £37,125 -17.50% 17
Suffolk -23 10 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Norfolk +20 8 £37,000 +34.55% 1
Bedfordshire +23 7 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Essex -2 6 £38,316 -17.16% 5
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 40 (52.63%) GDPR
2 28 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (31.58%) Information Security
4 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
5 20 (26.32%) ITIL
5 20 (26.32%) Finance
6 18 (23.68%) CISM
6 18 (23.68%) CISSP
7 17 (22.37%) Windows
8 16 (21.05%) Legal
9 15 (19.74%) Firewall
9 15 (19.74%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (19.74%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (17.11%) Cryptography
10 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (17.11%) SQL
10 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
11 12 (15.79%) Change Management
11 12 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
12 10 (13.16%) CISA
12 10 (13.16%) Linux
12 10 (13.16%) SIEM
13 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
13 9 (11.84%) Unix
13 9 (11.84%) Project Management
13 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (10.53%) VMware
14 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
14 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

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 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) SaaS
2 5 (6.58%) Office 365
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Firewall
2 6 (7.89%) Network Security
3 5 (6.58%) SAN
4 4 (5.26%) DNS
5 3 (3.95%) PPP
5 3 (3.95%) VPN
5 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.63%) DHCP
6 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.63%) LAN
6 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.63%) VLAN
6 2 (2.63%) VoIP
6 2 (2.63%) WAN
7 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.63%) MS Access
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Power BI
5 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Legal
3 7 (9.21%) Law
3 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (13.16%) Analyst
1 10 (13.16%) Consultant
1 10 (13.16%) Security Manager
2 9 (11.84%) IT Manager
2 9 (11.84%) Security Consultant
3 7 (9.21%) Administrator
3 7 (9.21%) Developer
3 7 (9.21%) Security Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (7.89%) DBA
4 6 (7.89%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Network Consultant
4 6 (7.89%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (6.58%) Architect
5 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Information Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Web Services
1 4 (5.26%) WF
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) REST
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 2 (2.63%) MDX
3 2 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) ADO
4 1 (1.32%) Ajax
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) CSS3
4 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
4 1 (1.32%) WCF
4 1 (1.32%) XML
4 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) BYOD
5 1 (1.32%) CESG
5 1 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
5 1 (1.32%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.32%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.32%) SCADA
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) Unix
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) AIX
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Information Security
2 20 (26.32%) ITIL
3 15 (19.74%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (19.74%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) Cryptography
5 12 (15.79%) Change Management
6 10 (13.16%) SIEM
7 9 (11.84%) Project Management
7 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (9.21%) Data Governance
9 7 (9.21%) Data Security
9 7 (9.21%) ITSM
9 7 (9.21%) Patch Management
10 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.89%) Migration
10 6 (7.89%) Security Auditing
10 6 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.63%) C#
3 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.63%) Ruby
3 2 (2.63%) VBA
3 2 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (1.32%) Python
4 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) CISM
1 18 (23.68%) CISSP
2 10 (13.16%) CISA
3 8 (10.53%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.95%) MCITP
4 3 (3.95%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.95%) SANS
4 3 (3.95%) SSCP
5 2 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.32%) CBAP
6 1 (1.32%) CISMP
6 1 (1.32%) CLAS
6 1 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (52.63%) GDPR
2 28 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 5 (6.58%) COBIT
4 5 (6.58%) ISO 22301
5 4 (5.26%) SLA
6 2 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.63%) QA
7 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.32%) GPG13
7 1 (1.32%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.95%) vSphere
3 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) vCenter Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) VMware
3 7 (9.21%) IBM
4 5 (6.58%) Apple
4 5 (6.58%) Citrix
4 5 (6.58%) LogRhythm
4 5 (6.58%) Splunk
5 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco
5 3 (3.95%) HP
5 3 (3.95%) Sophos
6 2 (2.63%) Cognos
6 2 (2.63%) Forcepoint
6 2 (2.63%) Juniper
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.32%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (1.32%) EMC