Period
to 23 October 2021

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 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 121 168
Rank change year-on-year +20 +47 +111
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 139 8 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.53% 0.44% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.49% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 7 53
10th Percentile £33,750 " £28,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £27,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +34.15% -8.89% -35.71%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £81,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +12.24% -8.41% -2.73%

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 5,009 1,621 6,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.04% 90.16% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,663 1,321 4,546
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,266
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Data Protection as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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 23 October 2021. 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 -16 60 £67,500 -15.63% 13
Cambridgeshire - 34 £53,750 -
Suffolk -2 17 £27,700 -4.48% 1
Norfolk - 16 £37,616 - 1
Essex -1 10 £49,250 -24.23% 6
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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 48 (34.53%) Social Skills
2 44 (31.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 36 (25.90%) Biotechnology
4 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
5 30 (21.58%) Data Protection Act
6 28 (20.14%) Microsoft Excel
7 27 (19.42%) Degree
8 24 (17.27%) Facilities Management
8 24 (17.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (15.11%) Management Information System
11 20 (14.39%) ITIL
11 20 (14.39%) Incident Management
11 20 (14.39%) Retail
12 19 (13.67%) Project Management
12 19 (13.67%) Collaborative Working
13 18 (12.95%) Cisco
13 18 (12.95%) Microsoft 365
13 18 (12.95%) Azure
14 17 (12.23%) Windows
14 17 (12.23%) Line Management
15 16 (11.51%) Records Management
15 16 (11.51%) VMware
15 16 (11.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 15 (10.79%) Data Entry
16 15 (10.79%) Firewall
16 15 (10.79%) GDPR
17 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (10.07%) Finance
17 14 (10.07%) CRM

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 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Apache
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) IIS
2 1 (0.72%) Jetty
2 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (20.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (11.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Maximo
2 3 (2.16%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) Azure
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (9.35%) AWS
3 9 (6.47%) Veeva
4 7 (5.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.88%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.79%) Firewall
2 10 (7.19%) WAN
3 7 (5.04%) LAN
4 5 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.60%) Intranet
4 5 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.88%) CTI
5 4 (2.88%) VoIP
6 3 (2.16%) BGP
6 3 (2.16%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (2.16%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (2.16%) EIGRP
6 3 (2.16%) MPLS
6 3 (2.16%) OSPF
6 3 (2.16%) SNMP
6 3 (2.16%) VPN
7 1 (0.72%) DHCP
7 1 (0.72%) DNS
7 1 (0.72%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.72%) DB2
4 1 (0.72%) Metadata
4 1 (0.72%) OLTP
4 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (34.53%) Social Skills
2 44 (31.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 20 (14.39%) Retail
4 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (10.07%) Finance
4 14 (10.07%) Marketing
5 12 (8.63%) Legal
6 9 (6.47%) Law
6 9 (6.47%) Manufacturing
7 8 (5.76%) Banking
8 6 (4.32%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (2.88%) Environmental Health
10 3 (2.16%) Local Government
11 2 (1.44%) Back Office
12 1 (0.72%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.72%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.72%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (11.51%) Analyst
2 9 (6.47%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (6.47%) Data Manager
3 7 (5.04%) Data Protection Officer
3 7 (5.04%) Research Manager
4 6 (4.32%) Architect
4 6 (4.32%) Consultant
4 6 (4.32%) Coordinator
4 6 (4.32%) Data Protection Manager
4 6 (4.32%) Developer
4 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (4.32%) Network Engineer
4 6 (4.32%) Senior Manager
5 5 (3.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (3.60%) CRM Developer
5 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (3.60%) Salesforce Developer
5 5 (3.60%) Software Engineer
5 5 (3.60%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (2.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) .NET
1 4 (2.88%) XMPP
2 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.16%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.72%) jQuery
3 1 (0.72%) JSON
3 1 (0.72%) JSP
3 1 (0.72%) Node.js
3 1 (0.72%) React
3 1 (0.72%) REST
3 1 (0.72%) Spring
3 1 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.72%) Vue.js
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Biotechnology
2 30 (21.58%) Data Protection Act
3 21 (15.11%) Management Information System
4 13 (9.35%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (8.63%) Driving Licence
6 11 (7.91%) Life Science
7 7 (5.04%) Data Centre
8 6 (4.32%) Reference Data
9 5 (3.60%) Public Cloud
10 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (2.16%) User Experience
12 2 (1.44%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.44%) PMI
13 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.72%) CMDB
13 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.23%) Windows
2 7 (5.04%) Linux
3 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (1.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.27%) Continuous Improvement
1 24 (17.27%) Facilities Management
2 22 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (14.39%) Incident Management
3 20 (14.39%) ITIL
4 19 (13.67%) Collaborative Working
4 19 (13.67%) Project Management
5 17 (12.23%) Line Management
6 16 (11.51%) Records Management
7 15 (10.79%) Data Entry
8 14 (10.07%) CRM
9 13 (9.35%) Data Privacy
9 13 (9.35%) People Management
10 11 (7.91%) Change Management
10 11 (7.91%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.19%) Data Stewardship
11 10 (7.19%) Decision-Making
12 9 (6.47%) Project Delivery
12 9 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.19%) C#
2 9 (6.47%) Java
3 6 (4.32%) SQL
4 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.60%) Python
5 4 (2.88%) C++
5 4 (2.88%) Ladder Logic
6 2 (1.44%) C
6 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.72%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 27 (19.42%) Degree
2 9 (6.47%) CCNA
2 9 (6.47%) CCNP
2 9 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.88%) HNC
4 4 (2.88%) ISEB
4 4 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.88%) MCSA
4 4 (2.88%) MCSE
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.16%) HND
5 3 (2.16%) PhD
6 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.79%) GDPR
2 13 (9.35%) SLA
3 12 (8.63%) Data Quality
4 11 (7.91%) GMP
5 8 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (4.32%) QA
7 5 (3.60%) GAMP
7 5 (3.60%) HIPAA
8 4 (2.88%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.44%) GRC
10 1 (0.72%) COBIT
10 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.16%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.72%) Avamar
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.95%) Cisco
3 16 (11.51%) VMware
4 6 (4.32%) HP
5 5 (3.60%) Citrix
5 5 (3.60%) Informatica
5 5 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.60%) SAP
6 4 (2.88%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.88%) Siemens
6 4 (2.88%) Varonis
6 4 (2.88%) Zeacom
7 3 (2.16%) Ariba
7 3 (2.16%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.16%) Remedy
8 2 (1.44%) CommVault
8 2 (1.44%) FalconStor
8 2 (1.44%) IBM
8 2 (1.44%) Veeam
9 1 (0.72%) F5