Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 157 260
Rank change year-on-year -79 +103 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 126 241 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 1.83% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 2.07% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 110 207 107
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +13.28%
10th Percentile £29,438 £22,500 £28,050
90th Percentile £65,250 £58,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,655 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.22% -5.21% -

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 10699 11661 13281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.06% 88.55% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8689 9618 10915
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 21 November 2017.

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 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
Hertfordshire -6 61 £55,000 +46.67%
Essex +37 25 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire +15 16 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -48 16 £35,375 -15.77% 2
Norfolk +13 7 £36,500 +32.73% 2
Suffolk -58 1 £52,500 +61.54%
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 53 (42.06%) Information Security
2 45 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (34.13%) ITIL
4 39 (30.95%) CISSP
5 36 (28.57%) Windows
6 33 (26.19%) CISM
6 33 (26.19%) GDPR
7 29 (23.02%) SQL
7 29 (23.02%) Data Protection Act
7 29 (23.02%) Penetration Testing
8 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 27 (21.43%) Firewall
9 27 (21.43%) Windows Server
10 23 (18.25%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
11 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
11 22 (17.46%) Finance
11 22 (17.46%) Cryptography
12 21 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 20 (15.87%) PCI DSS
14 19 (15.08%) Change Management
14 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
15 17 (13.49%) Citrix
15 17 (13.49%) Data Security
15 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (13.49%) Mac OS X
16 15 (11.90%) WAN
16 15 (11.90%) LAN
16 15 (11.90%) Linux

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 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.59%) IIS
3 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.76%) Office 365
2 6 (4.76%) SaaS
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.43%) Firewall
2 15 (11.90%) LAN
2 15 (11.90%) WAN
3 12 (9.52%) SAN
4 11 (8.73%) DNS
5 10 (7.94%) VPN
5 10 (7.94%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (7.14%) DHCP
6 9 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 9 (7.14%) VLAN
6 9 (7.14%) VoIP
7 8 (6.35%) Network Security
8 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.38%) PPP
10 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.38%) MySQL
8 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.59%) MS Access
9 2 (1.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.38%) Selenium
3 2 (1.59%) JIRA
3 2 (1.59%) JUnit
3 2 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 22 (17.46%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Legal
2 4 (3.17%) Marketing
2 4 (3.17%) Publishing
3 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Games
4 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (22.22%) Developer
2 20 (15.87%) Consultant
3 17 (13.49%) Security Consultant
4 16 (12.70%) Security Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Security Manager
7 10 (7.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) IT Manager
9 8 (6.35%) Network Consultant
9 8 (6.35%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
10 7 (5.56%) Security Officer
10 7 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.52%) .NET
1 12 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 10 (7.94%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (7.14%) CSS
3 9 (7.14%) HTML
4 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.56%) Web Services
6 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.97%) CSS3
6 5 (3.97%) HTML5
7 4 (3.17%) RESTful
8 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.38%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.38%) LINQ
8 3 (2.38%) REST
8 3 (2.38%) WCF
9 2 (1.59%) MDX
9 2 (1.59%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.02%) Data Protection Act
2 21 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.14%) User Experience
4 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.17%) CESG
6 4 (3.17%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.59%) BYOD
7 2 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (0.79%) SCADA
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.57%) Windows
2 27 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.49%) Mac OS X
4 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
4 15 (11.90%) Linux
5 9 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.35%) Unix
7 3 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) Information Security
2 43 (34.13%) ITIL
3 29 (23.02%) Penetration Testing
4 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (18.25%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (17.46%) Cryptography
7 19 (15.08%) Change Management
8 17 (13.49%) Data Security
9 15 (11.90%) SIEM
10 14 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (11.11%) Patch Management
11 13 (10.32%) TDD
12 12 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
13 11 (8.73%) Business Continuity
13 11 (8.73%) Problem Management
13 11 (8.73%) Security Architecture
14 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (7.94%) Logistics
15 9 (7.14%) Information Security Management
15 9 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.02%) SQL
2 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.94%) Ruby
5 9 (7.14%) C#
5 9 (7.14%) VBScript
6 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.17%) Java
8 3 (2.38%) PHP
9 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.59%) Perl
9 2 (1.59%) VBA
10 1 (0.79%) Python
10 1 (0.79%) VB
10 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (30.95%) CISSP
2 33 (26.19%) CISM
3 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.11%) MCSE
5 13 (10.32%) CCNA
5 13 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (9.52%) CISA
7 10 (7.94%) MCITP
8 9 (7.14%) SSCP
9 6 (4.76%) CCAA
9 6 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.76%) MCSA
9 6 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.97%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (3.17%) CLAS
11 4 (3.17%) Degree
12 3 (2.38%) MCTS
12 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (26.19%) GDPR
3 20 (15.87%) PCI DSS
4 9 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 7 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (4.76%) ISO 9001
7 5 (3.97%) COBIT
7 5 (3.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (3.97%) ISO 22301
7 5 (3.97%) SLA
8 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (1.59%) QA
9 1 (0.79%) GPG13
System Software
1 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.49%) Citrix
3 13 (10.32%) Cisco
3 13 (10.32%) VMware
4 10 (7.94%) Apple
5 9 (7.14%) HP
6 7 (5.56%) Forcepoint
7 6 (4.76%) SonicWALL
8 5 (3.97%) LogRhythm
8 5 (3.97%) Splunk
9 4 (3.17%) Juniper
10 3 (2.38%) Oracle
11 2 (1.59%) Cognos
11 2 (1.59%) IBM
11 2 (1.59%) SAP
12 1 (0.79%) Allen-Bradley