Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 209 153
Rank change year-on-year -53 -56 +132
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 69 152 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 1.31% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.46% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 133 205
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £24,750 £29,800 £22,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 9,409 10,397 11,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.52% 89.93% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,040 8,491 9,806
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +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 October 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 21 October 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
Cambridgeshire +36 30 £55,000 +55.48% 8
Hertfordshire -50 20 £73,750 +47.50% 12
Bedfordshire -5 9 £43,500 -13.00% 2
Essex -7 5 £51,250 -2.38% 2
Suffolk +10 4 £90,000 +71.43% 1
East Anglia - 1 - - 5
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 30 (43.48%) GDPR
2 25 (36.23%) Finance
3 18 (26.09%) Information Security
3 18 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (23.19%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (21.74%) CISSP
6 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
7 12 (17.39%) Business Continuity
7 12 (17.39%) Windows
8 11 (15.94%) ITIL
9 10 (14.49%) Linux
9 10 (14.49%) Legal
10 9 (13.04%) CISM
10 9 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (13.04%) ISMS
10 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
10 9 (13.04%) SDLC
10 9 (13.04%) Decision-Making
11 8 (11.59%) SaaS
11 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
12 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
12 7 (10.14%) Law
12 7 (10.14%) CISA
12 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (10.14%) Unix
12 7 (10.14%) Degree
12 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
12 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 7 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (10.14%) Data Privacy

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 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) SaaS
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
1 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.35%) Network Security
2 3 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (4.35%) SMS
2 3 (4.35%) SSH
3 2 (2.90%) Broadband
4 1 (1.45%) DHCP
4 1 (1.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) Skype
4 1 (1.45%) SSL
4 1 (1.45%) WAN
4 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Legal
3 7 (10.14%) Law
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Retail
6 3 (4.35%) Publishing
7 2 (2.90%) Banking
7 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Information Officer
2 8 (11.59%) Security Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Information Security Officer
3 7 (10.14%) Security Officer
4 6 (8.70%) Information Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Head of IT
7 3 (4.35%) AIX Technician
7 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Linux Technician
7 3 (4.35%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Technician
7 3 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Flash
1 3 (4.35%) OAuth
1 3 (4.35%) SAML
2 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) jQuery
3 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.25%) User Experience
5 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.35%) LPAR
7 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.45%) NHS
8 1 (1.45%) Robotics
8 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Unix
4 3 (4.35%) AIX
4 3 (4.35%) CentOS
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) SUSE
4 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Information Security
2 12 (17.39%) Business Continuity
3 11 (15.94%) ITIL
4 9 (13.04%) Decision-Making
4 9 (13.04%) ISMS
4 9 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (13.04%) SDLC
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.14%) Data Privacy
6 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.70%) Business Development
7 6 (8.70%) Change Control
7 6 (8.70%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (8.70%) Patch Management
7 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.70%) SIEM
7 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (7.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) C
1 3 (4.35%) C++
1 3 (4.35%) Java
1 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.45%) C#
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) CISSP
2 9 (13.04%) CISM
2 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.14%) CISA
3 7 (10.14%) Degree
4 5 (7.25%) ISEB
5 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) LPIC
7 2 (2.90%) CRISC
7 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.90%) GCIH
7 2 (2.90%) GIAC
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.45%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.45%) ISACA
8 1 (1.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (43.48%) GDPR
2 18 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (8.70%) PCI DSS
5 4 (5.80%) ISO 22301
5 4 (5.80%) SLA
6 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (2.90%) COBIT
8 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
1 3 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.45%) Nagios
2 1 (1.45%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) LogRhythm
2 4 (5.80%) Splunk
3 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.35%) Cadence
3 3 (4.35%) EMC
3 3 (4.35%) IBM
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) Apple
5 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.45%) NetApp
5 1 (1.45%) VMware