Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 195 172
Rank change year-on-year -58 -23 +122
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 95 170 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.83% 1.40% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.55% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 62 146 194
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% +18.52% -6.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,344 £23,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,655
% change year-on-year +21.05% +11.36% -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 10,394 10,945 12,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.28% 90.16% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,618 8,771 10,157
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +25 33 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Hertfordshire -53 23 £75,000 +50.00% 12
Suffolk - 16 £79,000 -
Essex -5 14 £48,000 +1.05% 2
Bedfordshire -11 5 £65,250 +37.37% 5
Norfolk +22 3 £42,000 +21.74% 1
East Anglia - 1 - - 3
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 41 (43.16%) GDPR
2 40 (42.11%) Finance
3 35 (36.84%) Information Security
4 22 (23.16%) Data Protection Act
5 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.00%) CISSP
6 17 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (15.79%) CISM
8 14 (14.74%) Legal
8 14 (14.74%) Business Continuity
9 13 (13.68%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (13.68%) Incident Management
10 12 (12.63%) Security Architecture
10 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
10 12 (12.63%) ITIL
10 12 (12.63%) Windows
11 11 (11.58%) Risk Management
11 11 (11.58%) Creative Thinking
11 11 (11.58%) Decision-Making
12 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 10 (10.53%) Project Management
12 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.47%) TOGAF
13 9 (9.47%) ISMS
13 9 (9.47%) UML
13 9 (9.47%) SOA
13 9 (9.47%) Security Management

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 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.21%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) SaaS
2 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) IaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) Network Security
2 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.26%) Broadband
4 4 (4.21%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) SMS
5 1 (1.05%) Internet
5 1 (1.05%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.05%) Skype
5 1 (1.05%) SSH
5 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.11%) Big Data
3 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Legal
3 5 (5.26%) Law
4 4 (4.21%) Local Government
4 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.16%) Marketing
5 3 (3.16%) Retail
6 2 (2.11%) Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.05%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Billing
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (12.63%) Security Manager
2 10 (10.53%) Analyst
2 10 (10.53%) Information Officer
3 9 (9.47%) Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Information Manager
4 8 (8.42%) Information Security Officer
4 8 (8.42%) Security Officer
5 7 (7.37%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Data Protection Officer
7 5 (5.26%) Consultant
7 5 (5.26%) Head of IT
7 5 (5.26%) Head of Technology
7 5 (5.26%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Designer
8 4 (4.21%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.21%) User Experience Researcher
8 4 (4.21%) UX Designer
9 3 (3.16%) C# Programmer
9 3 (3.16%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) CSS
1 7 (7.37%) HTML
1 7 (7.37%) jQuery
2 3 (3.16%) Ajax
2 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (3.16%) CSS3
2 3 (3.16%) Entity Framework
2 3 (3.16%) Flash
2 3 (3.16%) HTML5
2 3 (3.16%) JSON
2 3 (3.16%) Kendo UI
2 3 (3.16%) Lambda Expressions
2 3 (3.16%) LINQ
2 3 (3.16%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (3.16%) WCF
2 3 (3.16%) Web Services
2 3 (3.16%) XML
3 1 (1.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.42%) User Experience
5 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.05%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.05%) Life Science
8 1 (1.05%) NHS
8 1 (1.05%) Social Media
8 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Linux
2 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Information Security
2 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.74%) Business Continuity
4 13 (13.68%) Incident Management
4 13 (13.68%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (12.63%) ITIL
5 12 (12.63%) Security Architecture
6 11 (11.58%) Creative Thinking
6 11 (11.58%) Decision-Making
6 11 (11.58%) Risk Management
7 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.53%) Project Management
8 9 (9.47%) Change Management
8 9 (9.47%) ISMS
8 9 (9.47%) SOA
8 9 (9.47%) TOGAF
8 9 (9.47%) UML
8 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) C#
1 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
1 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.11%) C
2 2 (2.11%) C++
2 2 (2.11%) Java
2 2 (2.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) CISSP
2 15 (15.79%) CISM
3 7 (7.37%) CISA
3 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.26%) ISEB
4 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.16%) Degree
5 3 (3.16%) GIAC
5 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) CRISC
6 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) GCIH
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.05%) CEH
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.05%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (43.16%) GDPR
2 17 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (8.42%) SLA
4 6 (6.32%) COBIT
4 6 (6.32%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (2.11%) ISO 22301
6 1 (1.05%) PMO
6 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
1 2 (2.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Adobe
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 3 (3.16%) Cadence
3 3 (3.16%) Splunk
3 3 (3.16%) Telerik
4 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.11%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.11%) Sophos
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) Apple
5 1 (1.05%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.05%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Qualys
5 1 (1.05%) Rackspace