The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 90 111
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.88% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £32,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.87% -3.52%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 304 457 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 33.70% 45.98% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 278 404 277
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 5 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware