The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 200 316
Rank change year-on-year -35 +116  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1255 1579 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.50% 1.71% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.92% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1418 808
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74950 82225 90350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.98% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60667 69603 74699
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in England

Data Protection
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in England

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in England

Data Protection
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 546 £59,000 +12.38% 87
South East -41 220 £42,500 +3.65% 47
North West +26 137 £40,000 - 27
East of England -8 95 £50,000 +23.45% 11
West Midlands +30 83 £50,000 +11.11% 8
South West -52 69 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Yorkshire -70 63 £42,500 +6.25% 20
East Midlands -15 28 £42,500 +13.33% 7
North East +11 10 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Data Protection
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 635 (26.75%) Information Security
2 454 (19.12%) Finance
3 445 (18.74%) SQL
4 422 (17.78%) CISSP
5 409 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
6 377 (15.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 370 (15.59%) JavaScript
8 350 (14.74%) CISM
8 350 (14.74%) Data Protection Act
9 329 (13.86%) Microsoft
10 322 (13.56%) Windows
11 302 (12.72%) HTML
12 290 (12.22%) Cybersecurity
13 281 (11.84%) SQL Server
14 278 (11.71%) CSS
14 278 (11.71%) Linux
15 270 (11.37%) GDPR
16 242 (10.19%) Management Information System
17 235 (9.90%) PCI DSS
18 234 (9.86%) CISA
19 232 (9.77%) Java
20 229 (9.65%) ITIL
21 223 (9.39%) Firewall
22 222 (9.35%) Risk Management
23 213 (8.97%) Degree
24 203 (8.55%) PHP
25 174 (7.33%) Project Management
26 170 (7.16%) Windows Server
26 170 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
27 158 (6.66%) Active Directory

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 61 (2.57%) SharePoint
2 60 (2.53%) Drupal
3 53 (2.23%) CMS
4 46 (1.94%) WordPress
5 43 (1.81%) IIS
6 38 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 32 (1.35%) Skype for Business
8 28 (1.18%) Apache
9 18 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (0.51%) SAS
13 11 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 10 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.29%) Confluence
16 5 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.17%) Umbraco
17 4 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 71 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.17%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.17%) Lectora
7 4 (0.17%) Snagit
8 3 (0.13%) SPSS
9 1 (0.042%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 29 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (0.55%) assyst
4 10 (0.42%) Raiser's Edge
5 9 (0.38%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.25%) Sentinel
7 5 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.17%) ResourceLink
9 3 (0.13%) Apache OFBiz
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.13%) FastStats
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.13%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 84 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
1 84 (3.54%) Office 365
2 83 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (2.95%) SaaS
4 38 (1.60%) IaaS
5 25 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.63%) PaaS
7 12 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.25%) GitHub
10 6 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.25%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 4 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.13%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.084%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.084%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 223 (9.39%) Firewall
2 84 (3.54%) LAN
3 76 (3.20%) SAN
4 73 (3.07%) TCP/IP
5 63 (2.65%) WAN
6 58 (2.44%) Internet
7 49 (2.06%) DNS
8 45 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 43 (1.81%) VoIP
10 39 (1.64%) Network Security
11 35 (1.47%) DHCP
12 34 (1.43%) Wireless
13 31 (1.31%) VPN
14 29 (1.22%) HTTP
15 23 (0.97%) NAS
16 22 (0.93%) IP Telephony
17 20 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (0.72%) VLAN
19 15 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
20 14 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 117 (4.93%) MySQL
3 95 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 62 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 53 (2.23%) MongoDB
9 52 (2.19%) NoSQL
9 52 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 44 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (1.77%) Big Data
12 38 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 37 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 37 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 34 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (1.39%) RDBMS
16 32 (1.35%) Hadoop
17 20 (0.84%) QlikView
18 17 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 79 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 77 (3.24%) Selenium
3 56 (2.36%) JUnit
4 40 (1.68%) Maven
4 40 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 37 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 35 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 33 (1.39%) WebDriver
8 32 (1.35%) Jenkins
8 32 (1.35%) JIRA
9 20 (0.84%) gulp
9 20 (0.84%) Subversion
10 18 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (0.59%) Grunt
12 11 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (0.46%) webpack
13 9 (0.38%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.34%) NUnit
15 7 (0.29%) RSpec
General
1 454 (19.12%) Finance
2 152 (6.40%) Legal
3 136 (5.73%) Marketing
4 68 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.70%) Retail
6 59 (2.49%) Banking
6 59 (2.49%) Law
7 22 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (0.88%) Games
8 21 (0.88%) Local Government
9 18 (0.76%) Advertising
10 13 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.29%) Private Banking
13 6 (0.25%) Electronics
13 6 (0.25%) Publishing
13 6 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.21%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 476 (20.05%) Developer
2 318 (13.40%) Analyst
3 171 (7.20%) Consultant
4 153 (6.44%) Security Manager
5 142 (5.98%) Architect
6 121 (5.10%) Security Analyst
7 108 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 91 (3.83%) PHP Developer
9 89 (3.75%) Project Manager
10 86 (3.62%) Security Consultant
11 75 (3.16%) Information Analyst
12 69 (2.91%) DBA
12 69 (2.91%) Senior Developer
13 67 (2.82%) Information Security Analyst
14 64 (2.70%) Security Architect
15 62 (2.61%) Administrator
15 62 (2.61%) Security Engineer
16 60 (2.53%) Information Manager
16 60 (2.53%) Tester
17 58 (2.44%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (12.72%) HTML
2 278 (11.71%) CSS
3 146 (6.15%) jQuery
4 124 (5.22%) .NET
5 98 (4.13%) HTML5
6 84 (3.54%) CSS3
7 76 (3.20%) Web Services
8 75 (3.16%) AngularJS
9 71 (2.99%) ASP.NET
10 65 (2.74%) Laravel
11 57 (2.40%) Spring
12 51 (2.15%) Hibernate
13 46 (1.94%) Symfony
14 43 (1.81%) Django
15 42 (1.77%) Ajax
15 42 (1.77%) Flask
16 41 (1.73%) Node.js
17 38 (1.60%) LAMP
18 36 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 350 (14.74%) Data Protection Act
2 242 (10.19%) Management Information System
3 170 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 64 (2.70%) User Experience
6 48 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 39 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
7 39 (1.64%) PKI
8 37 (1.56%) Clustering
9 25 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
9 25 (1.05%) NHS
9 25 (1.05%) Replication
10 24 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 23 (0.97%) CESG
11 23 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 23 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
12 21 (0.88%) Social Media
13 19 (0.80%) iPad
14 18 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
15 17 (0.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 322 (13.56%) Windows
2 278 (11.71%) Linux
3 170 (7.16%) Windows Server
4 55 (2.32%) Unix
5 54 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 51 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (1.56%) Mac OS X
9 32 (1.35%) Android
10 25 (1.05%) Windows 10
11 22 (0.93%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.55%) Solaris
12 13 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.29%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.25%) CentOS
15 5 (0.21%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.13%) AIX
17 3 (0.13%) SUSE
17 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (26.75%) Information Security
2 409 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (12.22%) Cybersecurity
4 229 (9.65%) ITIL
5 222 (9.35%) Risk Management
6 174 (7.33%) Project Management
7 157 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 152 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
9 142 (5.98%) SIEM
10 137 (5.77%) Security Architecture
11 130 (5.48%) TDD
12 118 (4.97%) Scrum
12 118 (4.97%) Service Delivery
13 116 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 112 (4.72%) Business Continuity
15 106 (4.47%) Security Management
16 103 (4.34%) E-Commerce
17 96 (4.04%) Test Automation
18 93 (3.92%) OOP
19 92 (3.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 445 (18.74%) SQL
2 370 (15.59%) JavaScript
3 232 (9.77%) Java
4 203 (8.55%) PHP
5 126 (5.31%) C#
6 125 (5.27%) Python
7 51 (2.15%) C++
8 49 (2.06%) PowerShell
9 48 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 46 (1.94%) Ruby
11 33 (1.39%) Perl
12 32 (1.35%) C
13 27 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 24 (1.01%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.59%) ANSI SQL
15 14 (0.59%) VB
15 14 (0.59%) VBScript
16 13 (0.55%) ES6
17 12 (0.51%) Scala
18 10 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 422 (17.78%) CISSP
2 350 (14.74%) CISM
3 234 (9.86%) CISA
4 213 (8.97%) Degree
5 91 (3.83%) Security Cleared
6 87 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
7 85 (3.58%) SC Cleared
8 69 (2.91%) ISEB
9 67 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 45 (1.90%) CCNA
10 45 (1.90%) SANS
11 39 (1.64%) CRISC
12 31 (1.31%) SSCP
13 29 (1.22%) CCNP
13 29 (1.22%) MCSA
14 26 (1.10%) CISMP
14 26 (1.10%) MCSE
15 24 (1.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 24 (1.01%) CEH
16 23 (0.97%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (15.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 270 (11.37%) GDPR
3 235 (9.90%) PCI DSS
4 93 (3.92%) QA
5 90 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 77 (3.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 54 (2.27%) SLA
8 50 (2.11%) Data Quality
9 36 (1.52%) COBIT
10 28 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (1.14%) ISO 9001
12 17 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 17 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 16 (0.67%) PMO
14 14 (0.59%) ISO 22301
15 9 (0.38%) ISO 9000
16 7 (0.29%) ISO 14001
16 7 (0.29%) SSAE 16
17 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17025
18 4 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 158 (6.66%) Active Directory
2 83 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.14%) vSphere
5 23 (0.97%) Docker
6 19 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.25%) Firmware
10 5 (0.21%) XenApp
11 4 (0.17%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.17%) Snort
11 4 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.13%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.084%) KVM
13 2 (0.084%) NFS
13 2 (0.084%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.084%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.084%) Xen
13 2 (0.084%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (1.18%) SCCM
2 26 (1.10%) Puppet
3 23 (0.97%) SCOM
4 22 (0.93%) Ansible
5 21 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
6 19 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 14 (0.59%) NetBackup
8 13 (0.55%) Nessus
9 12 (0.51%) Nagios
9 12 (0.51%) QRadar
10 10 (0.42%) WSUS
11 9 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (0.34%) SCVMM
13 7 (0.29%) SCDPM
14 6 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (0.25%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.25%) vCenter Server
15 5 (0.21%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 329 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 156 (6.57%) Oracle
3 123 (5.18%) VMware
4 101 (4.25%) Cisco
5 45 (1.90%) Tableau
6 40 (1.68%) HP
7 32 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 32 (1.35%) Google
8 30 (1.26%) Apple
9 28 (1.18%) IBM
9 28 (1.18%) SAP
10 27 (1.14%) Juniper
11 26 (1.10%) Zend
12 25 (1.05%) Adobe
12 25 (1.05%) Citrix
13 23 (0.97%) NetApp
14 19 (0.80%) EMC
15 18 (0.76%) Splunk
16 17 (0.72%) Palo Alto
16 17 (0.72%) SolarWinds
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits up to 30% bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + associated benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago