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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
UK / England
Rank 237 207 448
Rank change year-on-year -30 +241  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1110 1590 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.39% 1.64% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.85% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1414 500
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

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 71048 85804 86462
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.61% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58845 71773 70672
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +16 452 £55,000 +10.00% 66
South East -46 186 £42,500 - 30
North West +51 95 £37,500 -1.96% 15
South West +28 89 £37,500 +7.14% 11
West Midlands -16 87 £40,500 +1.25% 16
East of England -7 76 £43,000 -4.44% 10
Yorkshire -49 64 £32,500 -7.14% 11
East Midlands -48 40 £42,500 +13.33% 10
North East +11 19 £42,500 +145.66% 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 577 (23.81%) Information Security
2 464 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (17.66%) JavaScript
4 414 (17.09%) HTML
5 398 (16.43%) CSS
6 396 (16.34%) SQL
7 394 (16.26%) Finance
8 390 (16.10%) CISSP
9 376 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 374 (15.44%) Microsoft
11 316 (13.04%) ITIL
11 316 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
12 304 (12.55%) Linux
13 301 (12.42%) Windows
14 294 (12.13%) CISM
15 254 (10.48%) SQL Server
16 252 (10.40%) Risk Management
17 249 (10.28%) Management Information System
17 249 (10.28%) Cybersecurity
18 247 (10.19%) PCI DSS
19 243 (10.03%) PHP
20 237 (9.78%) Degree
21 231 (9.53%) jQuery
22 224 (9.24%) Java
23 213 (8.79%) CISA
24 196 (8.09%) .NET
25 190 (7.84%) MS Excel
26 185 (7.64%) Firewall
27 180 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
28 171 (7.06%) VMware

Data Protection
Top Related 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 78 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 73 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 67 (2.77%) Drupal
4 65 (2.68%) WordPress
5 51 (2.10%) CMS
6 33 (1.36%) IIS
7 26 (1.07%) Apache
7 26 (1.07%) Skype for Business
8 23 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 18 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (0.58%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.54%) Moodle
13 11 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.29%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.25%) nginx
16 6 (0.25%) SAS
16 6 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 190 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 115 (4.75%) MS Office
3 51 (2.10%) Photoshop
4 46 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 40 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.45%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.29%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.21%) InVision
11 4 (0.17%) MS Project
12 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
12 3 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.083%) InDesign
14 1 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.041%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.041%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.16%) Sentinel
3 25 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.58%) assyst
5 14 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.33%) Raiser's Edge
7 4 (0.17%) Infor CRM
7 4 (0.17%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.12%) FastStats
9 2 (0.083%) Apache OFBiz
9 2 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.083%) Magento
9 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.083%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.083%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.083%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.083%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.083%) Unica
10 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 89 (3.67%) SaaS
2 82 (3.38%) Office 365
3 67 (2.77%) IaaS
4 65 (2.68%) PaaS
5 59 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 57 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.29%) GitHub
10 5 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.17%) Heroku
11 4 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.083%) Akamai
14 1 (0.041%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 185 (7.64%) Firewall
2 94 (3.88%) SAN
3 68 (2.81%) LAN
4 63 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 62 (2.56%) WAN
6 60 (2.48%) Internet
7 56 (2.31%) Network Security
8 54 (2.23%) DNS
9 38 (1.57%) DHCP
10 36 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
10 36 (1.49%) VLAN
10 36 (1.49%) VPN
11 33 (1.36%) VoIP
12 31 (1.28%) HTTP
13 26 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (0.95%) Wireless
15 22 (0.91%) LDAP
15 22 (0.91%) WLAN
16 19 (0.78%) NAS
17 14 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 127 (5.24%) MySQL
3 69 (2.85%) Relational Database
4 68 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 47 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 44 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (0.74%) NoSQL
12 15 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (0.62%) QlikView
13 14 (0.58%) Big Data
13 14 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (0.54%) Power BI
15 12 (0.50%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 117 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 67 (2.77%) Selenium
3 39 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 38 (1.57%) WebDriver
5 36 (1.49%) JUnit
6 34 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 31 (1.28%) Maven
8 27 (1.11%) JIRA
9 26 (1.07%) Eclipse
9 26 (1.07%) Subversion
10 22 (0.91%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.50%) Jasmine
11 12 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (0.45%) Grunt
12 11 (0.45%) gulp
13 10 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (0.37%) Axure RP
14 9 (0.37%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.33%) NUnit
15 8 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 394 (16.26%) Finance
2 132 (5.45%) Marketing
3 119 (4.91%) Legal
4 100 (4.13%) Retail
5 67 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 61 (2.52%) Banking
7 44 (1.82%) Games
8 36 (1.49%) Law
9 25 (1.03%) Advertising
10 22 (0.91%) Italian Language
11 17 (0.70%) Local Government
12 16 (0.66%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.62%) Spanish Language
14 14 (0.58%) French Language
15 12 (0.50%) Billing
15 12 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.41%) German Language
17 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 548 (22.62%) Developer
2 300 (12.38%) Analyst
3 178 (7.35%) Security Manager
4 141 (5.82%) Architect
5 119 (4.91%) Security Analyst
6 114 (4.70%) Consultant
7 107 (4.42%) PHP Developer
8 102 (4.21%) Information Manager
9 96 (3.96%) .NET Developer
10 92 (3.80%) Information Security Manager
11 85 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 84 (3.47%) Security Architect
13 72 (2.97%) Support Engineer
14 70 (2.89%) Information Analyst
15 65 (2.68%) Java Developer
16 63 (2.60%) C# Developer
17 61 (2.52%) IT Manager
18 60 (2.48%) Cybersecurity Manager
19 59 (2.43%) Tester
20 57 (2.35%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (17.09%) HTML
2 398 (16.43%) CSS
3 231 (9.53%) jQuery
4 196 (8.09%) .NET
5 167 (6.89%) HTML5
6 140 (5.78%) CSS3
7 113 (4.66%) AngularJS
8 104 (4.29%) ASP.NET
9 94 (3.88%) Web Services
10 74 (3.05%) XML
11 67 (2.77%) JSON
12 53 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 52 (2.15%) Django
14 49 (2.02%) Laravel
14 49 (2.02%) Node.js
15 46 (1.90%) Flask
16 44 (1.82%) Spring
17 43 (1.77%) RESTful
18 42 (1.73%) React
19 38 (1.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 316 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
2 249 (10.28%) Management Information System
3 180 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 76 (3.14%) User Experience
6 70 (2.89%) Data Centre
7 55 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 51 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 48 (1.98%) NHS
10 47 (1.94%) PKI
11 34 (1.40%) Freedom of Information
11 34 (1.40%) iPad
12 32 (1.32%) CESG
13 24 (0.99%) Clustering
14 23 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
15 22 (0.91%) Digital Media
16 17 (0.70%) Driving Licence
16 17 (0.70%) Social Media
17 16 (0.66%) Algorithms
17 16 (0.66%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 304 (12.55%) Linux
2 301 (12.42%) Windows
3 156 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 59 (2.43%) Unix
5 58 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 50 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (1.86%) Windows 7
8 43 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (1.49%) Solaris
10 33 (1.36%) Mac OS X
11 32 (1.32%) OpenVMS
12 30 (1.24%) Android
13 17 (0.70%) Windows 10
13 17 (0.70%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.41%) AIX
16 9 (0.37%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.25%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (23.81%) Information Security
2 464 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 316 (13.04%) ITIL
4 252 (10.40%) Risk Management
5 249 (10.28%) Cybersecurity
6 154 (6.36%) MVC
7 141 (5.82%) Service Management
8 130 (5.37%) TDD
9 126 (5.20%) E-Commerce
10 125 (5.16%) Project Management
10 125 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 116 (4.79%) Security Architecture
12 113 (4.66%) PRINCE2
13 112 (4.62%) Security Management
14 111 (4.58%) SIEM
15 110 (4.54%) Penetration Testing
16 108 (4.46%) Service Delivery
17 107 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
18 106 (4.37%) Business Continuity
19 103 (4.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 428 (17.66%) JavaScript
2 396 (16.34%) SQL
3 243 (10.03%) PHP
4 224 (9.24%) Java
5 165 (6.81%) C#
6 128 (5.28%) Python
7 58 (2.39%) C
8 47 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 45 (1.86%) C++
10 34 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 32 (1.32%) Ruby
12 20 (0.83%) BeanShell
12 20 (0.83%) Perl
13 17 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
14 16 (0.66%) Bash Shell
14 16 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 14 (0.58%) VB.NET
16 13 (0.54%) VB
17 12 (0.50%) Scala
17 12 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 390 (16.10%) CISSP
2 294 (12.13%) CISM
3 237 (9.78%) Degree
4 213 (8.79%) CISA
5 118 (4.87%) Security Cleared
6 104 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 77 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
8 60 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (2.35%) ISEB
10 42 (1.73%) CRISC
11 39 (1.61%) CCNA
12 37 (1.53%) CEH
13 35 (1.44%) CISMP
14 33 (1.36%) MCSA
14 33 (1.36%) MCSE
15 30 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
16 29 (1.20%) GIAC
17 27 (1.11%) GPEN
17 27 (1.11%) SANS
18 25 (1.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 247 (10.19%) PCI DSS
3 143 (5.90%) QA
4 113 (4.66%) GDPR
5 104 (4.29%) SLA
6 54 (2.23%) Data Quality
7 51 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
8 31 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 28 (1.16%) COBIT
9 28 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 21 (0.87%) SDET
11 20 (0.83%) ISO27002
12 19 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 16 (0.66%) GPG13
13 16 (0.66%) ISO 9001
14 15 (0.62%) RMADS
15 11 (0.45%) PMO
15 11 (0.45%) WCAG
16 8 (0.33%) ISO 9000
17 6 (0.25%) BS25999
System Software
1 171 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 125 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (3.88%) Hyper-V
4 26 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.70%) Docker
6 16 (0.66%) vSphere
7 15 (0.62%) Xen
8 8 (0.33%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.21%) XenApp
10 5 (0.21%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.17%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.12%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.12%) XenServer
13 2 (0.083%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.083%) Firmware
13 2 (0.083%) HDFS
13 2 (0.083%) Shibboleth
13 2 (0.083%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (1.36%) SCCM
2 28 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 24 (0.99%) Puppet
4 22 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 14 (0.58%) SCOM
6 13 (0.54%) AirWatch
6 13 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.54%) SCDPM
7 12 (0.50%) Ansible
8 9 (0.37%) Backup Exec
8 9 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (0.29%) Nagios
10 6 (0.25%) Nessus
10 6 (0.25%) Terraform
11 5 (0.21%) Nexpose
11 5 (0.21%) QRadar
11 5 (0.21%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.17%) Kibana
12 4 (0.17%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 374 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 171 (7.06%) VMware
3 113 (4.66%) Oracle
4 99 (4.09%) Cisco
5 65 (2.68%) NetApp
6 45 (1.86%) HP
7 43 (1.77%) Tableau
8 38 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (1.44%) Google
10 33 (1.36%) Apple
11 29 (1.20%) Juniper
12 28 (1.16%) Adobe
12 28 (1.16%) IBM
13 27 (1.11%) CheckPoint
13 27 (1.11%) Sophos
13 27 (1.11%) Zend
14 24 (0.99%) EMC
15 23 (0.95%) SAP
15 23 (0.95%) Veeam
16 22 (0.91%) Citrix
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London
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Grimsby, South Humberside
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Redditch, Worcestershire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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West Sussex
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Redditch, Worcestershire
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East London
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London
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Surrey
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Oxfordshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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East London
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London
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London
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