The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Rank 59 93 98
Rank change year-on-year +34 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 30 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.93% 1.02% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 3
Median salary £43,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.81% +22.22%  
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 845 911 1082
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.60% 84.43% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 644 682 869
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,090 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Essex

Data Protection
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Chelmsford - 14 £43,000 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 18 (48.65%) CISSP
1 18 (48.65%) CISM
1 18 (48.65%) Information Security
2 17 (45.95%) Risk Analysis
2 17 (45.95%) Data Protection Act
3 16 (43.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (40.54%) Legal
4 15 (40.54%) CISA
4 15 (40.54%) Information Security Management
4 15 (40.54%) Security Management
4 15 (40.54%) Risk Management
5 14 (37.84%) Service Delivery
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.92%) SLA
7 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) MS Office
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.92%) IT Strategy
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
8 6 (16.22%) HTML
8 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.22%) CSS
8 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
9 5 (13.51%) Open Source
9 5 (13.51%) CCTV
9 5 (13.51%) Social Media
9 5 (13.51%) Digital Media
10 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 4 (10.81%) HTML5

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (40.54%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 16 (43.24%) Security Analyst
3 15 (40.54%) Information Analyst
3 15 (40.54%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (37.84%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Business Manager
5 7 (18.92%) Business Systems Manager
5 7 (18.92%) Systems Manager
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Developer
6 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
6 6 (16.22%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.41%) IT Security Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Security Officer
9 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) IT Security Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 4 (10.81%) CSS3
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (13.51%) CCTV
2 5 (13.51%) Digital Media
2 5 (13.51%) Social Media
3 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Information Security
2 17 (45.95%) Risk Analysis
3 15 (40.54%) Information Security Management
3 15 (40.54%) Risk Management
3 15 (40.54%) Security Management
4 14 (37.84%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) IT Strategy
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Security
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
9 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
1 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
2 4 (10.81%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) CISM
1 18 (48.65%) CISSP
2 15 (40.54%) CISA
3 2 (5.41%) SSCP
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
4 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) IISP
4 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft