Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 124 133
Rank change year-on-year +42 +9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 25 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.78% 0.75% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 0.85% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 6
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.25% -
10th Percentile £17,000 £38,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £55,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +13.28%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1181 1875 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.30% 87.95% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1437 1594
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -8.83%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Brentwood +37 8 - -
Chelmsford -15 3 £17,000 -67.62%
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £48,500 -
Data Protection
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 (72.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL
3 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (40.00%) Data Security
5 8 (32.00%) Security Management
5 8 (32.00%) Information Security Management
6 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (24.00%) CISM
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) CISSP
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (24.00%) SSCP
7 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
7 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 6 (24.00%) GDPR
8 5 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) SLA
8 5 (20.00%) ITSM
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
9 4 (16.00%) DevOps
10 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (12.00%) NoSQL

Data Protection
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Officer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Officer
4 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Communications Manager
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Officer
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) Data Security
4 8 (32.00%) Information Security Management
4 8 (32.00%) Security Management
5 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
6 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 6 (24.00%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (20.00%) ITSM
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (12.00%) High Availability
9 3 (12.00%) ISMS
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CISM
1 6 (24.00%) CISSP
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (24.00%) SSCP
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
2 3 (12.00%) MCTS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) GDPR
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.00%) GPG13
4 1 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle