Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 212 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +232
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.067% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% - -
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +73.33% +7.14% -9.09%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1887 1760 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 42.33% 39.41% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1423 1656
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,899 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Hertfordshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Hertfordshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Hertfordshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £65,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Hatfield - 1 £105,000 -
Data Protection Act
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (70.00%) CISSP
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Cryptography
4 6 (60.00%) VLAN
4 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) VBScript
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) HP

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) VLAN
1 6 (60.00%) VoIP
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (30.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Security Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) CIO
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISA
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) CCAA
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SANS
3 3 (30.00%) SSCP
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (10.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) GDPR
4 1 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Apple
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL