Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 150 201
Rank change year-on-year -6 +51 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 61 66 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.38% 1.47% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.67% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 32
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -34.78% +49.35%
10th Percentile £42,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,250 £54,000 £67,300
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3747 3949 4688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.62% 87.97% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3157 3262 3812
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Watford +15 26 £52,500 +2.94%
Hemel Hempstead +7 18 £65,000 +52.94%
Hatfield -2 6 £110,000 +266.67%
Letchworth -5 3 £42,500 +30.77%
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Potters Bar +2 2 £44,000 -27.87%
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 - -
Data Protection
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 28 (45.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (42.62%) CISSP
3 23 (37.70%) Information Security
4 22 (36.07%) Cryptography
4 22 (36.07%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (34.43%) GDPR
6 20 (32.79%) CISM
7 19 (31.15%) Firewall
8 17 (27.87%) Windows
9 16 (26.23%) ITIL
9 16 (26.23%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (26.23%) Data Protection Act
10 15 (24.59%) SQL
10 15 (24.59%) Finance
10 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
11 14 (22.95%) PCI DSS
11 14 (22.95%) Patch Management
12 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
13 12 (19.67%) CISA
14 11 (18.03%) DNS
14 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
15 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
15 10 (16.39%) Mac OS X
15 10 (16.39%) Change Management
15 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (16.39%) TDD
15 10 (16.39%) Ruby
15 10 (16.39%) Ruby on Rails
15 10 (16.39%) Logistics

Data Protection
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 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) Firewall
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
3 9 (14.75%) DHCP
3 9 (14.75%) iSCSI
3 9 (14.75%) LAN
3 9 (14.75%) SAN
3 9 (14.75%) VLAN
3 9 (14.75%) VoIP
3 9 (14.75%) VPN
3 9 (14.75%) WAN
3 9 (14.75%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (13.11%) Network Security
5 3 (4.92%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.28%) MS Access
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Power BI
4 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.28%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
1 2 (3.28%) JUnit
1 2 (3.28%) Selenium
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.28%) Xcode
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Publishing
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Consultant
2 17 (27.87%) Security Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Information Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Information Security Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Security Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Network Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Network Security Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Security Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Chief Information Officer
8 4 (6.56%) Chief Information Security Officer
8 4 (6.56%) Chief Security Officer
8 4 (6.56%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
1 10 (16.39%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 4 (6.56%) Web Services
4 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.28%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) MDX
5 2 (3.28%) REST
5 2 (3.28%) RESTful
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (14.75%) User Experience
3 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) CESG
4 4 (6.56%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Mac OS X
3 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
4 8 (13.11%) Unix
5 5 (8.20%) Linux
6 3 (4.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Information Security
2 22 (36.07%) Cryptography
2 22 (36.07%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (26.23%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (26.23%) ITIL
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.95%) Patch Management
6 10 (16.39%) Change Management
6 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (16.39%) Logistics
6 10 (16.39%) TDD
7 9 (14.75%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (14.75%) Problem Management
7 9 (14.75%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (13.11%) Security Auditing
8 8 (13.11%) SIEM
9 7 (11.48%) Project Management
10 6 (9.84%) Internal Audit
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL V3
11 5 (8.20%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
4 10 (16.39%) Ruby
5 9 (14.75%) VBScript
6 4 (6.56%) Java
6 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.92%) C#
8 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.28%) VBA
9 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) CISSP
2 20 (32.79%) CISM
3 12 (19.67%) CISA
4 6 (9.84%) CCAA
4 6 (9.84%) CCNA
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.84%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (9.84%) MCSA
4 6 (9.84%) MCSE
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.56%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (6.56%) CLAS
5 4 (6.56%) Degree
6 3 (4.92%) SANS
6 3 (4.92%) SSCP
7 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (45.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (34.43%) GDPR
3 14 (22.95%) PCI DSS
4 9 (14.75%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (14.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 6 (9.84%) ISO 9001
6 5 (8.20%) COBIT
6 5 (8.20%) ISO 22301
7 4 (6.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
1 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Citrix
1 9 (14.75%) HP
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (14.75%) VMware
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco
2 6 (9.84%) SonicWALL
3 5 (8.20%) LogRhythm
3 5 (8.20%) Splunk
4 3 (4.92%) Apple
5 2 (3.28%) Cognos
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) SAP