Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 109 207
Rank change year-on-year -18 +98 +39
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 94 136 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.89% 2.49% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.74% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 81 131 48
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -6.98%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,650
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -3.73%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4576 4958 6389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.20% 90.89% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3849 4248 5088
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Leeds

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Leeds

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 40 (42.55%) Information Security
2 37 (39.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (27.66%) GDPR
4 25 (26.60%) Risk Management
5 24 (25.53%) SQL
5 24 (25.53%) PCI DSS
6 22 (23.40%) Cisco
7 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
8 18 (19.15%) Firewall
8 18 (19.15%) Finance
9 16 (17.02%) VPN
9 16 (17.02%) LAN
10 15 (15.96%) Security Testing
10 15 (15.96%) IT Audit
11 14 (14.89%) CISSP
12 13 (13.83%) CISM
12 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
13 12 (12.77%) Test Automation
13 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (12.77%) Legal
13 12 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
13 12 (12.77%) .NET
13 12 (12.77%) C#
14 11 (11.70%) Data Protection Act
15 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
16 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (9.57%) Penetration Testing
16 9 (9.57%) SQL Server

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.15%) Firewall
2 16 (17.02%) LAN
2 16 (17.02%) VPN
3 5 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (5.32%) Network Security
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (4.26%) Internet
4 4 (4.26%) WAN
5 2 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (1.06%) DHCP
6 1 (1.06%) DNS
6 1 (1.06%) PBX
6 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.51%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (8.51%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.06%) DataStage
5 1 (1.06%) DB2
5 1 (1.06%) DecisionStream
5 1 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.06%) Grunt
2 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Legal
3 8 (8.51%) Law
3 8 (8.51%) Retail
4 6 (6.38%) Games
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Security Manager
3 17 (18.09%) Developer
4 14 (14.89%) IT Analyst
4 14 (14.89%) IT Manager
5 13 (13.83%) Security Analyst
6 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.77%) Information Manager
6 12 (12.77%) IT Security Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (8.51%) Administrator
8 8 (8.51%) DBA
8 8 (8.51%) IT Security Manager
8 8 (8.51%) SQL DBA
9 7 (7.45%) Consultant
10 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Security Consultant
11 5 (5.32%) Architect
12 4 (4.26%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
2 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.19%) CSS
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 3 (3.19%) Node.js
4 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.13%) CSS3
4 2 (2.13%) HTML5
4 2 (2.13%) React
4 2 (2.13%) REST
5 1 (1.06%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.06%) Handlebars
5 1 (1.06%) HATEOAS
5 1 (1.06%) jQuery
5 1 (1.06%) Laravel
5 1 (1.06%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (1.06%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.45%) Social Media
4 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.06%) iPad
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.06%) New Media
7 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) Unix
1 3 (3.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.55%) Information Security
2 25 (26.60%) Risk Management
3 15 (15.96%) IT Audit
3 15 (15.96%) Security Testing
4 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
5 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 12 (12.77%) Test Automation
6 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.57%) High Availability
6 9 (9.57%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (8.51%) Change Control
7 8 (8.51%) CRM
7 8 (8.51%) Database Security
7 8 (8.51%) Proactive Monitoring
7 8 (8.51%) Security Auditing
8 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.45%) OO
9 6 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (6.38%) OOP
9 6 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) SQL
2 12 (12.77%) C#
3 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.19%) VB
5 2 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) GraphQL
6 1 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) CISSP
2 13 (13.83%) CISM
3 7 (7.45%) CCNA
3 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.38%) CISA
4 6 (6.38%) DBS Check
5 5 (5.32%) CEH
5 5 (5.32%) CRISC
6 4 (4.26%) CCIE
6 4 (4.26%) CCNP
6 4 (4.26%) SSCP
7 3 (3.19%) Degree
8 2 (2.13%) CCDA
8 2 (2.13%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.13%) ISEB
8 2 (2.13%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.06%) APMP
9 1 (1.06%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (39.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (27.66%) GDPR
3 24 (25.53%) PCI DSS
4 8 (8.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (3.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (3.19%) SLA
6 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Cisco
2 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.57%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) Twitter
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle
6 2 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (1.06%) Avaya
7 1 (1.06%) Cognos
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) VMware