The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 503 546 550
Rank change year-on-year +43 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 109 98 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 98 91 42
Median salary £63,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,950 £41,250 £40,125
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £82,500 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -  

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

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17357 18507 20479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.35% 46.21% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19941 24180 26355
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in London

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London +13 17 £65,000 +21.49% 1
Canary Wharf - 7 £65,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £60,000 - 1
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £48,500 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 183 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 133 (72.68%) Information Security
3 118 (64.48%) CISSP
4 106 (57.92%) CISM
5 92 (50.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 74 (40.44%) SIEM
7 67 (36.61%) Firewall
8 62 (33.88%) Windows
8 62 (33.88%) Degree
9 61 (33.33%) CISA
10 60 (32.79%) Cybersecurity
11 53 (28.96%) ITIL
12 51 (27.87%) Management Information System
13 50 (27.32%) Finance
13 50 (27.32%) GDPR
14 47 (25.68%) Linux
15 45 (24.59%) PCI DSS
16 44 (24.04%) Cyber Essentials
17 38 (20.77%) Windows Server
18 37 (20.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 37 (20.22%) Penetration Testing
18 37 (20.22%) Active Directory
19 36 (19.67%) Risk Management
20 34 (18.58%) Vulnerability Management
21 31 (16.94%) Intrusion Detection
21 31 (16.94%) Computer Science
22 29 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
23 28 (15.30%) Security Architecture
24 27 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
24 27 (14.75%) TCP/IP

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (0.55%) CMS
1 1 (0.55%) IIS
1 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (11.48%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.09%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.55%) CiviCRM
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.55%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (36.61%) Firewall
2 31 (16.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (14.75%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.46%) DNS
5 8 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.09%) Internet
6 2 (1.09%) Network Security
7 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.73%) Big Data
1 5 (2.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.09%) MySQL
3 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.55%) MS Access
4 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.64%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (27.32%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Banking
3 15 (8.20%) Legal
4 9 (4.92%) Retail
5 7 (3.83%) Marketing
6 6 (3.28%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (23.50%) Security Manager
2 33 (18.03%) Consultant
3 32 (17.49%) Security Consultant
4 29 (15.85%) Security Specialist
5 28 (15.30%) Analyst
6 23 (12.57%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 22 (12.02%) Security Analyst
8 20 (10.93%) IT Security Specialist
9 17 (9.29%) Information Security Consultant
10 16 (8.74%) CISSP Manager
10 16 (8.74%) IT Engineer
11 15 (8.20%) IT Security Engineer
11 15 (8.20%) Security Engineer
12 14 (7.65%) CISSP Specialist
12 14 (7.65%) IT Manager
13 13 (7.10%) IT Security Manager
14 12 (6.56%) Cybersecurity Specialist
14 12 (6.56%) Information Security Specialist
14 12 (6.56%) Information Specialist
15 11 (6.01%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.55%) .NET
1 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.55%) HTML
1 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.87%) Management Information System
2 31 (16.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.92%) NHS
4 6 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.73%) Social Media
6 3 (1.64%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.09%) CESG
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.55%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.55%) Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.55%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (33.88%) Windows
2 47 (25.68%) Linux
3 38 (20.77%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.74%) Apple iOS
4 16 (8.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 133 (72.68%) Information Security
3 74 (40.44%) SIEM
4 60 (32.79%) Cybersecurity
5 53 (28.96%) ITIL
6 37 (20.22%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (19.67%) Risk Management
8 34 (18.58%) Vulnerability Management
9 29 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (15.30%) Security Architecture
11 27 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (14.75%) Patch Management
12 26 (14.21%) Data Loss Prevention
12 26 (14.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 25 (13.66%) DRM
14 23 (12.57%) Risk Assessment
15 21 (11.48%) Service Management
16 19 (10.38%) Information Management
17 18 (9.84%) PRINCE2
17 18 (9.84%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.28%) SQL
2 2 (1.09%) C
2 2 (1.09%) Perl
3 1 (0.55%) C#
3 1 (0.55%) Java
3 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 118 (64.48%) CISSP
2 106 (57.92%) CISM
3 62 (33.88%) Degree
4 61 (33.33%) CISA
5 23 (12.57%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (12.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 22 (12.02%) CCSP
6 22 (12.02%) SANS
7 21 (11.48%) SSCP
8 12 (6.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (6.56%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (4.92%) CEH
10 8 (4.37%) CASP
10 8 (4.37%) ISEB
11 6 (3.28%) CISMP
12 3 (1.64%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (50.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (27.32%) GDPR
3 45 (24.59%) PCI DSS
4 44 (24.04%) Cyber Essentials
5 37 (20.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 13 (7.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (6.01%) Data Quality
8 6 (3.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (2.19%) SLA
10 3 (1.64%) COBIT
11 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 37 (20.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.37%) Nessus
2 2 (1.09%) SCCM
2 2 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (12.57%) Oracle
2 16 (8.74%) Apple
3 13 (7.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.37%) CheckPoint
4 8 (4.37%) Cisco
4 8 (4.37%) LogRhythm
4 8 (4.37%) McAfee
4 8 (4.37%) Palo Alto
4 8 (4.37%) Qualys
4 8 (4.37%) Sophos
4 8 (4.37%) Splunk
5 5 (2.73%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.64%) HP
7 2 (1.09%) VMware
8 1 (0.55%) Avaya
8 1 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) IBM
8 1 (0.55%) Juniper
8 1 (0.55%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.55%) Varonis
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