The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 83 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.18% 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £26,500 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.05% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 197 260 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 35.18% 32.87% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 173 225 247
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,140 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the North East

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in the North East

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Tyne and Wear +20 1 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security Governance
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) CISM
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Data Management
2 9 (90.00%) CISMP
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Personalization
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Information Governance Specialist
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 9 (90.00%) Information Specialist
1 9 (90.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) CRM Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (90.00%) Data Management
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Personalization
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISM
1 9 (90.00%) CISMP
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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