Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 116 121
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.29% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.57% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
North East median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -15.15% +234.82%
10th Percentile £37,250 £29,700 £40,125
90th Percentile £54,625 £43,000 £43,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +19.57% +15.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 414 526 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.66% 34.83% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 361 431 437
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £58,824
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the North East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 25 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
Tyne and Wear +16 3 £52,500 +76.47% 1
Northumberland - 1 £32,500 -
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) IT Audit
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Records Management
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Records Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Records Management
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS