Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 164 211
Rank change year-on-year +15 +47 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.086% 0.89% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 2.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 5
Reading median annual salary £55,750 £44,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.70% -39.31% -
10th Percentile £27,175 £33,800 £46,750
90th Percentile £87,725 £68,400 £76,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,750 £44,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year +26.70% -36.00% -

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 954 1377 1923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 40.80% 39.55% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 772 983 1496
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% - +7.53%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Reading

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Reading

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Database Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS