Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 145 206
Rank change year-on-year -14 +61 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.079% 0.95% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 2.44% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 4
Reading median annual salary £90,000 £44,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.55% -39.31% +16.00%
10th Percentile £85,000 £39,500 £46,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £69,200 £76,250
Berkshire median annual salary £90,000 £44,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +104.55% -39.31% +20.83%

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 929 1,189 1,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 36.55% 39.15% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 746 852 1,566
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRAMM
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Information Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) CIO
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) CRAMM
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS