Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 69 79
Rank change year-on-year -72 +10 +111
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 15 109 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.58% 4.09% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 4.70% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 105 128
Reading median annual salary £72,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.25% -23.81% -6.67%
10th Percentile £66,500 £25,750 £28,125
90th Percentile £89,750 £71,500 £70,375
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £42,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +64.71% -17.48% -14.17%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,225 2,320 3,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.84% 87.02% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,874 1,734 2,922
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +2.06% -3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Reading over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 9 (60.00%) GDPR
2 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (20.00%) SaaS
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (20.00%) PMO
5 2 (13.33%) PSD2
5 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (13.33%) Marathon
5 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
5 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Docker
5 2 (13.33%) BCP
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Mesos
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Billing
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Data Protection Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Compliance Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Data Compliance Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Data Compliance Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Officer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Head of IT
3 2 (13.33%) Head of IT Operations
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Operations
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Backup Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Planning Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) FMCG
1 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) BCP
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (6.67%) Due Diligence
5 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
5 1 (6.67%) Security Auditing
5 1 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) GDPR
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) PMO
4 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (13.33%) PSD2
4 2 (13.33%) QA
5 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (13.33%) Marathon
1 2 (13.33%) Mesos
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) CommVault
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Veeam
1 1 (6.67%) VMware