Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 79 76
Rank change year-on-year -51 -3 +87
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 17 80 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 3.25% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 3.79% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 78 129
Reading median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -20.00% -18.37%
10th Percentile £34,050 £19,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,750 £67,875 £68,000
Berkshire median annual salary £66,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +55.88% -15.00% -9.09%

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 2,075 2,113 3,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 87.11% 85.72% 90.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,751 1,661 2,655
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (52.94%) Finance
1 9 (52.94%) GDPR
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (35.29%) Data Privacy
3 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security
4 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (23.53%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (23.53%) Security Auditing
5 4 (23.53%) SCADA
5 4 (23.53%) OpenUP
5 4 (23.53%) CRISC
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (23.53%) CISM
5 4 (23.53%) CISSP
5 4 (23.53%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.76%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
7 2 (11.76%) SIEM
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
7 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) PKI

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Billing
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Security Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Compliance Officer
3 4 (23.53%) Data Protection Officer
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Data Compliance Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Data Compliance Officer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Planning Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) SCADA
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) FMCG
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (35.29%) Data Privacy
2 6 (35.29%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (23.53%) OpenUP
4 4 (23.53%) Security Auditing
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (11.76%) Fraud Detection
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM
6 2 (11.76%) Threat Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (5.88%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (23.53%) CISM
2 4 (23.53%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CRISC
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) GDPR
2 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.88%) Capita