Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 105 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 20 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.48% 1.05% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.16% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 12
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -28.21% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £33,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £39,625 £57,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +8.84%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1214 1209 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.13% 90.90% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1023 938
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Somerset

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Somerset

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Somerset

Data Protection
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bath -6 14 £48,750 +39.29% 1
Taunton +20 6 £40,000 -
Data Protection
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Law
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
5 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (25.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) Cybercrime
5 5 (25.00%) ISO 22301
5 5 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) SQL

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (20.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (35.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Information Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Cybercrime
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) High Availability
3 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) R
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Groovy
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) VMware