The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 166 295
Rank change year-on-year -46 +129  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 197 386 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.31% 1.97% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 172 321 148
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12908 17089 17920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.15% 87.13% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10598 14389 14289
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the South East

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in the South East

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the South East

Data Protection
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -13 83 £42,500 -19.04% 11
Surrey +58 43 £70,000 +55.55% 7
Oxfordshire -26 25 £35,000 -17.64% 2
West Sussex +7 18 £40,837 -9.25% 4
Hampshire 0 12 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £37,000 -14.45% 1
Kent -6 7 £41,500 +10.66%
East Sussex -37 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Middlesex - 2 £76,000 - 1
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 107 (21.97%) HTML
2 101 (20.74%) JavaScript
2 101 (20.74%) CSS
3 100 (20.53%) Windows
4 81 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (15.61%) PHP
5 76 (15.61%) VMware
6 69 (14.17%) SQL
7 67 (13.76%) Linux
8 65 (13.35%) jQuery
9 64 (13.14%) Information Security
10 63 (12.94%) ITIL
11 60 (12.32%) Microsoft
11 60 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
12 59 (12.11%) Security Cleared
13 55 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 55 (11.29%) Data Protection Act
13 55 (11.29%) SQL Server
14 52 (10.68%) SC Cleared
15 49 (10.06%) Windows Server
16 48 (9.86%) Finance
17 47 (9.65%) Active Directory
17 47 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 46 (9.45%) Security Architecture
19 45 (9.24%) PKI
19 45 (9.24%) OOP
20 43 (8.83%) Degree
20 43 (8.83%) Fraud Detection
20 43 (8.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
21 42 (8.62%) PCI DSS

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 41 (8.42%) WordPress
2 39 (8.01%) Drupal
3 35 (7.19%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.05%) Apache
5 9 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.23%) CMS
7 5 (1.03%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.82%) IIS
8 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) Kentico
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.08%) MS Office
3 5 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Infor CRM
2 3 (0.62%) FastStats
3 2 (0.41%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.75%) SaaS
2 11 (2.26%) IaaS
3 10 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.05%) Office 365
3 10 (2.05%) PaaS
4 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.01%) Firewall
2 29 (5.95%) LAN
3 22 (4.52%) SAN
4 19 (3.90%) WAN
5 15 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.87%) DNS
7 12 (2.46%) VLAN
7 12 (2.46%) VPN
8 11 (2.26%) NAS
9 9 (1.85%) DHCP
9 9 (1.85%) Wireless
10 7 (1.44%) Network Security
11 5 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.03%) Internet
11 5 (1.03%) SSL
12 4 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.62%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.62%) OSPF
13 3 (0.62%) SSH
14 2 (0.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.80%) MySQL
3 18 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.03%) DB2
10 4 (0.82%) Redis
10 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.62%) Informix
11 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.41%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.41%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (4.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.44%) JIRA
3 6 (1.23%) Subversion
4 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.62%) Ant
5 3 (0.62%) LINQPad
5 3 (0.62%) NUnit
5 3 (0.62%) Selenium
6 2 (0.41%) Grunt
6 2 (0.41%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.41%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (0.41%) NeoLoad
6 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.41%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.41%) webpack
General
1 48 (9.86%) Finance
2 27 (5.54%) Marketing
3 25 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.31%) Games
5 19 (3.90%) Legal
6 11 (2.26%) Italian Language
7 9 (1.85%) Retail
8 7 (1.44%) Multimedia
9 6 (1.23%) German Language
10 5 (1.03%) Banking
11 4 (0.82%) Law
12 3 (0.62%) Automotive
12 3 (0.62%) French Language
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
13 2 (0.41%) Local Government
13 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.21%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 111 (22.79%) Developer
2 60 (12.32%) Architect
3 49 (10.06%) Analyst
4 45 (9.24%) Security Architect
5 36 (7.39%) Support Engineer
6 31 (6.37%) Drupal Developer
7 22 (4.52%) .NET Developer
7 22 (4.52%) Consultant
7 22 (4.52%) Security Engineer
8 20 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 19 (3.90%) Security Analyst
10 18 (3.70%) C# Developer
10 18 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (3.70%) Security Manager
11 17 (3.49%) Administrator
11 17 (3.49%) Information Analyst
11 17 (3.49%) Information Security Analyst
11 17 (3.49%) Technical Support
12 15 (3.08%) Data Manager
12 15 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (21.97%) HTML
2 101 (20.74%) CSS
3 65 (13.35%) jQuery
4 37 (7.60%) .NET
4 37 (7.60%) HTML5
5 26 (5.34%) ASP.NET
6 24 (4.93%) CSS3
7 23 (4.72%) XML
8 19 (3.90%) CodeIgniter
9 16 (3.29%) JSON
9 16 (3.29%) Symfony
10 15 (3.08%) Ajax
11 14 (2.87%) AngularJS
11 14 (2.87%) Entity Framework
11 14 (2.87%) REST
11 14 (2.87%) Web Services
12 13 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (2.67%) Laravel
12 13 (2.67%) LESS
13 12 (2.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.29%) Data Protection Act
2 45 (9.24%) PKI
3 26 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.52%) Security Operations Centre
5 19 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.87%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.05%) User Experience
7 10 (2.05%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.44%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.23%) Replication
10 5 (1.03%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (1.03%) NHS
10 5 (1.03%) Social Media
11 4 (0.82%) CESG
11 4 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (0.82%) Freedom of Information Act
11 4 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 100 (20.53%) Windows
2 67 (13.76%) Linux
3 49 (10.06%) Windows Server
4 23 (4.72%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.05%) Unix
7 8 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.23%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.62%) AIX
11 3 (0.62%) HPUX
11 3 (0.62%) Solaris
11 3 (0.62%) SUSE
12 2 (0.41%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) Debian
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (13.14%) Information Security
3 63 (12.94%) ITIL
4 60 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
5 46 (9.45%) Security Architecture
6 45 (9.24%) OOP
7 43 (8.83%) Fraud Detection
7 43 (8.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 35 (7.19%) MVC
9 34 (6.98%) Project Management
9 34 (6.98%) Scrum
10 28 (5.75%) Threat Analysis
11 27 (5.54%) Data Management
12 25 (5.13%) Security Operations
13 23 (4.72%) Software Engineering
14 22 (4.52%) Business Continuity
14 22 (4.52%) Identity Management
14 22 (4.52%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.31%) ITIL V3
16 20 (4.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (20.74%) JavaScript
2 76 (15.61%) PHP
3 69 (14.17%) SQL
4 38 (7.80%) C#
5 29 (5.95%) Python
6 26 (5.34%) Java
7 23 (4.72%) C++
8 22 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.82%) Perl
10 4 (0.82%) VBScript
11 3 (0.62%) C
12 2 (0.41%) VB
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.21%) VB6
13 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (12.11%) Security Cleared
2 52 (10.68%) SC Cleared
3 43 (8.83%) Degree
4 35 (7.19%) CISSP
5 23 (4.72%) CISM
6 19 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (3.49%) CCNA
7 17 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.49%) MCSA
8 8 (1.64%) CEH
8 8 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
9 7 (1.44%) CISA
9 7 (1.44%) CLAS
9 7 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.23%) MCP
10 6 (1.23%) MCSE
10 6 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.03%) CCNP
12 2 (0.41%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (8.62%) PCI DSS
2 42 (8.62%) SLA
3 29 (5.95%) QA
4 24 (4.93%) GDPR
5 14 (2.87%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.64%) ISO 9000
6 8 (1.64%) ISO27002
7 7 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.03%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.82%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.62%) COBIT
10 3 (0.62%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.41%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
System Software
1 47 (9.65%) Active Directory
1 47 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (5.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.85%) Xen
4 6 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.41%) HDFS
7 2 (0.41%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.21%) Docker
8 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.41%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Nagios
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Packer
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) WSUS
3 1 (0.21%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 76 (15.61%) VMware
2 60 (12.32%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.31%) Sophos
3 21 (4.31%) Zend
4 18 (3.70%) Cisco
5 12 (2.46%) NetApp
6 10 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.64%) CA
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle
8 7 (1.44%) SAP
9 6 (1.23%) Brocade
9 6 (1.23%) Citrix
10 5 (1.03%) HP
11 4 (0.82%) CommVault
11 4 (0.82%) EMC
11 4 (0.82%) Google
11 4 (0.82%) Juniper
11 4 (0.82%) Mitel
11 4 (0.82%) Sybase
11 4 (0.82%) Veritas
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Norbar Torque Tools Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus and car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People Services Ltd
Salary: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract - £40k-£50k pa pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: 6 month Fixed Term Contract - £40,000-£50,000 pa pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Commission and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 7 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 17 days ago