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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 164 234
Rank change year-on-year -36 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 215 382 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.46% 2.08% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 2.40% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 195 311 222
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

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 12755 15932 18407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.84% 86.67% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10537 13367 14718
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 65 £42,500 -9.09% 10
Hampshire -18 44 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Oxfordshire -1 31 £35,000 -26.31% 6
Surrey +24 28 £70,000 +7.69% 6
West Sussex +25 27 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Kent +7 6 £65,000 +36.84% 5
East Sussex -49 2 £70,000 +86.66% 2
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 - 3
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 106 (26.57%) JavaScript
2 99 (24.81%) HTML
3 92 (23.06%) CSS
4 75 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (18.05%) Windows
6 69 (17.29%) SQL
7 62 (15.54%) Information Security
8 60 (15.04%) SQL Server
9 54 (13.53%) Linux
10 51 (12.78%) PHP
10 51 (12.78%) Cybersecurity
11 50 (12.53%) jQuery
12 47 (11.78%) Project Management
13 45 (11.28%) Firewall
14 44 (11.03%) Microsoft
15 42 (10.53%) Java
15 42 (10.53%) Finance
16 41 (10.28%) Scrum
16 41 (10.28%) C#
16 41 (10.28%) Security Architecture
17 40 (10.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 40 (10.03%) .NET
18 39 (9.77%) CISSP
19 37 (9.27%) C++
19 37 (9.27%) Data Protection Act
19 37 (9.27%) Drupal
20 35 (8.77%) Telecoms
21 34 (8.52%) OOP
22 33 (8.27%) PKI
22 33 (8.27%) Security Cleared

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 37 (9.27%) Drupal
2 32 (8.02%) WordPress
3 11 (2.76%) CMS
4 9 (2.26%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.75%) Confluence
6 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.50%) Apache
7 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.50%) IIS
7 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.25%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.75%) FastStats
3 2 (0.50%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.51%) SaaS
4 13 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.51%) Office 365
6 6 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.25%) IaaS
7 5 (1.25%) PaaS
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.25%) GitHub
9 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (11.28%) Firewall
2 27 (6.77%) LAN
3 15 (3.76%) Wireless
4 14 (3.51%) DNS
5 13 (3.26%) WAN
6 12 (3.01%) DHCP
7 11 (2.76%) SAN
7 11 (2.76%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.01%) Internet
9 6 (1.50%) VLAN
10 5 (1.25%) Network Security
11 4 (1.00%) VPN
12 3 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.75%) DMZ
12 3 (0.75%) HTTP
12 3 (0.75%) MPLS
12 3 (0.75%) NAS
12 3 (0.75%) OSPF
13 2 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.01%) MySQL
2 16 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (3.26%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.50%) MariaDB
8 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.25%) DB2
9 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.00%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.75%) Informix
11 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.50%) Subversion
3 5 (1.25%) JIRA
3 5 (1.25%) Selenium
3 5 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.00%) gulp
4 4 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.00%) NUnit
4 4 (1.00%) Protractor
4 4 (1.00%) webpack
5 3 (0.75%) LINQPad
5 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.50%) Ant
6 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.50%) NeoLoad
6 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.25%) Moq
7 1 (0.25%) Qt Creator
General
1 42 (10.53%) Finance
2 35 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.26%) Legal
4 16 (4.01%) Marketing
4 16 (4.01%) Retail
5 9 (2.26%) Games
6 3 (0.75%) Law
7 2 (0.50%) Automotive
7 2 (0.50%) German Language
8 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 108 (27.07%) Developer
2 51 (12.78%) Architect
3 45 (11.28%) Analyst
4 36 (9.02%) Security Architect
5 29 (7.27%) Consultant
5 29 (7.27%) Drupal Developer
6 23 (5.76%) Security Engineer
7 21 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 18 (4.51%) .NET Developer
8 18 (4.51%) C# Developer
9 16 (4.01%) DBA
9 16 (4.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 16 (4.01%) Information Analyst
9 16 (4.01%) Information Security Analyst
9 16 (4.01%) Security Analyst
9 16 (4.01%) Security Consultant
9 16 (4.01%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (3.76%) Information Security Consultant
10 15 (3.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (24.81%) HTML
2 92 (23.06%) CSS
3 50 (12.53%) jQuery
4 40 (10.03%) .NET
5 30 (7.52%) Ajax
5 30 (7.52%) HTML5
6 26 (6.52%) ASP.NET
7 23 (5.76%) CSS3
8 21 (5.26%) Laravel
8 21 (5.26%) Symfony
9 16 (4.01%) AngularJS
9 16 (4.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (3.76%) XML
11 13 (3.26%) Node.js
12 11 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (2.51%) Web Services
14 9 (2.26%) 802.1X
14 9 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (2.01%) CodeIgniter
16 7 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.27%) Data Protection Act
2 33 (8.27%) PKI
3 22 (5.51%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.26%) User Experience
7 9 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.01%) Cyber Defence
8 8 (2.01%) Replication
9 7 (1.75%) Clustering
10 5 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.25%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.25%) Social Media
11 4 (1.00%) CESG
11 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.50%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.05%) Windows
2 54 (13.53%) Linux
3 27 (6.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.51%) Unix
5 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.75%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.00%) Android
8 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.75%) AIX
9 3 (0.75%) HPUX
9 3 (0.75%) Solaris
9 3 (0.75%) SUSE
10 1 (0.25%) Debian
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (15.54%) Information Security
3 51 (12.78%) Cybersecurity
4 47 (11.78%) Project Management
5 41 (10.28%) Scrum
5 41 (10.28%) Security Architecture
6 34 (8.52%) OOP
7 32 (8.02%) Security Operations
8 31 (7.77%) Fraud Detection
8 31 (7.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 28 (7.02%) ITIL
10 23 (5.76%) Risk Management
11 22 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (5.51%) Identity Management
11 22 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (5.51%) Threat Analysis
12 21 (5.26%) Front End Development
12 21 (5.26%) MVC
13 20 (5.01%) Software Engineering
13 20 (5.01%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (26.57%) JavaScript
2 69 (17.29%) SQL
3 51 (12.78%) PHP
4 42 (10.53%) Java
5 41 (10.28%) C#
6 37 (9.27%) C++
7 22 (5.51%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.26%) Python
9 4 (1.00%) C
9 4 (1.00%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.75%) Perl
10 3 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.50%) VBA
11 2 (0.50%) VBScript
12 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (9.77%) CISSP
2 33 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 31 (7.77%) CISM
3 31 (7.77%) SC Cleared
4 29 (7.27%) Degree
5 18 (4.51%) CISA
6 14 (3.51%) CCNA
6 14 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.75%) MCSA
10 6 (1.50%) CCNP
11 2 (0.50%) CCIE
11 2 (0.50%) CEH
11 2 (0.50%) ISEB
11 2 (0.50%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.50%) OCA
11 2 (0.50%) OCP
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (8.02%) GDPR
2 32 (8.02%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.76%) SLA
4 13 (3.26%) QA
5 10 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 9 (2.26%) ISO 9000
7 6 (1.50%) Data Quality
8 4 (1.00%) COBIT
8 4 (1.00%) SSAE 16
9 3 (0.75%) PMO
9 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.50%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 20 (5.01%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.50%) HDFS
6 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.25%) Docker
7 1 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.25%) KVM
7 1 (0.25%) NFS
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) Xen
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.50%) Ansible
2 2 (0.50%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Packer
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.77%) VMware
3 23 (5.76%) Zend
4 17 (4.26%) Cisco
4 17 (4.26%) Oracle
5 13 (3.26%) Adobe
6 9 (2.26%) Juniper
7 7 (1.75%) CA
7 7 (1.75%) Palo Alto
8 6 (1.50%) Google
8 6 (1.50%) NetApp
9 5 (1.25%) DoubleClick
9 5 (1.25%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (1.25%) F5
9 5 (1.25%) Sybase
10 4 (1.00%) Citrix
10 4 (1.00%) EMC
10 4 (1.00%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.00%) Sophos
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £470 - £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Flexible Hours (+ Possibility of Remote Wor
Posted: 17 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
MP Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Flexible hours, Working remotely (once trained), Travel opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum + Free Gym + Free Lunch + Great Pens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £47500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + £7000 car, 10-55% Bonus, +more!
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Horsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 10 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dep on skills, knowledge & exp + exc benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago