The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
England / South West
Rank 144 179 203
Rank change year-on-year +35 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 87 76 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.73% 1.29% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.46% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 37
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £51,700
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4541 5210 5315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.15% 88.74% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3743 4261 4424
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in the South West

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the South West

Data Protection
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire +22 28 £37,500 - 3
Somerset +9 23 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bristol -4 15 £35,000 -41.66% 3
Gloucestershire -4 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Devon +6 6 £37,000 +21.31%
Cornwall -6 3 - -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 55 (32.74%) ITIL
2 43 (25.60%) Microsoft
3 41 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (22.62%) SQL
5 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
6 32 (19.05%) Service Management
7 29 (17.26%) Service Delivery
7 29 (17.26%) HTML
8 28 (16.67%) MS Office
8 28 (16.67%) ITSM
8 28 (16.67%) VMware
9 27 (16.07%) Management Information System
10 25 (14.88%) .NET
10 25 (14.88%) SQL Server
10 25 (14.88%) CSS
10 25 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (14.29%) C#
12 23 (13.69%) MS Excel
12 23 (13.69%) jQuery
13 22 (13.10%) Java
13 22 (13.10%) PHP
13 22 (13.10%) MVC
14 21 (12.50%) Hibernate
14 21 (12.50%) Spring
14 21 (12.50%) Maven
14 21 (12.50%) JUnit
14 21 (12.50%) Eclipse
15 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET
15 19 (11.31%) Active Directory
16 18 (10.71%) SharePoint

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.57%) SAS
3 4 (2.38%) Apache
4 3 (1.79%) IBM Domino
4 3 (1.79%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.79%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.19%) CMS
5 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.19%) WordPress
6 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (16.67%) MS Office
2 23 (13.69%) MS Excel
3 13 (7.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.79%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.79%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.19%) InDesign
5 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) IaaS
1 8 (4.76%) PaaS
2 6 (3.57%) SaaS
3 5 (2.98%) Office 365
4 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.12%) Internet
2 12 (7.14%) SAN
3 10 (5.95%) DNS
4 8 (4.76%) Firewall
5 7 (4.17%) Junos
5 7 (4.17%) VLAN
6 5 (2.98%) DHCP
7 4 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.38%) LAN
7 4 (2.38%) Network Security
7 4 (2.38%) WAN
7 4 (2.38%) WLAN
8 2 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.19%) VPN
8 2 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.60%) HTTP
9 1 (0.60%) RIP
9 1 (0.60%) SMTP
9 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.38%) MySQL
2 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.60%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 21 (12.50%) JUnit
1 21 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) NCover
3 1 (0.60%) NUnit
3 1 (0.60%) Selenium
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (4.76%) Finance
2 5 (2.98%) Law
2 5 (2.98%) Legal
3 2 (1.19%) Automotive
3 2 (1.19%) Marketing
3 2 (1.19%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Electronics
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (33.33%) Developer
2 24 (14.29%) Analyst
3 22 (13.10%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.93%) Applications Support
6 14 (8.33%) Support Manager
7 13 (7.74%) Applications Manager
8 12 (7.14%) Applications Support Manager
8 12 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.95%) Service Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Architect
10 9 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.57%) Angular Developer
12 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.26%) HTML
2 25 (14.88%) .NET
2 25 (14.88%) CSS
3 23 (13.69%) jQuery
4 21 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 21 (12.50%) Spring
5 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.36%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (5.36%) React
7 7 (4.17%) HTML5
8 4 (2.38%) Ajax
8 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.38%) LAMP
8 4 (2.38%) Laravel
8 4 (2.38%) PostGIS
9 3 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.79%) CSS3
10 2 (1.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.07%) Management Information System
2 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.55%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (5.95%) NHS
4 10 (5.95%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (5.36%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.57%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.98%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (2.38%) BYOD
9 3 (1.79%) User Experience
10 2 (1.19%) Clustering
10 2 (1.19%) CMDB
10 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.19%) PDA
10 2 (1.19%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.60%) Fintech
11 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.93%) Windows
2 14 (8.33%) Linux
3 11 (6.55%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.76%) OpenVMS
5 8 (4.76%) Solaris
6 4 (2.38%) Unix
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.19%) VMS
7 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.74%) ITIL
2 41 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (19.05%) Service Management
4 29 (17.26%) Service Delivery
5 28 (16.67%) ITSM
6 22 (13.10%) MVC
7 17 (10.12%) PRINCE2
7 17 (10.12%) Programme Management
8 12 (7.14%) Information Security
9 10 (5.95%) Service Design
9 10 (5.95%) Waterfall
9 10 (5.95%) Web Development
10 9 (5.36%) Information Management
11 8 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (4.17%) DoDAF
12 7 (4.17%) Information Assurance
12 7 (4.17%) MODAF
12 7 (4.17%) Presales
12 7 (4.17%) Scrum
12 7 (4.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.62%) SQL
2 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
3 24 (14.29%) C#
4 22 (13.10%) Java
4 22 (13.10%) PHP
5 8 (4.76%) C
6 6 (3.57%) Python
7 4 (2.38%) Ruby
8 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.19%) Groovy
8 2 (1.19%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (7.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (5.36%) CCNA
2 9 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.17%) Degree
3 7 (4.17%) JNCIA
3 7 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.98%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.38%) GIAC
5 4 (2.38%) GSEC
5 4 (2.38%) MBCS
6 2 (1.19%) CCNP
6 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) CHFI
7 1 (0.60%) CISSP
7 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.79%) QA
4 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.31%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.57%) SCCM
3 4 (2.38%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (2.38%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.19%) Ansible
4 2 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.67%) VMware
3 13 (7.74%) Cisco
4 12 (7.14%) HP
4 12 (7.14%) NetApp
5 10 (5.95%) 3PAR
5 10 (5.95%) Veeam
5 10 (5.95%) Veritas
6 8 (4.76%) Juniper
7 5 (2.98%) Citrix
8 4 (2.38%) Adobe
8 4 (2.38%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.38%) Oracle
9 3 (1.79%) Lotus
10 2 (1.19%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.19%) hybris
10 2 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.60%) Avaya
11 1 (0.60%) Tableau
11 1 (0.60%) Verint
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £34000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car allowance, other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago