Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 250 274
Rank change year-on-year +21 +24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.14% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% +40.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £50,000 £62,375 £39,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £54,200
South East median annual salary £47,500 £54,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.84% +21.11% -5.26%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,175 2,326 3,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.96% 39.35% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,736 1,966 2,578
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Godalming - 3 £60,000 -
Woking +11 2 £50,000 -21.57%
Guildford - 2 £58,750 -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
2 5 (71.43%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 2 (28.57%) COBIT
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) GPG13
5 2 (28.57%) XenMobile
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) IPsec
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (71.43%) GDPR
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
1 2 (28.57%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds