Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 226 278
Rank change year-on-year +7 +52 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 17 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.97% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 18
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £38,288
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +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 2,150 2,175 3,493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 41.16% 38.45% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,718 1,800 2,892
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £68,750
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 14 August 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
Woking +12 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Godalming - 6 £57,500 -
Guildford - 5 £60,000 -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
2 11 (64.71%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (64.71%) GDPR
2 11 (64.71%) Security Monitoring
2 11 (64.71%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (58.82%) CISA
3 10 (58.82%) CISM
3 10 (58.82%) IPsec
3 10 (58.82%) VPN
3 10 (58.82%) SSL
3 10 (58.82%) CISSP
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
5 6 (35.29%) XenMobile
5 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
5 6 (35.29%) XenApp
5 6 (35.29%) XenServer
5 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
5 6 (35.29%) vSphere
5 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (35.29%) vCenter Server
5 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Windows

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 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) IPsec
1 10 (58.82%) SSL
1 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Consultant
1 10 (58.82%) Security Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) GDPR Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) NHS
3 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) SIEM
5 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) Data Security
6 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CISA
1 10 (58.82%) CISM
1 10 (58.82%) CISSP
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) Cyber Essentials
1 11 (64.71%) GDPR
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) COBIT
2 4 (23.53%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) vSphere
2 6 (35.29%) XenApp
2 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
2 6 (35.29%) XenServer
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) vCenter Server
1 6 (35.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto