Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 249 247
Rank change year-on-year +28 -2 +50
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 10
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,500 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £87,500
South East median annual salary £42,750 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +8.00% +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 2,033 2,214 2,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.25% 36.75% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,629 1,888 1,950
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 18 January 2019. 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 - 2 £60,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £52,500 -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) IPsec
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Information Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials