Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 171 176
Rank change year-on-year +48 +5 +41
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 79 66 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.97% 1.25% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.40% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 61 64
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -7.69%
10th Percentile £34,200 £36,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +17.65% -

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,693 4,729 5,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.93% 89.62% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,058 3,920 4,284
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Surrey

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Surrey

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Surrey

Data Protection
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 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Staines +22 25 £60,000 - 1
Woking -9 12 £62,500 +25.00%
Godalming +17 8 £45,000 -21.74%
Leatherhead - 7 £40,500 - 2
Guildford +2 1 £59,500 +3.48%
Redhill -11 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Chertsey - 1 £65,000 - 3
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 37 (46.84%) Information Security
1 37 (46.84%) Degree
2 32 (40.51%) VMware
2 32 (40.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (36.71%) Data Protection Act
4 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
5 25 (31.65%) Hyper-V
6 24 (30.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (30.38%) CISSP
6 24 (30.38%) GDPR
7 22 (27.85%) Network Security
8 21 (26.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (26.58%) Identity Access Management
8 21 (26.58%) CISM
9 20 (25.32%) NIST
10 19 (24.05%) Windows
11 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
11 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (22.78%) IT Governance
11 18 (22.78%) Zachman Framework
11 18 (22.78%) TOGAF
11 18 (22.78%) Cryptography
11 18 (22.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 18 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 18 (22.78%) SIEM
11 18 (22.78%) SDLC
11 18 (22.78%) SABSA
11 18 (22.78%) OWASP
11 18 (22.78%) Security Architecture
12 16 (20.25%) MCSE

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.86%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.06%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Azure
2 13 (16.46%) Office 365
3 11 (13.92%) AWS
4 5 (6.33%) IaaS
4 5 (6.33%) SaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.06%) OneDrive
5 4 (5.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) Network Security
2 7 (8.86%) NetScaler
2 7 (8.86%) Skype
2 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.59%) Ethernet
3 6 (7.59%) Firewall
3 6 (7.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.59%) SAN
4 5 (6.33%) VPN
5 4 (5.06%) DNS
6 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.27%) DHCP
7 1 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.27%) VSAN
7 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.59%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.06%) Protractor
3 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.80%) Selenium
3 3 (3.80%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Legal
3 7 (8.86%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Consultant
2 13 (16.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Architect
3 9 (11.39%) Information Architect
3 9 (11.39%) Information Security Architect
3 9 (11.39%) Information Security Consultant
3 9 (11.39%) Security Architect
3 9 (11.39%) Security Consultant
4 8 (10.13%) Business Development Executive
4 8 (10.13%) IT Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Designer
5 7 (8.86%) Security Designer
6 6 (7.59%) Information Officer
6 6 (7.59%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (7.59%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Security Officer
7 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
1 4 (5.06%) Node.js
1 4 (5.06%) React
1 4 (5.06%) WebdriverIO
2 2 (2.53%) CSS
2 2 (2.53%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.53%) HTML
2 2 (2.53%) jQuery
2 2 (2.53%) WCF
2 2 (2.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.80%) NHS
5 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.80%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.53%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Linux
5 6 (7.59%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Fedora
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Information Security
2 21 (26.58%) Continuous Improvement
2 21 (26.58%) Identity Access Management
3 18 (22.78%) Cryptography
3 18 (22.78%) IT Governance
3 18 (22.78%) OWASP
3 18 (22.78%) SABSA
3 18 (22.78%) SDLC
3 18 (22.78%) Security Architecture
3 18 (22.78%) SIEM
3 18 (22.78%) TOGAF
3 18 (22.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 18 (22.78%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (16.46%) Decision-Making
6 12 (15.19%) Security Operations
7 10 (12.66%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (12.66%) Time Management
8 9 (11.39%) Business Continuity
8 9 (11.39%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
1 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.80%) C#
2 3 (3.80%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (46.84%) Degree
2 24 (30.38%) CISSP
3 21 (26.58%) CISM
4 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (20.25%) MCSE
6 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (11.39%) GIAC
7 8 (10.13%) MCSA
8 7 (8.86%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (6.33%) CCNA
10 4 (5.06%) MCITP
10 4 (5.06%) MCP
11 3 (3.80%) CCNP
11 3 (3.80%) CISMP
11 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (2.53%) CCIE
12 2 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (40.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (30.38%) GDPR
3 20 (25.32%) NIST
4 18 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 8 (10.13%) PCI DSS
6 7 (8.86%) QA
7 4 (5.06%) PMO
7 4 (5.06%) RMADS
8 3 (3.80%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (2.53%) ISO 22301
9 2 (2.53%) SLA
10 1 (1.27%) BS7799
10 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
10 1 (1.27%) NCSC
System Software
1 25 (31.65%) Hyper-V
2 24 (30.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.39%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.13%) XenApp
5 8 (10.13%) XenDesktop
6 7 (8.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 7 (8.86%) vSphere
7 4 (5.06%) Docker
8 1 (1.27%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) SCCM
1 8 (10.13%) vCenter Server
2 7 (8.86%) XenMobile
3 6 (7.59%) Avamar
3 6 (7.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (5.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.06%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (3.80%) Nessus
5 3 (3.80%) SCOM
5 3 (3.80%) SCSM
5 3 (3.80%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.27%) Terraform
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) VMware
2 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.99%) Cisco
4 12 (15.19%) Veeam
5 10 (12.66%) Citrix
6 9 (11.39%) EMC
7 8 (10.13%) Dell
8 6 (7.59%) IBM
9 3 (3.80%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.53%) xMatters
11 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.27%) McAfee
11 1 (1.27%) Sophos
11 1 (1.27%) Symantec
11 1 (1.27%) Veritas