Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 257 280
Rank change year-on-year +20 +23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 16 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.41% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 18
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,525 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £50,000 £62,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -8.57%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,107 2,200 2,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.77% 30.07% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,730 1,857 2,230
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Leeds +16 10 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Bradford +2 3 £80,000 +77.78%
Bingley - 2 £37,500 -
Data Protection Act
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 16 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (56.25%) GDPR
4 8 (50.00%) Information Security
5 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
6 6 (37.50%) CISSP
6 6 (37.50%) CISM
7 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
7 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
7 5 (31.25%) Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
8 4 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (25.00%) Security Auditing
8 4 (25.00%) Legal
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
9 3 (18.75%) VPN
9 3 (18.75%) ETL
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Migration

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) MarkLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Data Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Data Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Governance Manager
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Data Governance Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Data Governance Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (25.00%) Security Auditing
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISM
1 6 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) CEH
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CRISC
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) SSCP
4 1 (6.25%) IISP
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (56.25%) GDPR
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (6.25%) ISO 31000
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft