The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 206 256
Rank change year-on-year -18 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.093% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 2.06% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 6
Median salary £100,000 £45,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +122.22% +97.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1914 1799 2186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 35.79% 32.31% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1416 1723
Median salary £40,350 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -12 5 £100,000 +122.22% 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (46.15%) GDPR
3 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) CISA
4 4 (30.77%) CISM
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Security
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Intranet
6 2 (15.38%) Extranet
6 2 (15.38%) OLTP
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) OLAP

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Extranet
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) OLAP
1 2 (15.38%) OLTP
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Security
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Information Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) WF
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) ISMS
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Security Auditing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISA
1 4 (30.77%) CISM
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CEH
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CRISC
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) GDPR
2 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (15.38%) COBIT
4 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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