The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.60% - 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Data Protection
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 136 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 89.21% 80.95% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 115 127 77
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Bolton

Data Protection
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) NHS
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Programme Manager
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) NHS
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft