The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 126 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 5 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.72% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.86% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £27,280 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,700 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
Data Protection
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1515 1627 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.12% 83.91% 82.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1305 1033
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Cheshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 2 £67,500 +76.24% 1
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
1 5 (38.46%) Security Management
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 3 (23.08%) CISA
3 3 (23.08%) CISM
3 3 (23.08%) MBA
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) COBIT
3 3 (23.08%) Database Security
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Life Science
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Legal

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Publishing
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Information Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Information Risk Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Director
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Life Science
4 1 (7.69%) Telematics
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Security Management
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Database Security
4 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
1 3 (23.08%) CISA
1 3 (23.08%) CISM
1 3 (23.08%) MBA
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) COBIT
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe