The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 107 105 138
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 11 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.65% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.84% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,120 £28,300 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £54,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1308 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.48% 76.99% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1060 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Protection
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester - 7 £35,000 -
Warrington -15 2 £38,300 -27.04%
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 4 (26.67%) Tandem
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
5 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) PKI
5 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Tandem
2 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 3 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
6 1 (6.67%) MOF
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
Crewe, United Kingdom
Bentley Motors
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 7 days ago