The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 57 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.56% 1.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 333 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.41% 78.72% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 357 261 354
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Lancashire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(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
Blackburn -10 4 £42,500 +165.62%
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
Preston -9 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £25,000 -
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) PowerPivot
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) PowerPivot
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) DSL
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server DBA
1 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
1 4 (30.77%) HTML5
1 4 (30.77%) CSS3
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) BCP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) Sophos
3 2 (15.38%) VMware