The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 51 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.87% - 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £19,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 364 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.55% 75.83% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 287 313 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Data Protection
North West

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
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Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) VB
3 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) Process Management
4 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) MOF
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Graduate Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Graduate
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Process Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) MOF
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) VB
1 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) NCIE
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) CommVault
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (8.33%) VMware