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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank - 63 57
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.71% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £23,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
416 423 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.05% 83.60% 78.85%
Number of salaries quoted 343 341 357
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ACCA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
1 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) VMware