The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 46 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.37% 0.78% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.89% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £57,500 £27,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.09% -40.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,670
% change year-on-year
- -2.67%
Data Protection
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 448 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.14% 86.99% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 249 402 292
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Liverpool

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (92.31%) PCI DSS
2 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 11 (84.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (84.62%) CISM
2 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) ISSAP
2 11 (84.62%) ISSMP
2 11 (84.62%) COBIT
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Information Security Management
3 9 (69.23%) Security Management
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
8 2 (15.38%) CISA
9 1 (7.69%) CRM
9 1 (7.69%) Finance
9 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Information Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security Management
2 9 (69.23%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CISM
1 11 (84.62%) ISSAP
1 11 (84.62%) ISSMP
1 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) PCI DSS
2 11 (84.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (84.62%) COBIT
3 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint