The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
North West / Manchester
Rank 195 169 188
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.15% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.39% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £41,500 £65,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +55.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1651 1274 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.56% 38.56% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1028 1123
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £50,000 -
Data Protection Act
North West

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 16 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Data Modelling
2 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) QA
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) SaaS
4 7 (43.75%) PaaS
4 7 (43.75%) Multimedia
4 7 (43.75%) Data Management
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (43.75%) Statistics
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) IaaS
4 7 (43.75%) iPad
4 7 (43.75%) QMS
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
4 7 (43.75%) High Availability
4 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
4 7 (43.75%) SLA
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) IaaS
1 7 (43.75%) PaaS
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (25.00%) Big Data
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
4 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (43.75%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) DBA
1 11 (68.75%) SQL DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Head of IT
3 3 (18.75%) Head of IT Security
3 3 (18.75%) Head of Security
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
1 7 (43.75%) iPad
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (68.75%) Data Modelling
2 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
3 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Data Management
3 7 (43.75%) High Availability
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
3 7 (43.75%) QMS
3 7 (43.75%) Statistics
4 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Data Security
5 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
1 7 (43.75%) MCSA
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CISA
2 3 (18.75%) CISM
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
2 7 (43.75%) QA
2 7 (43.75%) SLA
3 3 (18.75%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cloudera