The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 54 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.63% 0.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
400 546 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.33% 86.39% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 283 478 327
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 Merseyside

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Merseyside

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Data Protection
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 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
Liverpool +10 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Actuate
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) MI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Actuate
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) LexisNexis