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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 59 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 13 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.93% 0.46% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.54% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 10
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
590 370 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.80% 85.65% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 392 285 410
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool - 13 £44,000 -
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 12 (66.67%) NHS
2 12 (66.67%) Service Management
2 12 (66.67%) ITSM
2 12 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (66.67%) Service Design
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) MS Office
6 6 (33.33%) SCCM
6 6 (33.33%) AirWatch
6 6 (33.33%) BYOD
7 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security
7 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (22.22%) VLAN
8 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (22.22%) WLAN
8 4 (22.22%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) HP
9 3 (16.67%) Dell
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (16.67%) Avaya
9 3 (16.67%) Sophos

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (27.78%) Network Security
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) VLAN
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) WLAN
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 3 (16.67%) Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) ICT Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) ICT Support
1 3 (16.67%) ICT Support Technician
1 3 (16.67%) ICT Technician
1 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) IT Support
1 3 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (16.67%) IT Technician
1 3 (16.67%) Network Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) Network Support
1 3 (16.67%) Network Support Technician
1 3 (16.67%) Network Technician
1 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Mobility Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) NHS
1 12 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) OpenVMS
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) ITSM
2 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 12 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 12 (66.67%) Service Design
2 12 (66.67%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CLAS
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Avaya
2 3 (16.67%) Dell
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) SonicWALL
2 3 (16.67%) Sophos
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp