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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank - 58 71
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 0 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.81% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Average salary - £19,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +14.66%
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
427 536 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.79% 88.60% 78.73%
Number of salaries quoted 351 469 391
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) ISSAP
1 5 (83.33%) ISSMP
1 5 (83.33%) COBIT
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) ISSAP
1 5 (83.33%) ISSMP
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (83.33%) COBIT
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
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