The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 230 246 243
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.032% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.045% 0.086% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,917
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.63%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2215 2338 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 37.86% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 1867 1957
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the North West

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Manchester - 1 £32,500 - 2
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (37.50%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) CISM
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) SMTP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) S/MIME
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Security Testing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) 3ds Max
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (12.50%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) QuarkXPress
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (25.00%) S/MIME
1 2 (25.00%) SMTP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Information Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Governance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
3 1 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (37.50%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Animation
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Photography
4 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Email Filtering
4 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Security Hardening
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Quark
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