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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 254 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 8 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.16% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2417 2140 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.71% 31.35% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1770 1993
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Manchester -7 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Cheshire -14 1 £48,500 +29.33%
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) NHS
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Advertising
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Copywriting
5 3 (20.00%) Social Media
5 3 (20.00%) Pay per click
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Email Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) CISM
7 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (6.67%) UNIX
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) CISSP
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Executive
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 3 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Pay per click
3 3 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ISMS
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago