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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 249 252 226
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.074% 0.068% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.20% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 15
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2426 2471 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.07% 33.67% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1879 1818
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
Manchester +1 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) LexisNexis
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 20 hours ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago