The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 222 241 204
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -37
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 34 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.18% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.23% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 21
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,691 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,052 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in the North West

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Protection
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 14 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Cheshire +9 12 £57,500 +5.50% 2
Merseyside - 7 £58,052 - 2
Lancashire - 4 £19,000 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 25 (34.72%) MS Office
4 19 (26.39%) Windows
5 18 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 18 (25.00%) Legal
6 15 (20.83%) .NET
7 14 (19.44%) Finance
8 13 (18.06%) ITIL
8 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
8 13 (18.06%) Data Protection Act
9 12 (16.67%) SQL
9 12 (16.67%) Project Management
10 11 (15.28%) Validation
10 11 (15.28%) Business Development
10 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
11 10 (13.89%) Java
11 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
12 9 (12.50%) UNIX
12 9 (12.50%) Mainframe
12 9 (12.50%) IBM
12 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (12.50%) Tandem
12 9 (12.50%) Cryptography
12 9 (12.50%) PKI
12 9 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (12.50%) Release Management
12 9 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
13 8 (11.11%) Clustering
13 8 (11.11%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.94%) IIS
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 25 (34.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SAN
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.39%) VLAN
4 1 (1.39%) DHCP
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (25.00%) Legal
2 14 (19.44%) Finance
3 6 (8.33%) Back Office
4 5 (6.94%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.28%) Analyst
1 11 (15.28%) Business Development Executive
2 6 (8.33%) IT Support
2 6 (8.33%) Developer
3 5 (6.94%) Graduate
3 5 (6.94%) Consultant
3 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
3 5 (6.94%) Security Analyst
3 5 (6.94%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (6.94%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 4 (5.56%) Product Specialist
4 4 (5.56%) Head of ICT
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (5.56%) Security Specialist
4 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.56%) Trainer
5 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.94%) Web Services
2 5 (6.94%) XML
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 9 (12.50%) Tandem
2 9 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 9 (12.50%) PKI
2 9 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (11.11%) Clustering
4 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.56%) E-Learning
4 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) UNIX
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (18.06%) ITIL
3 12 (16.67%) Project Management
4 11 (15.28%) Validation
4 11 (15.28%) Business Development
5 9 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 9 (12.50%) Release Management
6 8 (11.11%) Information Security
6 8 (11.11%) CRM
7 6 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.94%) Process Management
8 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.94%) Practice Management
9 4 (5.56%) Market Research
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.56%) Migration
9 4 (5.56%) Workflow
10 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) Java
3 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.94%) C#
3 5 (6.94%) VB
3 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) C
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) MCTS
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) MCITP
3 6 (8.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.56%) CCA
5 3 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) NCIE
6 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) BS25999
2 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 14001
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.39%) COSO
4 1 (1.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
2 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (5.56%) UAG
5 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.39%) XenApp
6 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCOM
2 6 (8.33%) SCCM
3 4 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (5.56%) MOM
3 4 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.39%) WSUS
5 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) IBM
3 5 (6.94%) Symantec
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) EMC
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) Veeam
6 1 (1.39%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.39%) Siebel
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) CommVault
6 1 (1.39%) NetApp
6 1 (1.39%) Avaya
6 1 (1.39%) Brocade
6 1 (1.39%) Google
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Salary: £33333.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lloyds IP
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TalkTalk
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago