The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 228 202 243
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +41
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 23 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.76% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 13
Average salary £46,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £19,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,942 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
Data Protection
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 13 £44,750 +42.06% 3
Lancashire +3 5 £55,000 +189.47%
Cheshire -11 5 £41,250 -21.42% 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 31 (28.44%) Finance
2 29 (26.61%) Information Security
3 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.43%) Project Management
5 18 (16.51%) SLA
6 17 (15.60%) Cisco
6 17 (15.60%) Symantec
6 17 (15.60%) Financial Institution
7 16 (14.68%) Windows
7 16 (14.68%) Data Management
8 15 (13.76%) Brocade
8 15 (13.76%) Degree
8 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
8 15 (13.76%) EMC
8 15 (13.76%) HP
9 14 (12.84%) CISSP
9 14 (12.84%) NetApp
9 14 (12.84%) Risk Management
10 13 (11.93%) Benchmarking
10 13 (11.93%) Middleware
10 13 (11.93%) IBM
10 13 (11.93%) Data Protection Act
10 13 (11.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (11.01%) SQL
11 12 (11.01%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (10.09%) Business Continuity
13 10 (9.17%) Hyper-V
13 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
13 10 (9.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
3 2 (1.83%) SAS
3 2 (1.83%) IIS
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) Site Server
4 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.92%) Moodle
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.92%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.83%) IaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) SAN
1 8 (7.34%) Firewall
2 6 (5.50%) Network Security
3 4 (3.67%) VLAN
3 4 (3.67%) Internet
4 3 (2.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.75%) VPN
5 2 (1.83%) SSL
5 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.92%) NAS
6 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.92%) DNS
6 1 (0.92%) LAN
6 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Power View
4 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) DB2
7 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.92%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Subversion
General
1 31 (28.44%) Finance
2 17 (15.60%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.50%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Legal
4 4 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.67%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Back Office
6 2 (1.83%) Law
6 2 (1.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (11.93%) Analyst
1 13 (11.93%) Storage Specialist
2 11 (10.09%) Information Manager
2 11 (10.09%) Consultant
3 9 (8.26%) Security Analyst
3 9 (8.26%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (8.26%) Security Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Data Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Security Engineer
5 6 (5.50%) SQL DBA
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (5.50%) DBA
5 6 (5.50%) Information Security Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Security Officer
6 5 (4.59%) Junior
6 5 (4.59%) Administrator
6 5 (4.59%) Security Specialist
6 5 (4.59%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (4.59%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) Middleware
2 4 (3.67%) .NET
3 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.75%) CSS
3 3 (2.75%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) Ajax
4 2 (1.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (7.34%) GIS
3 7 (6.42%) Tandem
4 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.67%) Life Science
5 4 (3.67%) Psychology
5 4 (3.67%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.67%) PKI
5 4 (3.67%) Statistics
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.75%) Clustering
6 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) iPad
7 2 (1.83%) NHS
7 2 (1.83%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.83%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.68%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.75%) Android
5 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.92%) UNIX
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Information Security
2 19 (17.43%) Project Management
3 16 (14.68%) Data Management
4 14 (12.84%) Risk Management
5 13 (11.93%) Benchmarking
6 12 (11.01%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (10.09%) Business Continuity
8 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.42%) Cyber Security
10 7 (6.42%) SIEM
11 5 (4.59%) Release Management
11 5 (4.59%) ITIL
11 5 (4.59%) Security Management
11 5 (4.59%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.67%) Business Development
12 4 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.67%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.75%) C#
3 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.92%) ABAP
4 1 (0.92%) C
4 1 (0.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Degree
2 14 (12.84%) CISSP
3 6 (5.50%) CISM
4 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.59%) CISA
4 5 (4.59%) ISSAP
4 5 (4.59%) ISSMP
5 4 (3.67%) MCITP
5 4 (3.67%) MCSA
5 4 (3.67%) MBA
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) VCP4
7 1 (0.92%) CRISC
7 1 (0.92%) QiCA
7 1 (0.92%) CCNA
7 1 (0.92%) MCP
7 1 (0.92%) HNC
7 1 (0.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.51%) SLA
2 13 (11.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (9.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (8.26%) PCI DSS
5 7 (6.42%) COBIT
6 2 (1.83%) QA
7 1 (0.92%) GMP
7 1 (0.92%) GLP
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) SCCM
1 5 (4.59%) SCOM
2 4 (3.67%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.75%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.83%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.83%) SCSM
4 2 (1.83%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.60%) Cisco
2 17 (15.60%) Symantec
3 15 (13.76%) Brocade
3 15 (13.76%) EMC
3 15 (13.76%) HP
4 14 (12.84%) NetApp
5 13 (11.93%) IBM
6 7 (6.42%) ArcSight
6 7 (6.42%) VMware
6 7 (6.42%) Sun
7 5 (4.59%) Citrix
8 4 (3.67%) Dell
9 1 (0.92%) Adobe
9 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.92%) SAP
9 1 (0.92%) Apple
9 1 (0.92%) Sage
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