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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 201 230 210
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 31 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.56% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 33
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +74.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £32,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £80,000 £57,942
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
4883 5915 5550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 85.65% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4979 4613
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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 +28 20 £35,000 -36.36% 6
Cheshire +24 7 £36,875 -44.33% 1
Lancashire +10 2 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Merseyside - 1 £51,500 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (22.58%) SQL
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.43%) CSS
4 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 18 (19.35%) Information Security
5 16 (17.20%) HTML
5 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
6 15 (16.13%) .NET
7 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.05%) SDLC
8 13 (13.98%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (13.98%) Windows
9 12 (12.90%) C#
9 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
9 12 (12.90%) MVC
10 11 (11.83%) Risk Management
10 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET
10 11 (11.83%) Linux
10 11 (11.83%) jQuery
11 10 (10.75%) QA
11 10 (10.75%) Legal
11 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
12 9 (9.68%) Security Testing
12 9 (9.68%) Security Management
13 8 (8.60%) Change Management
13 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (8.60%) Automation Testing
14 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.30%) Apache TomEE
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.15%) WordPress
5 1 (1.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
1 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.08%) IaaS
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
1 1 (1.08%) PaaS
1 1 (1.08%) Route 53
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) DNS
1 3 (3.23%) SMTP
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.15%) S/MIME
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.08%) IPsec
3 1 (1.08%) Network Security
3 1 (1.08%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.08%) PPTP
3 1 (1.08%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.08%) SMS
3 1 (1.08%) SSH
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) VoIP
3 1 (1.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) MySQL
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.15%) QlikView
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Subversion
2 6 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.75%) Legal
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Publishing
4 4 (4.30%) Law
5 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Retail
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) Analyst
3 11 (11.83%) C# Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Test Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Administrator
6 6 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Consultant
6 6 (6.45%) Information Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Compliance Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) SOX Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) SOX Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.43%) CSS
2 16 (17.20%) HTML
3 15 (16.13%) .NET
4 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET
4 11 (11.83%) jQuery
5 7 (7.53%) HTML5
6 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.38%) Spring
7 5 (5.38%) Web Services
8 4 (4.30%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.30%) Ajax
8 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (4.30%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.23%) CSS3
9 3 (3.23%) XML
10 2 (2.15%) Java EE
10 2 (2.15%) JSON
11 1 (1.08%) GWT
11 1 (1.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
5 4 (4.30%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.23%) Life Science
6 3 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (3.23%) W3C
7 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.08%) APACS
8 1 (1.08%) BYOD
8 1 (1.08%) CESG
8 1 (1.08%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.08%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.08%) FMCG
8 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) IPTV
8 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Windows
2 11 (11.83%) Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Unix
4 4 (4.30%) AIX
5 3 (3.23%) Solaris
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.35%) Information Security
2 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) SDLC
3 12 (12.90%) MVC
4 11 (11.83%) Risk Management
4 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
6 9 (9.68%) Security Management
6 9 (9.68%) Security Testing
7 8 (8.60%) Automation Testing
7 8 (8.60%) Change Management
8 7 (7.53%) Information Assurance
8 7 (7.53%) Manual Testing
8 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.53%) Security Operations
8 7 (7.53%) TDD
8 7 (7.53%) Web Development
9 6 (6.45%) ITIL
9 6 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.58%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.90%) C#
4 7 (7.53%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) PHP
5 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) Python
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.15%) C++
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.08%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) ISEB
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) CISSP
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.15%) CISM
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.08%) CLAS
6 1 (1.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) MCT
6 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.08%) PMP
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.15%) SLA
5 1 (1.08%) COBIT
5 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.08%) ISO22301
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) Docker
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) Postfix
4 1 (1.08%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) SCCM
3 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle
2 4 (4.30%) VMware
3 3 (3.23%) IBM
3 3 (3.23%) Sun
4 2 (2.15%) Citrix
4 2 (2.15%) Cognos
4 2 (2.15%) Intel Security
4 2 (2.15%) Symantec
4 2 (2.15%) Tableau
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) GFI Software
5 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.08%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.08%) Sophos
5 1 (1.08%) Trustwave
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