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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 197 201 229
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 53 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.81% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 24
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £21,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
5623 5954 5806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.15% 83.33% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4563 4732 4929
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +25 33 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Lancashire -4 5 £42,500 +80.85%
Cheshire -5 4 £45,750 +30.71%
Merseyside +8 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 26 (29.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 21 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 18 (20.45%) Project Management
6 17 (19.32%) Information Security
7 15 (17.05%) Programme Management
7 15 (17.05%) Data Management
7 15 (17.05%) PRINCE2
7 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
7 15 (17.05%) Marketing
8 14 (15.91%) Analytics
9 13 (14.77%) Business Development
9 13 (14.77%) PHP
9 13 (14.77%) TDD
9 13 (14.77%) Data Analysis
9 13 (14.77%) Freedom of Information
9 13 (14.77%) Law
9 13 (14.77%) Risk Management
10 12 (13.64%) Supply Chain Management
10 12 (13.64%) MySQL
10 12 (13.64%) Linux
10 12 (13.64%) Python
10 12 (13.64%) NHS
10 12 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
11 11 (12.50%) Puppet
11 11 (12.50%) OpenVPN
11 11 (12.50%) Amazon ELB

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) Site Server
3 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.50%) Route 53
2 11 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.27%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) VPN
1 11 (12.50%) PPTP
1 11 (12.50%) IPsec
1 11 (12.50%) OpenVPN
2 4 (4.55%) DNS
2 4 (4.55%) DHCP
3 3 (3.41%) SAN
3 3 (3.41%) Firewall
4 2 (2.27%) NAS
4 2 (2.27%) LAN
4 2 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.14%) MPLS
5 1 (1.14%) DSL
5 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) MySQL
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) MS Access
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Marketing
3 13 (14.77%) Law
4 5 (5.68%) Legal
4 5 (5.68%) Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.27%) Retail
8 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (13.64%) Programme Manager
1 12 (13.64%) Information Manager
2 9 (10.23%) Security Manager
2 9 (10.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Data Manager
4 7 (7.95%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Risk Manager
6 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Information Risk Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Security Officer
7 3 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Architect
7 3 (3.41%) Trainer
7 3 (3.41%) Administrator
7 3 (3.41%) IT Trainer
7 3 (3.41%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) LAMP
2 7 (7.95%) HTML
3 6 (6.82%) HTML5
3 6 (6.82%) jQuery
3 6 (6.82%) CSS
4 5 (5.68%) CSS3
4 5 (5.68%) .NET
4 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.14%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (1.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Freedom of Information
2 12 (13.64%) NHS
3 11 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 11 (12.50%) PKI
3 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.23%) Management Information System
5 8 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.27%) Social Media
7 2 (2.27%) FMCG
7 2 (2.27%) IVR
8 1 (1.14%) Clustering
8 1 (1.14%) W3C
8 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.14%) GIS
8 1 (1.14%) Telematics
8 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.14%) Statistics
8 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) CentOS
3 8 (9.09%) Windows
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 21 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 18 (20.45%) Project Management
5 17 (19.32%) Information Security
6 15 (17.05%) Programme Management
6 15 (17.05%) Data Management
6 15 (17.05%) PRINCE2
7 14 (15.91%) Analytics
8 13 (14.77%) TDD
8 13 (14.77%) Business Development
8 13 (14.77%) Data Analysis
8 13 (14.77%) Risk Management
9 12 (13.64%) Supply Chain Management
10 11 (12.50%) Migration
10 11 (12.50%) Scrum
10 11 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (12.50%) DevOps
11 10 (11.36%) Business Continuity
12 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) PHP
2 12 (13.64%) Python
2 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 11 (12.50%) C++
4 8 (9.09%) SQL
5 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.55%) C#
7 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) PHP5
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) CISSP
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) CISA
4 4 (4.55%) CISM
4 4 (4.55%) MBA
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.27%) MCP
5 2 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (1.14%) CISMP
6 1 (1.14%) QiCA
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PMP
6 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.14%) ACCA
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (1.14%) CCNA
6 1 (1.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.55%) COBIT
4 3 (3.41%) QA
4 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.14%) GMP
5 1 (1.14%) GLP
5 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Docker
2 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) Puppet
1 11 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.55%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.27%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Cisco
2 5 (5.68%) VMware
3 2 (2.27%) Sophos
3 2 (2.27%) HP
3 2 (2.27%) Dell
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.14%) Actuate
4 1 (1.14%) Sage
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) Google
4 1 (1.14%) Tableau
4 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.14%) LexisNexis
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