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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
England / North West
Rank 155 208 240
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +32
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 106 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.77% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.56% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 99 22 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,625 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £32,600 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,675 £42,500 £43,253
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -1.74%

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
5395 4999 6037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.25% 88.13% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4491 4154 5047
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +39 76 £41,500 +12.92% 4
Merseyside +22 24 £30,500 -31.84%
Cheshire +11 4 £38,750 +6.89% 1
Lancashire -10 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 94 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.19%) ITIL
3 65 (28.76%) Service Management
4 63 (27.88%) Microsoft
4 63 (27.88%) PRINCE2
5 62 (27.43%) ITSM
5 62 (27.43%) Programme Management
6 61 (26.99%) SQL
7 46 (20.35%) NHS
7 46 (20.35%) Video Conferencing
7 46 (20.35%) Service Design
8 45 (19.91%) Linux
9 38 (16.81%) MS Office
10 35 (15.49%) MS Excel
11 32 (14.16%) JavaScript
11 32 (14.16%) Active Directory
12 31 (13.72%) PaaS
12 31 (13.72%) IaaS
13 29 (12.83%) SAN
14 28 (12.39%) Java
15 27 (11.95%) SQL Server
16 25 (11.06%) NetApp
17 24 (10.62%) Firewall
17 24 (10.62%) Solaris
17 24 (10.62%) OpenVMS
18 23 (10.18%) Windows
18 23 (10.18%) iPad
19 22 (9.73%) Network Security
19 22 (9.73%) ETL
19 22 (9.73%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.87%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.88%) Site Server
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 38 (16.81%) MS Office
2 35 (15.49%) MS Excel
3 17 (7.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.72%) IaaS
1 31 (13.72%) PaaS
2 8 (3.54%) SaaS
3 6 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.21%) Office 365
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.83%) SAN
2 24 (10.62%) Firewall
3 22 (9.73%) Network Security
4 21 (9.29%) WAN
5 18 (7.96%) DHCP
5 18 (7.96%) DNS
5 18 (7.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (7.96%) VLAN
5 18 (7.96%) WLAN
6 11 (4.87%) Internet
7 5 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.21%) VPN
8 4 (1.77%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.77%) VoIP
9 3 (1.33%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (1.33%) HTTP
9 3 (1.33%) LAN
9 3 (1.33%) Wireless
10 2 (0.88%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.44%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.77%) Big Data
8 4 (1.77%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.33%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.88%) QlikView
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.54%) Selenium
3 7 (3.10%) Cucumber
3 7 (3.10%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.77%) Gradle
6 3 (1.33%) Maven
6 3 (1.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.88%) Ant
7 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.88%) JUnit
7 2 (0.88%) Mockito
8 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (9.73%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Marketing
3 12 (5.31%) Retail
4 8 (3.54%) Games
5 7 (3.10%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.33%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (17.70%) Analyst
2 21 (9.29%) Developer
3 17 (7.52%) Information Analyst
4 14 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (5.31%) MI Analyst
6 11 (4.87%) DBA
6 11 (4.87%) MI Business Analyst
6 11 (4.87%) Security Analyst
6 11 (4.87%) SQL DBA
7 10 (4.42%) Security Specialist
7 10 (4.42%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.98%) Tester
9 8 (3.54%) Automation Tester
9 8 (3.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 8 (3.54%) IT Manager
9 8 (3.54%) IT Security Specialist
9 8 (3.54%) Java Automation Tester
9 8 (3.54%) Mobility Specialist
9 8 (3.54%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.19%) CSS
1 14 (6.19%) HTML
2 13 (5.75%) jQuery
3 9 (3.98%) Web Services
4 5 (2.21%) Spring
4 5 (2.21%) XHTML
5 4 (1.77%) .NET
5 4 (1.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.77%) Node.js
5 4 (1.77%) SOAP
6 3 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (1.33%) CSS3
6 3 (1.33%) HTML5
6 3 (1.33%) JMS
6 3 (1.33%) JSON
6 3 (1.33%) React
6 3 (1.33%) Spring Boot
7 2 (0.88%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.35%) NHS
1 46 (20.35%) Video Conferencing
2 23 (10.18%) iPad
3 20 (8.85%) BYOD
4 19 (8.41%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (7.08%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.54%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.10%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.77%) CCTV
9 4 (1.77%) Clustering
10 3 (1.33%) Replication
11 2 (0.88%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.88%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.44%) CESG
12 1 (0.44%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.44%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.91%) Linux
2 24 (10.62%) OpenVMS
2 24 (10.62%) Solaris
3 23 (10.18%) Windows
4 12 (5.31%) Unix
5 9 (3.98%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.10%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.10%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.19%) ITIL
3 65 (28.76%) Service Management
4 63 (27.88%) PRINCE2
5 62 (27.43%) ITSM
5 62 (27.43%) Programme Management
6 46 (20.35%) Service Design
7 22 (9.73%) ETL
8 20 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.85%) Information Security
9 18 (7.96%) Security Management
10 16 (7.08%) Data Modelling
11 15 (6.64%) Scrum
11 15 (6.64%) TDD
12 14 (6.19%) Data Management
13 12 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (4.87%) Incident Management
14 11 (4.87%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (4.42%) DevOps
16 9 (3.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.99%) SQL
2 32 (14.16%) JavaScript
3 28 (12.39%) Java
4 19 (8.41%) Python
5 17 (7.52%) ANSI SQL
6 12 (5.31%) Ruby
7 9 (3.98%) C#
8 8 (3.54%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.21%) C
9 5 (2.21%) C++
9 5 (2.21%) PHP
10 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.33%) Perl
10 3 (1.33%) R
10 3 (1.33%) VB
10 3 (1.33%) VBA
11 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (6.19%) Degree
1 14 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.98%) CISM
2 9 (3.98%) CISSP
3 7 (3.10%) MCSA
3 7 (3.10%) MCSE
4 6 (2.65%) CCNP
4 6 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.33%) CISA
5 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.88%) MCITP
7 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.44%) CISMP
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.85%) QA
2 16 (7.08%) SLA
3 14 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (6.19%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.21%) COBIT
5 3 (1.33%) GDPR
5 3 (1.33%) SDET
6 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (14.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.21%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Docker
3 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (8.85%) AirWatch
1 20 (8.85%) SCCM
2 10 (4.42%) Puppet
3 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (2.21%) SCDPM
3 5 (2.21%) Terraform
4 4 (1.77%) Ansible
4 4 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.33%) Packer
6 2 (0.88%) Kibana
6 2 (0.88%) logstash
6 2 (0.88%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 63 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.06%) NetApp
3 19 (8.41%) Tableau
4 17 (7.52%) Google
5 13 (5.75%) Oracle
6 10 (4.42%) Cisco
7 6 (2.65%) VMware
8 5 (2.21%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.21%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.21%) Juniper
8 5 (2.21%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.77%) Kaspersky
9 4 (1.77%) Symantec
10 3 (1.33%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.88%) Citrix
11 2 (0.88%) Sage
12 1 (0.44%) Avaya
12 1 (0.44%) SaltStack
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