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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
England / North West
Rank 135 185 201
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 119 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.01% 0.80% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.91% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 115 37 45
Median salary £41,500 £37,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -40.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,900 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -1.16%

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
5267 4836 5924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.83% 87.39% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4420 4018 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,500 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +22 80 £41,500 +12.16% 10
Merseyside +22 29 £44,000 -14.56% 1
Cheshire +8 5 £38,750 +3.33%
Lancashire -4 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 83 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.50%) ITIL
3 65 (32.50%) Service Management
4 63 (31.50%) PRINCE2
5 62 (31.00%) ITSM
5 62 (31.00%) Programme Management
6 61 (30.50%) Microsoft
7 51 (25.50%) SQL
8 46 (23.00%) NHS
8 46 (23.00%) Video Conferencing
8 46 (23.00%) Service Design
9 38 (19.00%) MS Office
9 38 (19.00%) Linux
10 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
11 32 (16.00%) Active Directory
11 32 (16.00%) PaaS
11 32 (16.00%) IaaS
12 30 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 29 (14.50%) SAN
14 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
15 25 (12.50%) NetApp
16 24 (12.00%) Solaris
16 24 (12.00%) OpenVMS
17 23 (11.50%) Firewall
18 22 (11.00%) Java
18 22 (11.00%) Network Security
19 21 (10.50%) Information Security
19 21 (10.50%) Data Protection Act
19 21 (10.50%) SCCM
20 20 (10.00%) Windows

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 7 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) Site Server
3 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (19.00%) MS Office
2 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
3 16 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (1.00%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.00%) IaaS
1 32 (16.00%) PaaS
2 8 (4.00%) SaaS
3 5 (2.50%) Office 365
4 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.50%) SAN
2 23 (11.50%) Firewall
3 22 (11.00%) Network Security
4 20 (10.00%) WAN
5 19 (9.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (9.00%) DHCP
6 18 (9.00%) DNS
6 18 (9.00%) VLAN
6 18 (9.00%) WLAN
7 10 (5.00%) Internet
8 5 (2.50%) VPN
9 4 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.00%) VoIP
9 4 (2.00%) Wireless
10 3 (1.50%) HTTP
11 2 (1.00%) LAN
12 1 (0.50%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (3.00%) Big Data
7 5 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.00%) Spotfire
9 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.50%) GIS
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (6.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.50%) Selenium
3 6 (3.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.00%) Gradle
4 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.00%) Ant
6 2 (1.00%) Maven
7 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) Mockito
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (8.00%) Finance
2 14 (7.00%) Marketing
3 13 (6.50%) Retail
4 7 (3.50%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (15.50%) Analyst
2 22 (11.00%) Developer
3 13 (6.50%) DBA
3 13 (6.50%) Information Analyst
3 13 (6.50%) SQL DBA
4 12 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (5.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 10 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 10 (5.00%) Security Specialist
7 9 (4.50%) IT Manager
7 9 (4.50%) MI Analyst
7 9 (4.50%) MI Business Analyst
8 8 (4.00%) Identity Management Specialist
8 8 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (4.00%) IT Security Specialist
8 8 (4.00%) Mobility Specialist
8 8 (4.00%) Security Analyst
9 7 (3.50%) Consultant
9 7 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.50%) CSS
1 17 (8.50%) HTML
2 15 (7.50%) jQuery
3 8 (4.00%) Web Services
4 7 (3.50%) .NET
5 5 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.00%) SOAP
7 3 (1.50%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (1.50%) JSON
7 3 (1.50%) Node.js
7 3 (1.50%) Spring
8 2 (1.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.00%) CSS3
8 2 (1.00%) ELK Stack
8 2 (1.00%) HTML5
8 2 (1.00%) Laravel
8 2 (1.00%) RESTful
8 2 (1.00%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.00%) NHS
1 46 (23.00%) Video Conferencing
2 21 (10.50%) Data Protection Act
3 20 (10.00%) BYOD
4 19 (9.50%) iPad
5 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.50%) Data Centre
8 8 (4.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.50%) Statistics
10 4 (2.00%) CCTV
10 4 (2.00%) Clustering
11 3 (1.50%) Replication
12 2 (1.00%) Biotechnology
12 2 (1.00%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.50%) CESG
13 1 (0.50%) CESG CLAS
13 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.50%) PKI
13 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.00%) Linux
2 24 (12.00%) OpenVMS
2 24 (12.00%) Solaris
3 20 (10.00%) Windows
4 12 (6.00%) Unix
5 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.50%) ITIL
3 65 (32.50%) Service Management
4 63 (31.50%) PRINCE2
5 62 (31.00%) ITSM
5 62 (31.00%) Programme Management
6 46 (23.00%) Service Design
7 21 (10.50%) Information Security
8 16 (8.00%) ETL
9 15 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 15 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (7.50%) Security Management
10 14 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (6.00%) Data Management
13 11 (5.50%) Incident Management
14 10 (5.00%) Business Continuity
14 10 (5.00%) Scrum
14 10 (5.00%) TDD
15 9 (4.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.50%) SQL
2 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (11.00%) Java
4 14 (7.00%) Python
5 13 (6.50%) ANSI SQL
6 10 (5.00%) C#
7 9 (4.50%) PHP
7 9 (4.50%) Ruby
8 8 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.50%) R
10 4 (2.00%) VB
10 4 (2.00%) VBA
11 3 (1.50%) C
11 3 (1.50%) C++
11 3 (1.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.50%) Degree
3 7 (3.50%) CISM
3 7 (3.50%) CISSP
3 7 (3.50%) MCSA
3 7 (3.50%) MCSE
4 5 (2.50%) CCNP
4 5 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.50%) CISA
6 2 (1.00%) MCITP
7 1 (0.50%) CCNA
7 1 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.50%) CISMP
7 1 (0.50%) CLAS
7 1 (0.50%) ISEB
7 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.50%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.50%) QA
2 15 (7.50%) SLA
3 13 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (6.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.50%) COBIT
4 3 (1.50%) SDET
5 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (10.50%) SCCM
2 20 (10.00%) AirWatch
3 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (3.00%) Puppet
3 6 (3.00%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.00%) Kibana
4 2 (1.00%) logstash
4 2 (1.00%) Packer
4 2 (1.00%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.00%) Terraform
5 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.50%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 61 (30.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.50%) NetApp
3 15 (7.50%) Tableau
4 13 (6.50%) Google
5 9 (4.50%) Cisco
5 9 (4.50%) Oracle
6 6 (3.00%) VMware
7 5 (2.50%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.50%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.00%) Juniper
8 4 (2.00%) Kaspersky
8 4 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (2.00%) Symantec
9 3 (1.50%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.00%) Citrix
10 2 (1.00%) Sage
10 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.50%) Avaya
11 1 (0.50%) HP
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