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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 207 227 239
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 35 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 8
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £29,648
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
5353 5689 5747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 82.38% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4572 4772
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +21 21 £46,875 +10.29% 3
Cheshire +13 9 £63,750 - 2
Lancashire +1 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Merseyside +9 1 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 20 (26.32%) Project Management
2 20 (26.32%) Data Management
3 17 (22.37%) Cisco
4 16 (21.05%) HP
4 16 (21.05%) Financial Institution
5 14 (18.42%) Information Security
5 14 (18.42%) EMC
5 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.42%) NetApp
5 14 (18.42%) Symantec
5 14 (18.42%) Brocade
6 13 (17.11%) Middleware
6 13 (17.11%) IBM
6 13 (17.11%) SLA
6 13 (17.11%) Windows
6 13 (17.11%) Benchmarking
7 11 (14.47%) Risk Management
7 11 (14.47%) CISSP
8 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
8 10 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (13.16%) Degree
9 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity
9 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (11.84%) Service Delivery
9 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) Site Server
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) PowerPivot
3 4 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.32%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.63%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Route 53
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) SAN
2 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) VPN
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 2 (2.63%) NAS
3 2 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) MPLS
4 1 (1.32%) DSL
4 1 (1.32%) PPTP
4 1 (1.32%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.32%) SSL
4 1 (1.32%) IPsec
4 1 (1.32%) VLAN
4 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 7 (9.21%) Marketing
4 6 (7.89%) Law
5 5 (6.58%) Legal
5 5 (6.58%) Banking
6 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.32%) Back Office
8 1 (1.32%) Retail
8 1 (1.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Storage Specialist
2 12 (15.79%) Consultant
3 10 (13.16%) Information Manager
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (7.89%) SQL DBA
4 6 (7.89%) DBA
5 5 (6.58%) Administrator
5 5 (6.58%) Risk Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Security Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Security Officer
5 5 (6.58%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (6.58%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.26%) NHS
6 3 (3.95%) GIS
7 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 2 (2.63%) Psychology
7 2 (2.63%) Life Science
7 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.63%) IVR
7 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.63%) Open Source
7 2 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.63%) Social Media
8 1 (1.32%) iPad
8 1 (1.32%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.32%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.32%) Tandem
8 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.32%) UNIX
6 1 (1.32%) Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Project Management
1 20 (26.32%) Data Management
2 14 (18.42%) Information Security
3 13 (17.11%) Benchmarking
4 11 (14.47%) Risk Management
5 9 (11.84%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity
6 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.89%) Business Development
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
8 5 (6.58%) Security Management
8 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) BCP
9 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) ABAP
2 1 (1.32%) Python
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.32%) C#
2 1 (1.32%) C++
2 1 (1.32%) Java
2 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) CISSP
2 10 (13.16%) Degree
3 7 (9.21%) CISA
4 5 (6.58%) MBA
5 4 (5.26%) CISM
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.95%) MCSE
7 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.63%) QiCA
7 2 (2.63%) CISMP
7 2 (2.63%) MCITP
7 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) CRISC
7 2 (2.63%) MCP
8 1 (1.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) SLA
2 10 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (7.89%) COBIT
4 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
5 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
5 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.63%) QA
7 1 (1.32%) GMP
7 1 (1.32%) GLP
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
4 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) SCOM
3 4 (5.26%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.63%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.63%) SCSM
5 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.32%) Puppet
5 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Cisco
2 16 (21.05%) HP
3 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.42%) EMC
3 14 (18.42%) NetApp
3 14 (18.42%) Brocade
3 14 (18.42%) Symantec
4 13 (17.11%) IBM
5 6 (7.89%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) Dell
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) Sophos
8 1 (1.32%) Sage
8 1 (1.32%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.32%) LexisNexis
8 1 (1.32%) Sun
8 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.32%) SAP
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