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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 189 223 240
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 49 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 18
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £74,250 £54,166
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,507 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.05% +2.36%
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
4912 5748 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.71% 87.44% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4140 4573 4925
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 40 £40,000 -14.66% 6
Merseyside +16 7 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Cheshire +19 2 £42,000 -34.11% 2
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
3 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.00%) SQL
5 16 (17.78%) C#
5 16 (17.78%) CSS
6 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.67%) Magento
7 14 (15.56%) HTML
8 13 (14.44%) Information Security
9 12 (13.33%) Finance
10 11 (12.22%) WinForms
10 11 (12.22%) Data Protection Act
11 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 10 (11.11%) Windows
11 10 (11.11%) CISSP
12 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 9 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (10.00%) HTML5
13 8 (8.89%) SDLC
13 8 (8.89%) CSS3
13 8 (8.89%) Degree
13 8 (8.89%) .NET Framework
13 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
13 8 (8.89%) ITIL
13 8 (8.89%) MS Office
14 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
14 7 (7.78%) CISM
14 7 (7.78%) MVC

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 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) 3ds Max
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.11%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.11%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) IaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) DNS
1 3 (3.33%) LAN
1 3 (3.33%) Network Security
1 3 (3.33%) SMTP
1 3 (3.33%) WAN
2 2 (2.22%) Firewall
2 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.22%) S/MIME
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) SAN
3 1 (1.11%) SMS
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) QlikView
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) AccuRev
1 4 (4.44%) JIRA
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
3 2 (2.22%) Selenium
3 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.44%) Back Office
4 4 (4.44%) Games
4 4 (4.44%) Marketing
5 3 (3.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) Developer
2 15 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (10.00%) Magento Developer
5 7 (7.78%) WinForms Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Compliance Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Information Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Security Manager
7 5 (5.56%) SOX Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) SOX Compliance Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Data Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 16 (17.78%) CSS
3 14 (15.56%) HTML
4 11 (12.22%) WinForms
5 9 (10.00%) HTML5
6 8 (8.89%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.89%) CSS3
7 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.44%) jQuery
8 4 (4.44%) Web Services
9 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.11%) Ajax
10 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.11%) Java EE
10 1 (1.11%) JSON
10 1 (1.11%) WAP
10 1 (1.11%) WSDL
10 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (4.44%) Online Games
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (3.33%) iPhone
5 2 (2.22%) CESG
5 2 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.22%) Clustering
5 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.22%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) PKI
6 1 (1.11%) BYOD
6 1 (1.11%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.33%) Android
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) AIX
5 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.11%) Unix
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (14.44%) Information Security
4 8 (8.89%) ITIL
4 8 (8.89%) SDLC
5 7 (7.78%) MVC
5 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.67%) CRM
6 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.67%) TDD
6 6 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 5 (5.56%) Information Security Management
7 5 (5.56%) Records Management
7 5 (5.56%) Security Management
8 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.44%) Line Management
8 4 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (4.44%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) SQL
2 16 (17.78%) C#
3 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.22%) C++
5 2 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.11%) C
6 1 (1.11%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) CISSP
2 8 (8.89%) Degree
3 7 (7.78%) CISM
4 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.33%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.33%) CISA
5 3 (3.33%) MCITP
5 3 (3.33%) MCSA
5 3 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.22%) CLAS
6 2 (2.22%) ISEB
6 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.11%) MCT
7 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PMP
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.78%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.78%) QA
3 4 (4.44%) ISO22301
4 3 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.33%) SLA
5 2 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) Postfix
3 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) Cognos
2 2 (2.22%) Intel Security
2 2 (2.22%) Symantec
2 2 (2.22%) Tableau
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe
3 1 (1.11%) Citrix
3 1 (1.11%) Forcepoint
3 1 (1.11%) Google
3 1 (1.11%) MobileIron
3 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.11%) Quark
3 1 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.11%) SAP
3 1 (1.11%) Trustwave
3 1 (1.11%) VMware
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