The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 41 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.51% - 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £19,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -1.17%
Data Protection
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
171 227 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 87.69% 79.37% 79.39%
Number of salaries quoted 148 158 173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Data Protection
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Regular Expression

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS