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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 31 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.00% - 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% - 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
173 136 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 86.50% 79.07% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 153 122 122
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Data Protection
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Regular Expression
4 3 (42.86%) Internal Audit
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 3 (42.86%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) COBIT
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 1 (14.29%) IT Audit

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Junior
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Information Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Information Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Auditor
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Auditor
3 2 (28.57%) Security Auditor
4 1 (14.29%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Internal Audit
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley