Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 133 165
Rank change year-on-year -15 +32 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 29 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.94% 0.66% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.76% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 15
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -28.57%
10th Percentile £17,750 £31,625 £22,150
90th Percentile £63,500 £48,375 £66,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% -16.67%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2726 1981 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.46% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 1675 2416
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Cheshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Data Protection in Cheshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Cheshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 11 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +15 6 £27,500 -34.81%
Chester - 4 £40,000 -
Knutsford -41 2 £70,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 9 (31.03%) Legal
1 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) Logistics
2 8 (27.59%) Telesales
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 8 (27.59%) Market Research
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) GDPR
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (13.79%) Finance
6 4 (13.79%) Games
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) CISSP
6 4 (13.79%) CISM
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
6 4 (13.79%) Data Privacy
6 4 (13.79%) Google
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Blockchain
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) RavenDB
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (31.03%) Legal
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Games
4 3 (10.34%) Back Office
4 3 (10.34%) Law
5 2 (6.90%) Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Account Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Information Officer
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Officer
3 3 (10.34%) Account Executive
3 3 (10.34%) Sales Executive
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Compliance Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Compliance Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Head of Technology
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.45%) CSS3
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Swagger
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.45%) Contactless
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) Logistics
2 8 (27.59%) Market Research
2 8 (27.59%) Telesales
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Privacy
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
9 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.45%) Open Source
9 1 (3.45%) Physics
9 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
9 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) CISM
2 4 (13.79%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) GDPR
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Dell
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) Splunk
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec
2 1 (3.45%) Trustwave