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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 81 120
Rank change year-on-year -21 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 15 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.04% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.61% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -37.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £37,000 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,400 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1267 814 1559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.68% 85.41% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 928 700 1232
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 6 £28,000 - 1
Knutsford - 3 - - 2
Crewe - 2 £38,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £57,500 -
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6 (30.00%) Information Security
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) NetApp
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (20.00%) Release Management
3 4 (20.00%) Market Research
3 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (20.00%) Telesales
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Legal

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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (10.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Auditor
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security Auditor
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.00%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Logistics
2 4 (20.00%) Market Research
2 4 (20.00%) Release Management
2 4 (20.00%) Telesales
3 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.00%) ISMS
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) NetApp
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) CA
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Information Commissioners Office
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Information Commisioners Office
Salary: £48,802 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
ICO
Salary: Starting salary £31,233 plus pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Global Lifecycle Solutions EMEA Limited (Global EMEA)
Salary: £17,000-£20,000 basic salary with a lucrative commission structure and
Posted: 4 days ago
Appleton Thorn, Cheshire
Global Lifecycle Solutions EMEA
Salary: Up to £20k basic, £40k+ OTE
Posted: 5 days ago