The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
North West / Manchester
Rank 197 173 186
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.18% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £41,500 £51,750 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.80% +11.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.87% -3.52%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1704 1353 1346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 43.20% 40.28% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1120 1076
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,913 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Data Modelling
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) QMS
3 7 (63.64%) iPad
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
3 7 (63.64%) High Availability
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (63.64%) IaaS
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SLA
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) Multimedia
3 7 (63.64%) Data Management
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) Data Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) Statistics
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) IaaS
1 7 (63.64%) PaaS
1 7 (63.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (63.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DBA
1 8 (72.73%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Head of IT
2 3 (27.27%) Head of IT Security
2 3 (27.27%) Head of Security
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
1 7 (63.64%) iPad
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) Data Modelling
2 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
3 7 (63.64%) Data Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Data Management
3 7 (63.64%) High Availability
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
3 7 (63.64%) QMS
3 7 (63.64%) Statistics
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) MCSA
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CISA
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
1 7 (63.64%) QA
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
2 3 (27.27%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
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ANSON MCCADE
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