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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 13 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 72 126 164
Rank change year-on-year +54 +38 +65
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 228 108 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.94% 2.22% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 2.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 219 83 11
10th Percentile £38,650 £29,855 -
25th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +56.03%
75th Percentile £61,250 £69,375 £77,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,750 £86,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £44,371
% change year-on-year +33.33% -15.49% +36.53%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,569 4,593 2,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 96.22% 94.53% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,852 3,503 2,420
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,753 £33,000
25th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +13.33%
75th Percentile £71,265 £66,260 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,450 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Manchester

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Protection in Manchester.

Salary trend for Data Protection in Manchester

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Manchester

Data Protection
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 13 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport +4 7 £49,500 -5.73% 1
Sale +1 4 £23,000 +17.95% 1
Oldham - 3 - -
Salford -11 2 £33,995 -57.51% 3
Wigan +2 1 £42,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £42,500 - 1
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 136 (59.65%) Data Protection Act
2 96 (42.11%) Agile
3 69 (30.26%) DevOps
4 67 (29.39%) Information Security
5 66 (28.95%) Azure
6 60 (26.32%) Social Skills
7 56 (24.56%) Finance
8 55 (24.12%) Cybersecurity
9 53 (23.25%) Management Information System
10 51 (22.37%) Google
11 48 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 47 (20.61%) AWS
13 46 (20.18%) Java
14 45 (19.74%) SQL
15 43 (18.86%) GRC
16 42 (18.42%) Incident Management
16 42 (18.42%) GCP
17 41 (17.98%) Microsoft
17 41 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
18 40 (17.54%) PCI DSS
19 36 (15.79%) Security Operations
20 35 (15.35%) DevSecOps
20 35 (15.35%) ISMS
20 35 (15.35%) Threat Modelling
20 35 (15.35%) Security Management
20 35 (15.35%) GAP Analysis
20 35 (15.35%) Information Security Management
20 35 (15.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 35 (15.35%) Intrusion Detection
21 31 (13.60%) TDD

Data Protection
Co-occurring 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 9 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
3 2 (0.88%) Confluence
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.88%) Headless CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.44%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.44%) SPSS
6 1 (0.44%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (3.07%) SessionCam
1 7 (3.07%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 66 (28.95%) Azure
2 47 (20.61%) AWS
3 42 (18.42%) GCP
4 22 (9.65%) SaaS
5 13 (5.70%) Serverless
6 9 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (3.95%) PaaS
6 9 (3.95%) Power Platform
7 8 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (3.51%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (3.07%) GitHub
8 7 (3.07%) Google Ads
8 7 (3.07%) Google Analytics
8 7 (3.07%) Google Tag Manager
9 6 (2.63%) Amazon S3
9 6 (2.63%) IaaS
10 5 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (2.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (3.07%) DNS
3 6 (2.63%) DHCP
3 6 (2.63%) Firewall
4 5 (2.19%) Network Security
5 4 (1.75%) Wireless
6 3 (1.32%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (1.32%) LAN
6 3 (1.32%) NX-OS
6 3 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (0.88%) ATM
7 2 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.44%) 802.11
8 1 (0.44%) BGP
8 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.82%) MySQL
1 11 (4.82%) Tableau
2 10 (4.39%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.07%) DynamoDB
5 6 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.19%) Power BI
7 4 (1.75%) OLTP
7 4 (1.75%) Riak
8 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.88%) DB2
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.44%) Big Data
10 1 (0.44%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 18 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.26%) Selenium
4 7 (3.07%) GitLab
4 7 (3.07%) JIRA
4 7 (3.07%) Maven
5 5 (2.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.75%) Gatling
6 4 (1.75%) JMeter
7 3 (1.32%) Ant
7 3 (1.32%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.32%) Postman
7 3 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.32%) Xcode
8 2 (0.88%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.44%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.44%) Gradle
9 1 (0.44%) Mockito
9 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 60 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 56 (24.56%) Finance
3 26 (11.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 21 (9.21%) Legal
5 20 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (7.89%) Public Sector
7 15 (6.58%) Retail
8 11 (4.82%) Banking
8 11 (4.82%) Games
9 10 (4.39%) Law
9 10 (4.39%) Social Housing
10 8 (3.51%) Marketing
11 7 (3.07%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.75%) Automotive
12 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
14 2 (0.88%) Front Office
14 2 (0.88%) Publishing
14 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (22.81%) Developer
2 24 (10.53%) Information Manager
3 20 (8.77%) Java Developer
4 19 (8.33%) Analyst
4 19 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 18 (7.89%) Information Officer
5 18 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
5 18 (7.89%) Information Security Officer
5 18 (7.89%) Security Officer
6 13 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 9 (3.95%) Architect
8 9 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 8 (3.51%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 8 (3.51%) Security Specialist
9 8 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (3.07%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.63%) Governance Manager
11 6 (2.63%) Information Governance Manager
12 5 (2.19%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.96%) HTML
2 20 (8.77%) CSS
3 17 (7.46%) .NET
4 13 (5.70%) HTML5
5 12 (5.26%) Spring
6 11 (4.82%) CSS3
6 11 (4.82%) JSON
7 10 (4.39%) Node.js
8 9 (3.95%) Kafka
8 9 (3.95%) React
8 9 (3.95%) REST
8 9 (3.95%) RESTful
8 9 (3.95%) Spring Boot
9 7 (3.07%) XML
10 6 (2.63%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.63%) React Native
11 5 (2.19%) LDAP
11 5 (2.19%) SOAP
11 5 (2.19%) Web Services
12 4 (1.75%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 136 (59.65%) Data Protection Act
2 53 (23.25%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.70%) User Experience
5 6 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 6 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.32%) Replication
8 2 (0.88%) Animation
8 2 (0.88%) BBC
8 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.88%) Derivative
8 2 (0.88%) Equities
8 2 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.88%) iPhone
8 2 (0.88%) New Media
8 2 (0.88%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.88%) Social Media
8 2 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.72%) Linux
2 12 (5.26%) Windows
3 9 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.19%) Android
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.32%) Unix
8 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.11%) Agile
2 69 (30.26%) DevOps
3 67 (29.39%) Information Security
4 55 (24.12%) Cybersecurity
5 42 (18.42%) Incident Management
6 41 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (15.79%) Security Operations
8 35 (15.35%) DevSecOps
8 35 (15.35%) GAP Analysis
8 35 (15.35%) Information Security Management
8 35 (15.35%) ISMS
8 35 (15.35%) Security Management
8 35 (15.35%) Threat Modelling
8 35 (15.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 31 (13.60%) TDD
10 27 (11.84%) Software Engineering
11 26 (11.40%) Decision-Making
12 25 (10.96%) CI/CD
13 23 (10.09%) Infrastructure as Code
14 21 (9.21%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.18%) Java
2 45 (19.74%) SQL
3 31 (13.60%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.09%) C#
5 22 (9.65%) Python
6 21 (9.21%) TypeScript
7 15 (6.58%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.70%) Go
9 7 (3.07%) Bash
10 4 (1.75%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.75%) C
10 4 (1.75%) C++
10 4 (1.75%) Ruby
10 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.88%) PHP
11 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.82%) Degree
4 8 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.75%) CISSP
5 4 (1.75%) PCI QSA
6 3 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.44%) CISM
8 1 (0.44%) CRISC
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (18.86%) GRC
3 40 (17.54%) PCI DSS
4 26 (11.40%) GDPR
5 20 (8.77%) QA
6 3 (1.32%) PMO
7 2 (0.88%) NIST
7 2 (0.88%) SLA
8 1 (0.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.44%) Good Clinical Practice
8 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.44%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (4.39%) Docker
2 8 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.44%) XenApp
5 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.82%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.39%) Terraform
3 5 (2.19%) FortiGate
3 5 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.75%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 4 (1.75%) Ansible
4 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.75%) WSUS
5 3 (1.32%) Grafana
5 3 (1.32%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.32%) Puppet
6 2 (0.88%) Control-M
6 2 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.44%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 51 (22.37%) Google
2 41 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.26%) Oracle
4 9 (3.95%) AppDynamics
5 8 (3.51%) Adobe
6 7 (3.07%) DoubleClick
6 7 (3.07%) Facebook
6 7 (3.07%) Hotjar
6 7 (3.07%) Tealeaf
6 7 (3.07%) Tealium
7 6 (2.63%) Cisco
8 4 (1.75%) F5
9 3 (1.32%) Arista
9 3 (1.32%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.32%) Juniper
9 3 (1.32%) Meraki
9 3 (1.32%) Symantec
10 2 (0.88%) IDERA
10 2 (0.88%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (0.88%) VMware