Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +43 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 47 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.67% 1.69% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 1.90% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 2
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% -12.00% -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% -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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 909 1157 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.36% 88.73% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 681 783 604
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,500 £64,700
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool +42 44 £35,000 -20.45%
Wirral - 3 £30,500 -
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 14 (29.79%) SQL
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) Finance
5 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
5 9 (19.15%) Linux
5 9 (19.15%) Node.js
5 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
5 9 (19.15%) Performance Optimisation
5 9 (19.15%) GDPR
6 8 (17.02%) Data Management
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.02%) Debian
6 8 (17.02%) Law
6 8 (17.02%) Legal
7 7 (14.89%) Replication
7 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.89%) COBIT
8 6 (12.77%) Marketing
8 6 (12.77%) REST
8 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
8 6 (12.77%) Grunt
8 6 (12.77%) User Experience
9 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
9 5 (10.64%) Mentoring

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (8.51%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) LAN
1 5 (10.64%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) QlikView
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.77%) Grunt
2 4 (8.51%) gulp
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) webpack
3 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Law
2 8 (17.02%) Legal
3 6 (12.77%) Marketing
4 5 (10.64%) Games
5 4 (8.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) DBA
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Data Manager
4 5 (10.64%) IT Support
4 5 (10.64%) SQL DBA
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Officer
6 3 (6.38%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior
6 3 (6.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
1 9 (19.15%) Node.js
2 6 (12.77%) REST
3 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 4 (8.51%) Sass
4 4 (8.51%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 3 (6.38%) Ember.js
5 3 (6.38%) Handlebars
5 3 (6.38%) React
6 2 (4.26%) CSS3
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Replication
2 6 (12.77%) User Experience
3 5 (10.64%) iPhone
3 5 (10.64%) Online Games
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.38%) iPad
6 2 (4.26%) W3C
7 1 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Debian
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.64%) Android
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Performance Optimisation
3 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.02%) Data Management
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
4 5 (10.64%) Information Security
4 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
4 5 (10.64%) SIEM
4 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) Data Privacy
6 3 (6.38%) Data Security
6 3 (6.38%) ETL
6 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.26%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) A+ Certification
1 5 (10.64%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CISSP
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) CISM
4 1 (2.13%) CISA
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) GDPR
2 7 (14.89%) COBIT
3 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.13%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) Tableau
3 1 (2.13%) BMC
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) F5
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy
3 1 (2.13%) VMware