Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 198 228
Rank change year-on-year -10 +30 +48
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 41 64 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.72% 0.98% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.35% 7.03% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 29
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +10.58% -23.53%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £45,850
90th Percentile £84,500 £90,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -22.48%

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 767 910 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.42% 13.90% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 531 689 536
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £75,875
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire.

Salary trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Reading -28 13 £55,000 -2.22% 11
Maidenhead +30 11 £80,000 +14.29% 1
Slough - 7 £45,000 - 2
Windsor - 4 £55,000 -
Bracknell 0 2 £47,500 -1.04% 1
Newbury -2 1 £65,000 +8.33%
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing GDPR 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 17 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (41.46%) PCI DSS
2 16 (39.02%) Data Protection
2 16 (39.02%) Firewall
3 15 (36.59%) Finance
4 14 (34.15%) Project Management
5 13 (31.71%) ITIL
5 13 (31.71%) Azure
6 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (29.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
6 12 (29.27%) Information Security
7 11 (26.83%) Legal
7 11 (26.83%) Windows
7 11 (26.83%) Security Architecture
7 11 (26.83%) NIST
8 9 (21.95%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (21.95%) TOGAF Certification
8 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
8 9 (21.95%) Data Security
8 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
8 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (21.95%) COBIT
8 9 (21.95%) Retail
8 9 (21.95%) TOGAF
9 8 (19.51%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (19.51%) PKI
9 8 (19.51%) DNS
9 8 (19.51%) IT Strategy

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (7.32%) Confluence
1 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Azure
2 5 (12.20%) AWS
3 4 (9.76%) Office 365
4 3 (7.32%) G Suite
5 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.44%) GCP
5 1 (2.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) VLAN
5 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 4 (9.76%) SMTP
5 4 (9.76%) VPN
6 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (7.32%) NAS
6 3 (7.32%) SNMP
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) tcpdump
6 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.44%) FTP
8 1 (2.44%) IPsec
8 1 (2.44%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Power BI
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) IDA Disassembler
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Legal
3 9 (21.95%) Retail
4 4 (9.76%) Advertising
5 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Architect
1 9 (21.95%) Security Architect
2 7 (17.07%) IT Architect
2 7 (17.07%) IT Security Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security Incident Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Data Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Data Protection Manager
4 3 (7.32%) DBA
4 3 (7.32%) Incident Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Security Incident Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Incident Manager
4 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) OAuth
1 8 (19.51%) OAuth2
1 8 (19.51%) OpenID
1 8 (19.51%) XACML
2 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 3 (7.32%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (19.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (19.51%) PKI
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (7.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 3 (7.32%) Life Science
4 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) CentOS
4 3 (7.32%) Mac OS
4 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Data Protection
2 14 (34.15%) Project Management
3 13 (31.71%) ITIL
4 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (29.27%) Information Security
5 11 (26.83%) Security Architecture
6 9 (21.95%) Data Security
6 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
6 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (21.95%) TOGAF
7 8 (19.51%) Architecture Roadmap
7 8 (19.51%) DDoS Mitigation
7 8 (19.51%) DevOps
7 8 (19.51%) IT Strategy
7 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Threat Modelling
7 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (19.51%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (17.07%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
1 4 (9.76%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) PHP
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) TOGAF Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (14.63%) CCNA
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.76%) PMP
4 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) CISA
5 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) GCIA
5 3 (7.32%) GCIH
5 3 (7.32%) GIAC
5 3 (7.32%) GREM
5 3 (7.32%) MCSA
5 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (41.46%) PCI DSS
2 12 (29.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (26.83%) NIST
4 9 (21.95%) COBIT
5 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
6 4 (9.76%) EMIR
6 4 (9.76%) MiFID
6 4 (9.76%) Solvency II
7 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (2.44%) GAMP
8 1 (2.44%) GxP
8 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Snort
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) QRadar
2 3 (7.32%) Grafana
2 3 (7.32%) Graylog
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) Veeam
4 3 (7.32%) Apple
4 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
4 3 (7.32%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.32%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (7.32%) Meraki
4 3 (7.32%) NETGEAR
4 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.32%) SonicWALL
4 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 2 (4.88%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.44%) Tableau