Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 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
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 140 173
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 +73
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 36 100 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.08% 1.78% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.41% 12.69% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 77
Median annual salary £64,250 £53,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.53% -17.31% +25.00%
10th Percentile £51,625 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £76,000
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -14.53% +19.39%

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 486 788 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.61% 14.03% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 286 566 746
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,875 £73,750
South East median annual salary £51,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.04% +4.21% +11.76%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire.

Salary trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +42 16 £90,000 +63.64% 8
Bracknell -26 6 £62,500 +31.58%
Newbury +23 2 £55,000 -
Maidenhead +34 1 £50,000 +42.86%
Wokingham - 1 £62,500 -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (36.11%) NIST
3 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 12 (33.33%) Information Security
4 11 (30.56%) Linux
5 10 (27.78%) Windows
5 10 (27.78%) CISSP
5 10 (27.78%) Firewall
5 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (25.00%) DevOps
6 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 8 (22.22%) Cloud Native
8 7 (19.44%) NIST 800
8 7 (19.44%) Python
8 7 (19.44%) DNS
8 7 (19.44%) Security Management
8 7 (19.44%) Information Security Management
8 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
8 7 (19.44%) Network Security
8 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
8 7 (19.44%) SaaS
9 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) Open Source
9 6 (16.67%) PCI DSS
9 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
9 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery

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 1 (2.78%) Drupal
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
2 5 (13.89%) AWS
2 5 (13.89%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (13.89%) Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Azure Functions
2 5 (13.89%) IaaS
2 5 (13.89%) PaaS
2 5 (13.89%) Power Platform
2 5 (13.89%) PowerApps
2 5 (13.89%) Serverless
3 1 (2.78%) Boomi
3 1 (2.78%) GCP
3 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) Network Security
3 6 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (13.89%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) BigQuery
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Burp Suite
2 3 (8.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Security Architect
3 4 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
3 4 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 4 (11.11%) IT Security Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Apache NiFi
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Cloud Native
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) PKI
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) Kali Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) Debian
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Information Security
1 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (25.00%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security Management
5 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
5 7 (19.44%) Security Management
6 6 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
6 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 6 (16.67%) Task Automation
7 5 (13.89%) Data Security
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
1 7 (19.44%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) CCIE
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) CEH
4 3 (8.33%) CREST Certified
5 2 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (36.11%) NIST
3 7 (19.44%) NIST 800
4 6 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (5.56%) EMIR
6 2 (5.56%) MiFID
6 2 (5.56%) Solvency II
7 1 (2.78%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (2.78%) IFRS
7 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
7 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) Postfix
1 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Terraform
2 2 (5.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) Marketo