Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Privacy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Privacy over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Privacy (including Information Privacy)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 183 211
Rank change year-on-year -2 +28 -32
Permanent jobs citing Data Privacy 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% -37.67% -
10th Percentile £49,000 £37,375 £50,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £81,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.48% +8.42% -32.62%

Data Privacy 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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,189 3,471 4,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.01% 91.85% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,268 2,690 3,133
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

Data Privacy
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Data Privacy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Data Privacy in Birmingham

Data Privacy
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Data Privacy in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Data Privacy 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Privacy.

1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberattack
3 1 (25.00%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) GXPN
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Change
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (25.00%) OSSTMM
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) CSSLP
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) GPEN
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) OSCE
3 1 (25.00%) OSWP
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance

Data Privacy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Information
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Change
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) OSSTMM
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (25.00%) CSSLP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) GPEN
1 1 (25.00%) GXPN
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) OSCE
1 1 (25.00%) OSCP
1 1 (25.00%) OSWP
1 1 (25.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001