Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 189 -
Rank change year-on-year +129 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 177 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.57% 0.31% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.05% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 0
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -13.64% - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 736 522 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.01% 13.39% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 400 403 526
Birmingham median annual salary £48,000 £43,000 £41,081
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% +4.67% -3.34%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.18% +2.41% +3.75%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Birmingham

GDPR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Birmingham

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 160 (90.40%) Data Protection
2 111 (62.71%) ITIL
3 93 (52.54%) Data Centre
4 54 (30.51%) Presales
5 50 (28.25%) Service Delivery
6 48 (27.12%) Microsoft
7 37 (20.90%) Project Management
8 36 (20.34%) Information Security
9 35 (19.77%) Finance
10 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (19.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 33 (18.64%) PRINCE2
12 32 (18.08%) ITSM
12 32 (18.08%) Line Management
13 31 (17.51%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (16.38%) CISSP
14 29 (16.38%) Service Management
14 29 (16.38%) Degree
14 29 (16.38%) Self-Motivation
14 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (15.82%) ServiceNow
16 26 (14.69%) Risk Management
16 26 (14.69%) ISEB
17 25 (14.12%) Root Cause Analysis
18 24 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
19 23 (12.99%) Business Continuity
19 23 (12.99%) Windows
19 23 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
20 22 (12.43%) Computer Science Degree
20 22 (12.43%) CISM

GDPR
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (10.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (3.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) assyst
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (10.73%) Office 365
2 10 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.95%) IaaS
3 7 (3.95%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.73%) Firewall
2 11 (6.21%) Network Security
3 9 (5.08%) DNS
4 8 (4.52%) LAN
4 8 (4.52%) WAN
5 6 (3.39%) OSPF
6 2 (1.13%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.13%) SMS
6 2 (1.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.56%) DHCP
7 1 (0.56%) DMZ
7 1 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) Big Data
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
5 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.56%) Power BI
5 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (19.77%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Law
4 9 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.95%) Legal
5 7 (3.95%) Publishing
6 6 (3.39%) Billing
7 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (21.47%) Architect
2 18 (10.17%) Service Manager
2 18 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (9.60%) Analyst
4 16 (9.04%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.04%) Security Manager
5 12 (6.78%) Technical Architect
6 11 (6.21%) IT Manager
7 10 (5.65%) Transition Manager
8 9 (5.08%) IT Security Manager
8 9 (5.08%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.52%) Auditor
9 8 (4.52%) Information Manager
9 8 (4.52%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (4.52%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (3.95%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.95%) Internal Auditor
10 7 (3.95%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.39%) Data Architect
11 6 (3.39%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.08%) Web Services
2 3 (1.69%) COM
3 2 (1.13%) .NET
3 2 (1.13%) Flash
4 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.56%) Ajax
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) J2EE
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
4 1 (0.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 93 (52.54%) Data Centre
2 29 (16.38%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (12.43%) Computer Science
4 17 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.91%) CMDB
6 11 (6.21%) Management Information System
7 9 (5.08%) Driving Licence
8 8 (4.52%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (3.39%) CCTV
9 6 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (2.26%) CESG
10 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.69%) BYOD
11 3 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (1.13%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.56%) Cyberattack
13 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.99%) Windows
2 14 (7.91%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.95%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) CentOS
5 1 (0.56%) Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (90.40%) Data Protection
2 111 (62.71%) ITIL
3 54 (30.51%) Presales
4 50 (28.25%) Service Delivery
5 37 (20.90%) Project Management
6 36 (20.34%) Information Security
7 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (18.64%) PRINCE2
9 32 (18.08%) ITSM
9 32 (18.08%) Line Management
10 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (16.38%) Service Management
11 26 (14.69%) Risk Management
12 25 (14.12%) Root Cause Analysis
13 24 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (12.99%) Business Continuity
14 23 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (11.86%) Software Engineering
16 19 (10.73%) Change Management
16 19 (10.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.52%) SQL
2 7 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.39%) VBScript
4 1 (0.56%) C#
4 1 (0.56%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.56%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (17.51%) ITIL Certification
2 29 (16.38%) CISSP
2 29 (16.38%) Degree
3 26 (14.69%) ISEB
4 22 (12.43%) CISM
4 22 (12.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (10.17%) MCSE
5 18 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (9.60%) Security Cleared
7 15 (8.47%) MCP
8 9 (5.08%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (4.52%) APMP
9 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.95%) CEH
10 7 (3.95%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (3.95%) IIBA
10 7 (3.95%) PMI Certification
10 7 (3.95%) PMP
10 7 (3.95%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (19.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (10.17%) SLA
3 11 (6.21%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.95%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (3.95%) GPG13
5 3 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.13%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.13%) QA
7 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.13%) vSphere
4 2 (1.13%) XenApp
4 2 (1.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.65%) SCCM
2 6 (3.39%) WSUS
3 3 (1.69%) SCOM
4 2 (1.13%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.13%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.82%) ServiceNow
3 21 (11.86%) Citrix
4 19 (10.73%) VMware
5 18 (10.17%) CheckPoint
6 14 (7.91%) Cisco
7 13 (7.34%) HP
8 10 (5.65%) Fortinet
8 10 (5.65%) NetApp
9 7 (3.95%) EMC
10 3 (1.69%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.13%) Cadence
11 2 (1.13%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.13%) Sage
12 1 (0.56%) Avaya
12 1 (0.56%) Capita
12 1 (0.56%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.56%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.56%) Veeam