Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 209 -
Rank change year-on-year +43 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 26 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.67% 0.063% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.97% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 0
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 523 836 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.58% 17.65% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 390 474 468
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £41,333 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% -2.17% -0.59%
10th Percentile £26,475 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,250 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing GDPR 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 12 (46.15%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
5 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
5 4 (15.38%) DSDM
5 4 (15.38%) CISSP
5 4 (15.38%) CISM
5 4 (15.38%) Legal
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) Finance
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (11.54%) ISMS
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) APMP
7 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
7 2 (7.69%) FMCG
7 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Compliance Audit

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) MPLS
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 4 (15.38%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Information Manager
1 10 (38.46%) Information Security Manager
1 10 (38.46%) Security Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Security Compliance Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Audit Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Data Compliance Manager
4 3 (11.54%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Auditor
5 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) GDPR Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Auditor
6 1 (3.85%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
5 4 (15.38%) DSDM
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) ISMS
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) Economics
7 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CISM
1 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) APMP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CISA
4 1 (3.85%) CRISC
4 1 (3.85%) PCI QSA
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (3.85%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Capita
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) CyberArk
2 1 (3.85%) Meraki
2 1 (3.85%) NetIQ