Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
London > Central London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 157 242
Rank change year-on-year +10 +85 -44
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 136 61 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.97% 1.46% 1.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.58% 12.66% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 114 47 114
10th Percentile £36,975 £35,200 £40,000
25th Percentile £47,875 £46,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +38.10% -12.50% +4.35%
75th Percentile £101,250 £67,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £95,500 £88,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,174 482 1,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.04% 11.50% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 419 1,381
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,662 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,875 £80,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Central London

GDPR
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Central London

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Central London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Central London

GDPR
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
City of London -10 113 £82,500 +63.37% 45
GDPR
London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 88 (64.71%) Data Protection
2 84 (61.76%) Finance
3 69 (50.74%) Azure
4 62 (45.59%) Social Skills
5 58 (42.65%) AWS
6 57 (41.91%) Data Privacy
7 55 (40.44%) GCP
7 55 (40.44%) Degree
8 52 (38.24%) Python
8 52 (38.24%) Kubernetes
9 51 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (36.76%) Software Engineering
11 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
11 49 (36.03%) Influencing Skills
11 49 (36.03%) DevOps
12 48 (35.29%) C#
13 47 (34.56%) OAuth
13 47 (34.56%) Strategic Roadmap
13 47 (34.56%) Docker
14 46 (33.82%) Java
14 46 (33.82%) Identity Management
15 45 (33.09%) Oracle
15 45 (33.09%) OWASP
15 45 (33.09%) OpenID
15 45 (33.09%) Threat Modelling
16 44 (32.35%) Jenkins
16 44 (32.35%) QA
17 43 (31.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 43 (31.62%) Technical Architecture
17 43 (31.62%) Enterprise Architecture

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 27 (19.85%) Confluence
2 9 (6.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.15%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 69 (50.74%) Azure
2 58 (42.65%) AWS
3 55 (40.44%) GCP
4 43 (31.62%) Serverless
5 15 (11.03%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (3.68%) IaaS
6 5 (3.68%) PaaS
7 4 (2.94%) SaaS
8 3 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.21%) GitHub
9 2 (1.47%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.47%) Snowflake
10 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.74%) Azure Sentinel
10 1 (0.74%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.74%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.09%) Firewall
2 9 (6.62%) DHCP
2 9 (6.62%) DNS
3 7 (5.15%) WAN
4 6 (4.41%) LAN
4 6 (4.41%) Wireless
5 5 (3.68%) SAN
6 4 (2.94%) Skype
7 3 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.21%) Internet
7 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.21%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.47%) Network Security
8 2 (1.47%) VPN
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 43 (31.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 43 (31.62%) MongoDB
2 43 (31.62%) NoSQL
2 43 (31.62%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (31.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon QuickSight
3 2 (1.47%) Looker
3 2 (1.47%) Power BI
3 2 (1.47%) Tableau
4 1 (0.74%) Big Data
4 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 44 (32.35%) Jenkins
2 43 (31.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 43 (31.62%) SonarQube
3 32 (23.53%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) Ant
5 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 84 (61.76%) Finance
2 62 (45.59%) Social Skills
3 49 (36.03%) Influencing Skills
4 43 (31.62%) Presentation Skills
5 28 (20.59%) Legal
6 19 (13.97%) Retail
7 16 (11.76%) Financial Institution
7 16 (11.76%) Games
8 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (7.35%) Banking
9 6 (4.41%) Billing
10 5 (3.68%) Back Office
11 4 (2.94%) Front Office
11 4 (2.94%) Law
11 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
12 3 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (1.47%) International Banking
13 2 (1.47%) Marketing
13 2 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
14 1 (0.74%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (31.62%) Technical Leader
2 22 (16.18%) Analyst
3 14 (10.29%) Consultant
4 6 (4.41%) Information Analyst
4 6 (4.41%) Information Manager
4 6 (4.41%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (4.41%) Security Analyst
4 6 (4.41%) Security Manager
4 6 (4.41%) Security Officer
5 5 (3.68%) Data Manager
5 5 (3.68%) Information Officer
5 5 (3.68%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (3.68%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (3.68%) Risk Consultant
5 5 (3.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (3.68%) Software Engineer
5 5 (3.68%) Support Analyst
6 4 (2.94%) Desktop Support
6 4 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.56%) OAuth
2 45 (33.09%) OpenID
3 43 (31.62%) Node.js
3 43 (31.62%) OAuth2
4 5 (3.68%) .NET
4 5 (3.68%) .NET Core
5 4 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.94%) Entity Framework
5 4 (2.94%) React
5 4 (2.94%) SAML
6 3 (2.21%) JSON
6 3 (2.21%) XML
7 2 (1.47%) LDAP
7 2 (1.47%) SailPoint
7 2 (1.47%) XSD
8 1 (0.74%) Swagger
8 1 (0.74%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.74%) Web Services
8 1 (0.74%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.24%) Management Information System
2 16 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 6 (4.41%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.41%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (2.94%) PKI
4 4 (2.94%) Replication
5 3 (2.21%) CMDB
5 3 (2.21%) Cyberattack
5 3 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.21%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.21%) Symmetrix
5 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Windows
2 11 (8.09%) Windows 10
3 10 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.68%) Linux
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.47%) CentOS
6 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.47%) Solaris
6 2 (1.47%) SUSE
6 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (64.71%) Data Protection
2 57 (41.91%) Data Privacy
3 51 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (36.76%) Software Engineering
5 49 (36.03%) DevOps
6 47 (34.56%) Strategic Roadmap
7 46 (33.82%) Identity Management
8 45 (33.09%) OWASP
8 45 (33.09%) Threat Modelling
9 43 (31.62%) Code Coverage
9 43 (31.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 43 (31.62%) Event-Driven
9 43 (31.62%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 43 (31.62%) Matrix Organization
9 43 (31.62%) Microservices
9 43 (31.62%) Process Management
9 43 (31.62%) Technical Architecture
9 43 (31.62%) Technical Leadership
9 43 (31.62%) Test Automation
9 43 (31.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.24%) Python
2 48 (35.29%) C#
3 46 (33.82%) Java
4 43 (31.62%) C++
5 9 (6.62%) SQL
6 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.47%) Perl
8 2 (1.47%) R
8 2 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.74%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (40.44%) Degree
2 42 (30.88%) Master's Degree
3 22 (16.18%) CISSP
4 19 (13.97%) CISM
5 9 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.88%) CISA
6 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.15%) CCNA
8 6 (4.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 4 (2.94%) MCSA
9 4 (2.94%) MCSE
9 4 (2.94%) NVQ Level 4
10 3 (2.21%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.74%) CCSP
11 1 (0.74%) CISMP
11 1 (0.74%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.74%) SANS
11 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (32.35%) QA
2 30 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (10.29%) NIST
4 11 (8.09%) PCI DSS
5 10 (7.35%) GRC
6 8 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (3.68%) Data Quality
7 5 (3.68%) SLA
8 4 (2.94%) NCSC
9 3 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.74%) COBIT
10 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.74%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.74%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.74%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 47 (34.56%) Docker
2 19 (13.97%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.35%) vSphere
4 8 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.21%) LXC
6 3 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.21%) XenApp
6 3 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.74%) KVM
8 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (38.24%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.41%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.41%) SCCM
3 5 (3.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (2.94%) Ansible
4 4 (2.94%) OfficeScan
4 4 (2.94%) SCOM
4 4 (2.94%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.21%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.21%) Terraform
6 2 (1.47%) Control-M
6 2 (1.47%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.47%) Puppet
6 2 (1.47%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.47%) WSUS
7 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 45 (33.09%) Oracle
2 30 (22.06%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.09%) VMware
4 9 (6.62%) Cisco
5 6 (4.41%) Altiris
5 6 (4.41%) McAfee
6 5 (3.68%) Symantec
7 4 (2.94%) Cadence
7 4 (2.94%) HP
7 4 (2.94%) Huawei
7 4 (2.94%) Juniper
7 4 (2.94%) Meraki
7 4 (2.94%) Okta
7 4 (2.94%) Veritas
8 3 (2.21%) Citrix
8 3 (2.21%) EMC
8 3 (2.21%) Infoblox
8 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.21%) Splunk
8 3 (2.21%) Workday