Period
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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 28 May 2022 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
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 162 162 210
Rank change year-on-year 0 +48 +76
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 146 102 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.74% 1.65% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.67% 11.33% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 107 83 65
10th Percentile £45,950 £36,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% -3.57% +12.00%
75th Percentile £83,750 £86,875 £82,500
90th Percentile £99,750 £114,500 £99,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -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 1,510 900 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.02% 14.59% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 761 877
10th Percentile £44,063 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
% 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 28 May 2022.

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 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London +4 133 £60,000 -20.00% 22
Camden -8 4 - -
West End of London +8 1 £43,000 +22.86%
Southwark - 1 - -
GDPR
London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 70 (47.95%) Data Protection
2 67 (45.89%) Finance
3 56 (38.36%) Legal
4 43 (29.45%) Social Skills
5 39 (26.71%) Agile
6 37 (25.34%) Azure
7 32 (21.92%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (19.18%) Data Privacy
8 28 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 28 (19.18%) Degree
9 27 (18.49%) Python
9 27 (18.49%) DevOps
10 26 (17.81%) Information Security
11 25 (17.12%) Law
11 25 (17.12%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (16.44%) Financial Institution
13 23 (15.75%) Hedge funds
14 22 (15.07%) AWS
14 22 (15.07%) OWASP
15 21 (14.38%) NoSQL
15 21 (14.38%) Presentation Skills
15 21 (14.38%) SQL Server
15 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
16 19 (13.01%) Oracle
16 19 (13.01%) Microsoft Office
16 19 (13.01%) GCP
17 18 (12.33%) Threat Modelling
17 18 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (12.33%) Risk Management
18 17 (11.64%) SQL

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 15 (10.27%) Confluence
2 6 (4.11%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.11%) SAS
3 2 (1.37%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Drupal
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.68%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.34%) Azure
2 22 (15.07%) AWS
3 19 (13.01%) GCP
4 15 (10.27%) Serverless
5 14 (9.59%) Collibra
6 12 (8.22%) Microsoft 365
7 5 (3.42%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 5 (3.42%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (3.42%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.68%) Datadog
10 1 (0.68%) Figma
10 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.53%) VPN
2 7 (4.79%) Firewall
3 5 (3.42%) HTTP
3 5 (3.42%) SSL
4 4 (2.74%) 3G
4 4 (2.74%) DNS
4 4 (2.74%) Wireless
5 2 (1.37%) Broadband
5 2 (1.37%) DHCP
5 2 (1.37%) LAN
5 2 (1.37%) Mobile Broadband
5 2 (1.37%) SAN
5 2 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.68%) MPLS
6 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.38%) NoSQL
1 21 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.96%) Metadata
2 16 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (10.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (10.27%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.53%) Big Data
5 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.79%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.11%) Ataccama
7 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.42%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.37%) OLAP
9 2 (1.37%) OLTP
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.68%) GIS
10 1 (0.68%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 16 (10.96%) JIRA
2 15 (10.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (10.27%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.27%) SonarQube
3 6 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 67 (45.89%) Finance
2 56 (38.36%) Legal
3 43 (29.45%) Social Skills
4 25 (17.12%) Law
5 24 (16.44%) Financial Institution
6 21 (14.38%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (10.96%) Influencing Skills
8 13 (8.90%) Banking
8 13 (8.90%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (8.22%) Advertising
10 11 (7.53%) Investment Banking
11 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (4.11%) Marketing
13 5 (3.42%) Billing
13 5 (3.42%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (2.74%) Back Office
14 4 (2.74%) iGaming
14 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
15 3 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (29.45%) Analyst
2 16 (10.96%) Technical Leader
3 14 (9.59%) Data Analyst
4 12 (8.22%) Governance Analyst
5 11 (7.53%) Team Leader
6 10 (6.85%) Information Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Security Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Desktop Support
8 8 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Compliance Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Consultant
9 6 (4.11%) Data Quality Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Information Governance Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Information Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Quality Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Security Compliance Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Security Manager
9 6 (4.11%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.27%) Node.js
1 15 (10.27%) OAuth
1 15 (10.27%) OAuth2
1 15 (10.27%) OpenID
2 6 (4.11%) .NET
2 6 (4.11%) PySpark
3 4 (2.74%) JSON
3 4 (2.74%) YAML
4 1 (0.68%) COM
4 1 (0.68%) Kafka
4 1 (0.68%) REST
4 1 (0.68%) Sensu
4 1 (0.68%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Hedge funds
2 11 (7.53%) NHS
3 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.48%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (4.11%) Reference Data
6 5 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.42%) Replication
7 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.74%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.74%) User Experience
8 3 (2.05%) AS400
8 3 (2.05%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (2.05%) VAX
9 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.68%) Legacy Applications
10 1 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Windows
2 8 (5.48%) Windows 10
2 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.11%) Unix
4 4 (2.74%) Android
4 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.05%) Linux
5 3 (2.05%) Solaris
5 3 (2.05%) VMS
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.95%) Data Protection
2 39 (26.71%) Agile
3 32 (21.92%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (19.18%) Data Privacy
5 27 (18.49%) DevOps
6 26 (17.81%) Information Security
7 25 (17.12%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (15.07%) OWASP
9 18 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (12.33%) Risk Management
9 18 (12.33%) Threat Modelling
10 17 (11.64%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (11.64%) Supplier Management
10 17 (11.64%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (11.64%) Technical Leadership
11 16 (10.96%) Benchmarking
11 16 (10.96%) Event-Driven
11 16 (10.96%) Microservices
11 16 (10.96%) Project Management
11 16 (10.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.49%) Python
2 17 (11.64%) SQL
3 15 (10.27%) C#
3 15 (10.27%) C++
3 15 (10.27%) Java
4 8 (5.48%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) Master's Degree
3 15 (10.27%) CISSP
4 12 (8.22%) CISM
5 4 (2.74%) CISA
6 3 (2.05%) CRISC
7 2 (1.37%) CEH
7 2 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.37%) GCIA
7 2 (1.37%) GCIH
7 2 (1.37%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (1.37%) RHCE
7 2 (1.37%) RHCSA
7 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.68%) MBA
8 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (11.64%) QA
3 14 (9.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (8.90%) Data Quality
5 9 (6.16%) PCI DSS
6 8 (5.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 8 (5.48%) NIST
7 7 (4.79%) SLA
8 6 (4.11%) GRC
9 4 (2.74%) HIPAA
10 2 (1.37%) Accessibility
11 1 (0.68%) COBIT
11 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.68%) MiFID
11 1 (0.68%) NCSC
11 1 (0.68%) PMO
11 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (10.27%) Docker
2 13 (8.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (10.96%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.42%) Terraform
3 3 (2.05%) Ansible
3 3 (2.05%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (2.05%) Control-M
3 3 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.05%) HP SIM
3 3 (2.05%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.05%) Netcool
3 3 (2.05%) NetVault Backup
3 3 (2.05%) OpenView
3 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.05%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (1.37%) QRadar
4 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.68%) Automic
5 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.68%) Grafana
5 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.01%) Oracle
3 16 (10.96%) Informatica
4 7 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.79%) ServiceNow
4 7 (4.79%) VMware
5 5 (3.42%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.42%) IBM
5 5 (3.42%) OneTrust
5 5 (3.42%) Reuters
6 3 (2.05%) HP
6 3 (2.05%) Remedy
6 3 (2.05%) Veritas
6 3 (2.05%) Wallstreet Suite
7 2 (1.37%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.37%) BMC
7 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Saba
8 1 (0.68%) Veeam