Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 202 233
Rank change year-on-year -23 +31 -75
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 124 131 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 1.29% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.41% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 111 119 121
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +12.15% +18.89%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +16.67%

Data Protection 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,070 9,268 11,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.21% 91.51% 91.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8,971 8,355 10,371
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection in the City of London.

Salary trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
London Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Data Protection
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 64 (51.61%) Information Security
2 54 (43.55%) GDPR
3 45 (36.29%) Legal
4 40 (32.26%) Finance
5 31 (25.00%) Windows
6 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (20.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 25 (20.16%) Risk Management
8 24 (19.35%) Data Protection Act
9 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
9 23 (18.55%) CISSP
10 22 (17.74%) Banking
11 21 (16.94%) Project Management
11 21 (16.94%) Windows Server
12 19 (15.32%) Management Information System
12 19 (15.32%) Linux
13 18 (14.52%) Degree
14 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (13.71%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (12.90%) Data Privacy
15 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
15 16 (12.90%) CISM
16 15 (12.10%) CISA
16 15 (12.10%) SQL
17 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
17 14 (11.29%) Firewall
17 14 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
17 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.29%) Blockchain
18 13 (10.48%) Office 365

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 12 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.03%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.61%) WordPress
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.81%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.48%) Office 365
2 13 (10.48%) SaaS
3 7 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.03%) Mimecast
4 5 (4.03%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.42%) IaaS
6 2 (1.61%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.81%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.81%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.81%) PaaS
7 1 (0.81%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.29%) Firewall
2 9 (7.26%) DHCP
2 9 (7.26%) DNS
2 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.45%) SAN
3 8 (6.45%) WAN
4 6 (4.84%) VPN
5 5 (4.03%) Internet
5 5 (4.03%) Skype
5 5 (4.03%) SMTP
5 5 (4.03%) VLAN
6 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.61%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.61%) NAS
6 2 (1.61%) PBX
7 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Blockchain
1 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) MySQL
3 3 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.61%) Big Data
4 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) DB2
5 1 (0.81%) QlikView
5 1 (0.81%) Redis
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) GitLab
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (36.29%) Legal
2 40 (32.26%) Finance
3 22 (17.74%) Banking
4 12 (9.68%) Law
5 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
6 9 (7.26%) Advertising
7 7 (5.65%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.61%) Front Office
9 2 (1.61%) International Banking
9 2 (1.61%) Marketing
9 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.61%) Retail
10 1 (0.81%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (11.29%) Administrator
2 14 (11.29%) Data Analyst
3 12 (9.68%) Product Manager
4 11 (8.87%) Digital Product Manager
5 10 (8.06%) Information Analyst
5 10 (8.06%) Information Security Analyst
5 10 (8.06%) Security Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) Head of IT
6 8 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.65%) Banking Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Consultant
7 7 (5.65%) Data Protection Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Developer
7 7 (5.65%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Governance Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Head of Security
8 6 (4.84%) IT Administrator
9 5 (4.03%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) .NET
1 5 (4.03%) CSS
1 5 (4.03%) HTML
2 4 (3.23%) Web Services
3 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.42%) HTML5
3 3 (2.42%) React
4 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.61%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.61%) CSS3
4 2 (1.61%) Durandal
4 2 (1.61%) jQuery
4 2 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.81%) Express
5 1 (0.81%) JSON
5 1 (0.81%) Node.js
5 1 (0.81%) RESTful
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Data Protection Act
2 19 (15.32%) Management Information System
3 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.26%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.23%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.42%) Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.61%) Fintech
8 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.61%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.61%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Windows
2 21 (16.94%) Windows Server
3 19 (15.32%) Linux
4 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.84%) CentOS
5 6 (4.84%) Windows 10
6 5 (4.03%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.81%) AIX
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (51.61%) Information Security
2 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.16%) Risk Management
4 21 (16.94%) Project Management
5 17 (13.71%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (12.90%) Data Privacy
7 14 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 13 (10.48%) Co-Creation
8 13 (10.48%) PLM
9 12 (9.68%) Data Management
9 12 (9.68%) ITIL
10 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.06%) SIEM
11 10 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (7.26%) Change Control
12 9 (7.26%) Data Governance
13 8 (6.45%) Analytics
13 8 (6.45%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.10%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.65%) VBA
3 5 (4.03%) VB
4 4 (3.23%) C#
4 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.23%) Python
5 3 (2.42%) Ruby
6 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.61%) Java
6 2 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) CISSP
2 18 (14.52%) Degree
3 16 (12.90%) CISM
4 15 (12.10%) CISA
5 5 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.23%) CBAP
7 3 (2.42%) CEH
7 3 (2.42%) CISMP
7 3 (2.42%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (2.42%) GIAC
7 3 (2.42%) SSCP
8 2 (1.61%) CLAS
8 2 (1.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.81%) ISEB
9 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.81%) MCITP
9 1 (0.81%) MCSA
9 1 (0.81%) MCSE
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (43.55%) GDPR
2 25 (20.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (8.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (4.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (4.03%) ISO 9001
5 4 (3.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (2.42%) SLA
7 2 (1.61%) COBIT
7 2 (1.61%) NIST 800
7 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.61%) Solvency II
7 2 (1.61%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.81%) GCP
8 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.81%) PSD2
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.61%) RHEV
4 2 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) Ansible
1 8 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.45%) Puppet
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (4.03%) SCCM
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.61%) SCOM
4 2 (1.61%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.81%) QRadar
5 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Citrix
2 8 (6.45%) SaltStack
2 8 (6.45%) VMware
3 6 (4.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.03%) Adobe
4 5 (4.03%) Avaya
4 5 (4.03%) Cisco
4 5 (4.03%) Sophos
5 3 (2.42%) Apple
5 3 (2.42%) Mitel
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle
5 3 (2.42%) Siebel
6 2 (1.61%) Sybase
6 2 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (0.81%) ConnectWise
7 1 (0.81%) F5
7 1 (0.81%) jBASE
7 1 (0.81%) M86 Security
7 1 (0.81%) McAfee