Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 184 244
Rank change year-on-year -44 +60 -117
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 125 146 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.12% 1.42% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.55% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 112 136 102
City of London median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £58,302
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.91% +29.56%
10th Percentile £36,455 £41,250 £41,325
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £95,375
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £56,080
% change year-on-year +1.69% +5.21% +24.62%

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 10,228 9,429 10,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.62% 91.77% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9,115 8,522 9,587
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 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 58 (46.40%) Information Security
2 43 (34.40%) Legal
3 41 (32.80%) GDPR
4 38 (30.40%) Finance
5 34 (27.20%) Windows
6 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
8 24 (19.20%) Risk Management
9 23 (18.40%) Linux
10 22 (17.60%) Banking
10 22 (17.60%) Data Protection Act
11 21 (16.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (16.80%) CISSP
12 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (15.20%) Degree
13 19 (15.20%) Windows Server
13 19 (15.20%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (13.60%) Project Management
15 16 (12.80%) Data Management
16 15 (12.00%) SQL
16 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.20%) Blockchain
17 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
17 14 (11.20%) CISM
17 14 (11.20%) Management Information System
17 14 (11.20%) Artificial Intelligence
18 13 (10.40%) SaaS
18 13 (10.40%) PLM
18 13 (10.40%) CISA
18 13 (10.40%) Firewall

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 9 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.40%) WordPress
5 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) nginx
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.80%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.80%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.40%) Office 365
2 13 (10.40%) SaaS
3 7 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.40%) IaaS
4 3 (2.40%) Mimecast
4 3 (2.40%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.60%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.80%) Cloudflare
6 1 (0.80%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.40%) Firewall
2 9 (7.20%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.20%) WAN
3 8 (6.40%) SAN
4 7 (5.60%) DHCP
4 7 (5.60%) DNS
4 7 (5.60%) VPN
5 5 (4.00%) Internet
5 5 (4.00%) Skype
6 4 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.40%) SMTP
7 3 (2.40%) VLAN
8 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.60%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.60%) NAS
8 2 (1.60%) PBX
9 1 (0.80%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.80%) VoIP
9 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.20%) Blockchain
2 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.20%) Big Data
5 3 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.40%) Power BI
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.80%) QlikView
7 1 (0.80%) Redis
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) GitLab
2 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (34.40%) Legal
2 38 (30.40%) Finance
3 22 (17.60%) Banking
4 12 (9.60%) Law
4 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.60%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.00%) Advertising
7 4 (3.20%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.60%) Front Office
8 2 (1.60%) International Banking
8 2 (1.60%) Marketing
8 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.80%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 32 (25.60%) Analyst
2 13 (10.40%) Administrator
2 13 (10.40%) Security Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Data Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Developer
3 12 (9.60%) Information Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Information Security Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Product Manager
4 11 (8.80%) Digital Product Manager
5 9 (7.20%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.60%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Data Protection Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Governance Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Architect
7 5 (4.00%) Consultant
7 5 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (4.00%) IT Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Head of Compliance
8 4 (3.20%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) .NET
2 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.80%) CSS
2 6 (4.80%) HTML
2 6 (4.80%) React
3 4 (3.20%) Backbone.js
3 4 (3.20%) HTML5
3 4 (3.20%) Web Services
4 3 (2.40%) CSS3
4 3 (2.40%) Durandal
4 3 (2.40%) jQuery
4 3 (2.40%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.60%) Meteor
5 2 (1.60%) Node.js
5 2 (1.60%) RESTful
6 1 (0.80%) JSON
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.80%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.80%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.60%) Data Protection Act
2 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.20%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.20%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.80%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.20%) Online Banking
9 3 (2.40%) Clustering
10 2 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.60%) Pharmacovigilance
11 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.80%) Fintech
11 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.80%) Replication
11 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.20%) Windows
2 23 (18.40%) Linux
3 19 (15.20%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.60%) CentOS
4 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.40%) Unix
7 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.40%) Information Security
2 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.20%) Risk Management
4 19 (15.20%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (13.60%) Project Management
6 16 (12.80%) Data Management
7 14 (11.20%) Artificial Intelligence
8 13 (10.40%) Co-Creation
8 13 (10.40%) PLM
8 13 (10.40%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 12 (9.60%) Data Privacy
10 11 (8.80%) Information Security Management
10 11 (8.80%) ITIL
10 11 (8.80%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.80%) Security Management
11 10 (8.00%) Change Control
12 9 (7.20%) Analytics
12 9 (7.20%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.20%) Data Governance
12 9 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.00%) SQL
2 9 (7.20%) Python
3 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.60%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.00%) C#
4 5 (4.00%) VB
4 5 (4.00%) VBA
5 4 (3.20%) Java
5 4 (3.20%) Ruby
6 3 (2.40%) PHP
7 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.60%) C
8 1 (0.80%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) CISSP
2 19 (15.20%) Degree
3 14 (11.20%) CISM
4 13 (10.40%) CISA
5 6 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.20%) ISEB
6 4 (3.20%) MCSA
6 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.40%) CEH
7 3 (2.40%) CISMP
7 3 (2.40%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (2.40%) GIAC
8 2 (1.60%) CBAP
9 1 (0.80%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.80%) MCITP
9 1 (0.80%) MCSE
9 1 (0.80%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (32.80%) GDPR
2 21 (16.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (8.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (5.60%) Data Quality
5 4 (3.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (2.40%) SLA
6 3 (2.40%) Solvency II
7 2 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.60%) NIST 800
7 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.60%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.80%) GCP
8 1 (0.80%) HIPAA
System Software
1 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.40%) XenApp
5 2 (1.60%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.60%) RHEV
6 1 (0.80%) Docker
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Ansible
1 9 (7.20%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (7.20%) Puppet
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (3.20%) SCCM
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.40%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.60%) SCOM
4 2 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.80%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.80%) SCSM
5 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) Citrix
2 9 (7.20%) SaltStack
3 8 (6.40%) VMware
4 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.20%) Adobe
5 4 (3.20%) Cisco
6 3 (2.40%) Apple
6 3 (2.40%) Avaya
6 3 (2.40%) Mitel
6 3 (2.40%) Siebel
6 3 (2.40%) Sophos
7 2 (1.60%) Symantec
8 1 (0.80%) ConnectWise
8 1 (0.80%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle
8 1 (0.80%) Tableau