Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 257 170 302
Rank change year-on-year -87 +132 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 75 199 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.74% 1.80% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.96% 13.52% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 57 182 26
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £40,250 £56,875
90th Percentile £94,000 £93,550 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,258 1,472 1,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.49% 13.34% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 1,344 1,267
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,432 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £83,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the City of London

GDPR
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for GDPR in the City of London

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 27 (36.00%) Information Security
2 22 (29.33%) IBM
2 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) Information Governance
3 20 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (26.67%) ETL
4 19 (25.33%) Data Modelling
4 19 (25.33%) Data Quality
5 18 (24.00%) Data Protection
6 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
7 16 (21.33%) SQL
7 16 (21.33%) Oracle
7 16 (21.33%) SAP
8 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.00%) Master Data Management
10 11 (14.67%) Finance
10 11 (14.67%) Windows
11 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 10 (13.33%) CISSP
11 10 (13.33%) Migration
11 10 (13.33%) CISM
11 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
12 9 (12.00%) Security Architecture
12 9 (12.00%) Project Management
12 9 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (10.67%) ITIL
13 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (10.67%) Network Security
14 7 (9.33%) Data Cleansing

GDPR
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 6 (8.00%) Documentum
1 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) PaaS
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) Cloudflare
3 1 (1.33%) G Suite
3 1 (1.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.33%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Network Security
2 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) NAS
4 1 (1.33%) PBX
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) VLAN
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) JIRA
2 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) FishEye
3 1 (1.33%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Legal
3 4 (5.33%) Law
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Military
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Architect
3 12 (16.00%) Consultant
3 12 (16.00%) Data Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Information Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Information Security Specialist
6 6 (8.00%) Information Specialist
6 6 (8.00%) Security Specialist
7 5 (6.67%) Data Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Data Migration Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
7 5 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Security Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) JSON
2 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.67%) HTML
2 2 (2.67%) jQuery
2 2 (2.67%) Spring
2 2 (2.67%) XML
3 1 (1.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) CSS3
3 1 (1.33%) Kafka
3 1 (1.33%) Laravel
3 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.33%) React
3 1 (1.33%) REST
3 1 (1.33%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Cyberattack
3 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Handset
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) CentOS
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Information Security
2 22 (29.33%) Information Governance
3 20 (26.67%) ETL
4 19 (25.33%) Data Modelling
5 18 (24.00%) Data Protection
6 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
7 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (16.00%) Master Data Management
8 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 10 (13.33%) Migration
9 9 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (12.00%) Project Management
9 9 (12.00%) Security Architecture
10 8 (10.67%) ITIL
10 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (9.33%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (9.33%) DevOps
11 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
11 7 (9.33%) SIEM
11 7 (9.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) C
3 4 (5.33%) C#
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
4 3 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) CISM
2 10 (13.33%) CISSP
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.00%) CCSP
5 3 (4.00%) CRISC
6 2 (2.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE Security
6 2 (2.67%) CCNA
6 2 (2.67%) CCNP
6 2 (2.67%) CISA
6 2 (2.67%) CSSLP
6 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.67%) OSCE
6 2 (2.67%) OSWP
6 2 (2.67%) SSCP
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (25.33%) Data Quality
3 7 (9.33%) NIST
4 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (5.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.67%) NCSC
6 2 (2.67%) QA
7 1 (1.33%) COBIT
7 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Rancher
1 1 (1.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) IBM
2 16 (21.33%) Oracle
2 16 (21.33%) SAP
3 6 (8.00%) OpenText
4 5 (6.67%) Google
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) Informatica
5 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.67%) Marketo
7 1 (1.33%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.33%) ESET
7 1 (1.33%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.33%) OneLogin
7 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.33%) Pardot
7 1 (1.33%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.33%) Synology
7 1 (1.33%) Veeam
7 1 (1.33%) Xerox