Period
to 5 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 113 203
Rank change year-on-year -9 +90 +34
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 57 101 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.71% 2.43% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.44% 15.81% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 32
Median annual salary £48,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.03% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £34,675
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £69,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 424 639 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.73% 15.37% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 348 484 631
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +5.59%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the East Midlands

GDPR
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for GDPR in the East Midlands

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the East Midlands

GDPR
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +22 24 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Leicestershire +18 11 £45,000 +7.14% 6
Derbyshire +6 10 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Northamptonshire -19 9 £48,000 +12.94%
Lincolnshire -3 3 £27,500 -60.71%
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 27 (47.37%) Information Security
2 26 (45.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (26.32%) CISSP
4 12 (21.05%) CISM
5 11 (19.30%) PCI DSS
6 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (17.54%) Data Privacy
7 9 (15.79%) Firewall
8 8 (14.04%) Finance
8 8 (14.04%) Project Management
8 8 (14.04%) ITIL
8 8 (14.04%) Data Protection
8 8 (14.04%) Line Management
8 8 (14.04%) People Management
8 8 (14.04%) Data Governance
8 8 (14.04%) Data Quality
9 7 (12.28%) Network Security
9 7 (12.28%) Degree
9 7 (12.28%) Windows
9 7 (12.28%) Linux
9 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
10 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.53%) ISMS
10 6 (10.53%) Office 365
10 6 (10.53%) IT Strategy
10 6 (10.53%) Decision-Making
11 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.77%) Cyber Essentials

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) SaaS
3 4 (7.02%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) IaaS
3 4 (7.02%) PaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (3.51%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.75%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) Network Security
3 5 (8.77%) LAN
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) DNS
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) Data Lake
2 2 (3.51%) GIS
2 2 (3.51%) Power BI
2 2 (3.51%) Spark SQL
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Bazaar
1 4 (7.02%) ERwin
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Security Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Information Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Information Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Security Manager
4 5 (8.77%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Senior IT Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Head of Information
5 4 (7.02%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.51%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Social Media
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.75%) CMDB
4 1 (1.75%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) CentOS
2 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Information Security
2 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (17.54%) Data Privacy
3 8 (14.04%) Data Governance
3 8 (14.04%) Data Protection
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 8 (14.04%) Line Management
3 8 (14.04%) People Management
3 8 (14.04%) Project Management
4 6 (10.53%) Decision-Making
4 6 (10.53%) ISMS
4 6 (10.53%) IT Strategy
4 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
5 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Statistics
6 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.02%) Data Security
6 4 (7.02%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C#
1 4 (7.02%) Python
1 4 (7.02%) R
1 4 (7.02%) Scala
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) CISSP
2 12 (21.05%) CISM
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
4 5 (8.77%) CISA
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.26%) CCNP
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (3.51%) CISMP
7 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (1.75%) CEH
8 1 (1.75%) ECDL
8 1 (1.75%) GIAC
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (45.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (19.30%) PCI DSS
3 8 (14.04%) Data Quality
4 5 (8.77%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (7.02%) COSHH
5 4 (7.02%) NIST
5 4 (7.02%) PMO
5 4 (7.02%) SLA
6 3 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (5.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.75%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.75%) PSD2
7 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) BiZZdesign
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) Citrix
3 4 (7.02%) Databricks
3 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
3 4 (7.02%) Veeam
4 3 (5.26%) Darktrace
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle