Period
to 22 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 165 122 181
Rank change year-on-year -43 +59 +40
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 83 33 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.41% 1.36% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.62% 11.42% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 63
10th Percentile £34,300 £27,600 £27,281
25th Percentile £35,960 £35,428 £34,802
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £67,500 £85,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% +0.91% +4.76%

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,089 289 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.52% 11.94% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 397 196 667
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £26,278
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,865 £46,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.33% +2.78% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Hertfordshire -60 29 £43,750 -32.69% 5
Cambridgeshire -35 24 £39,250 -26.98% 6
Bedfordshire -4 15 £65,000 -5.45% 3
Essex -9 8 £57,500 +55.16% 4
Norfolk -13 6 £37,616 -16.41%
Suffolk -23 1 - - 1
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 45 (54.22%) Social Skills
2 29 (34.94%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (30.12%) Life Science
4 24 (28.92%) Degree
5 23 (27.71%) Analytics
6 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
6 21 (25.30%) Management Information System
7 20 (24.10%) Law
7 20 (24.10%) Data Management
8 18 (21.69%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (20.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (20.48%) Information Security
10 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Excel
11 15 (18.07%) Retail
11 15 (18.07%) Visualisation
12 14 (16.87%) Data Protection
12 14 (16.87%) Data Governance
13 13 (15.66%) Data Quality
13 13 (15.66%) Data Migration
13 13 (15.66%) Data Cleansing
13 13 (15.66%) Performance Management
13 13 (15.66%) Tableau
13 13 (15.66%) Migration
13 13 (15.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (15.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 13 (15.66%) Matrix Organization
13 13 (15.66%) Data Science
13 13 (15.66%) Analytical Thinking
14 12 (14.46%) SAP
14 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) Mendix
2 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (9.64%) Azure
3 7 (8.43%) Power Platform
4 6 (7.23%) AWS
5 2 (2.41%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.20%) GCP
6 1 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) Firewall
2 8 (9.64%) Network Security
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) DHCP
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) NAS
4 1 (1.20%) PBX
4 1 (1.20%) PPP
4 1 (1.20%) SAN
4 1 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) Tableau
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (10.84%) Spotfire
3 7 (8.43%) Power BI
4 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.20%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Trac
General
1 45 (54.22%) Social Skills
2 29 (34.94%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (24.10%) Law
4 15 (18.07%) Retail
5 13 (15.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 13 (15.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (10.84%) Humanities
6 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
7 6 (7.23%) Legal
8 5 (6.02%) Marketing
9 4 (4.82%) Finance
10 3 (3.61%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (2.41%) Digital Economy
11 2 (2.41%) Games
11 2 (2.41%) Public Sector
12 1 (1.20%) Advertising
12 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (1.20%) Automotive
12 1 (1.20%) Back Office
12 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Analyst
2 12 (14.46%) Planning Manager
3 10 (12.05%) Data Analyst
4 5 (6.02%) Compliance Specialist
4 5 (6.02%) Data Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Information Specialist
5 4 (4.82%) Consultant
5 4 (4.82%) Information Manager
5 4 (4.82%) Insight Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Security Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Data Protection Officer
6 3 (3.61%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (3.61%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (3.61%) IT Support
6 3 (3.61%) Security Consultant
6 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) IT Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) gRPC
1 1 (1.20%) Kafka
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Life Science
2 21 (25.30%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.84%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.82%) Social Media
5 3 (3.61%) CCTV
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Analytics
2 20 (24.10%) Data Management
3 18 (21.69%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (20.48%) Information Security
5 15 (18.07%) Visualisation
6 14 (16.87%) Data Governance
6 14 (16.87%) Data Protection
7 13 (15.66%) Analytical Thinking
7 13 (15.66%) Data Cleansing
7 13 (15.66%) Data Migration
7 13 (15.66%) Data Science
7 13 (15.66%) Matrix Organization
7 13 (15.66%) Migration
7 13 (15.66%) Performance Management
8 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (14.46%) Informatics
8 12 (14.46%) People Management
8 12 (14.46%) Time Management
9 11 (13.25%) Data Privacy
9 11 (13.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) Python
3 4 (4.82%) R
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) Scala
4 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (7.23%) CISSP
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (4.82%) CISA
5 4 (4.82%) CISM
6 3 (3.61%) CCSP
6 3 (3.61%) CRISC
7 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.41%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.41%) MBA
8 1 (1.20%) CEH
8 1 (1.20%) CISMP
8 1 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.20%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.20%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.66%) Data Quality
3 9 (10.84%) HIPAA
4 8 (9.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 8 (9.64%) BS7799
4 8 (9.64%) GxP
4 8 (9.64%) ISAE 3402
4 8 (9.64%) QA
5 6 (7.23%) NIST
6 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
7 3 (3.61%) GRC
7 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.20%) Accessibility
8 1 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (1.20%) IEC 62304
8 1 (1.20%) NCSC
8 1 (1.20%) PSD2
8 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (9.64%) CASB
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) Google
2 12 (14.46%) SAP
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle
3 9 (10.84%) Saba
4 4 (4.82%) Facebook
5 2 (2.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.41%) iManage
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Dot Hill
6 1 (1.20%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.20%) Siemens
6 1 (1.20%) VMware