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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 94 91 78
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 +34
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 22 16 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.41% 1.18% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.24% 7.44% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 4
10th Percentile £40,625 £37,500 £38,250
25th Percentile £52,250 £37,688 £39,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £52,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +30.00% -3.03%
75th Percentile £72,500 £74,375 £45,000
90th Percentile - £76,625 £49,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -25.58%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 267 215 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.16% 15.90% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 133 109 57
10th Percentile £31,300 £31,250 £29,300
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,607 £42,500 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.31% +4.94% -8.47%
75th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,500 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £49,375 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.18% -5.56% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Glasgow

GDPR
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Glasgow.

Salary trend for GDPR in Glasgow

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Glasgow over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
3 14 (63.64%) Azure
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Information Security
6 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
6 9 (40.91%) SIEM
6 9 (40.91%) Social Skills
7 8 (36.36%) Incident Response
7 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (36.36%) Azure Sentinel
7 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
7 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Law
7 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
8 7 (31.82%) CISM
8 7 (31.82%) CISSP
9 6 (27.27%) CISA
9 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 6 (27.27%) Coaching
10 5 (22.73%) NCSC
10 5 (22.73%) ERP
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
11 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
11 4 (18.18%) Project Management
11 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (13.64%) NIST

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Azure
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (36.36%) Azure Sentinel
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.55%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 9 (40.91%) Social Skills
2 8 (36.36%) Law
2 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Security Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Information Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Audit Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 10 (45.45%) Information Security
3 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
3 9 (40.91%) SIEM
4 8 (36.36%) Incident Response
4 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 6 (27.27%) Coaching
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 5 (22.73%) ERP
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
9 2 (9.09%) People Management
9 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CISM
1 7 (31.82%) CISSP
2 6 (27.27%) CISA
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) CASP
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.55%) CRISC
4 1 (4.55%) ISSMP
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
3 5 (22.73%) NCSC
4 3 (13.64%) NIST
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
5 1 (4.55%) NIST 800
5 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cadence