Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > London
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 242 691
Rank change year-on-year -2 +449 +225
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 848 1,001 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.38% 1.45% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.66% 10.87% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 575 855 113
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £48,550
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -4.00% -3.85%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 7,954 9,211 8,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.99% 13.34% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,923 7,367 7,218
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,700 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in London

GDPR
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GDPR in London

GDPR
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in London over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in London

GDPR
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the London region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. 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
Central London -53 115 £58,875 -9.42% 6
West London +47 73 £75,000 +15.38% 1
South London -12 24 £42,500 -34.62% 4
East London +31 13 £87,500 +9.38%
North London +29 7 £62,500 +4.17% 1
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 245 (28.89%) Data Protection
2 237 (27.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 231 (27.24%) Information Security
4 216 (25.47%) Cybersecurity
5 206 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
6 196 (23.11%) Microsoft
7 194 (22.88%) Finance
8 158 (18.63%) SQL
9 157 (18.51%) Windows
10 136 (16.04%) SQL Server
11 127 (14.98%) PCI DSS
12 126 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
13 118 (13.92%) Management Information System
14 112 (13.21%) Project Management
14 112 (13.21%) CISSP
14 112 (13.21%) Degree
15 101 (11.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 101 (11.91%) Cyber Essentials
16 99 (11.67%) Java
17 98 (11.56%) Risk Management
18 96 (11.32%) Scrum
19 95 (11.20%) CISM
19 95 (11.20%) Data Modelling
20 93 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
21 92 (10.85%) Oracle
22 90 (10.61%) ITIL
22 90 (10.61%) Banking
23 88 (10.38%) Linux
24 87 (10.26%) Active Directory
24 87 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 69 (8.14%) Apache
2 56 (6.60%) Tomcat
3 49 (5.78%) SharePoint
4 36 (4.25%) Apache Solr
5 28 (3.30%) Confluence
6 19 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (2.12%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.42%) IIS
9 8 (0.94%) CMS
9 8 (0.94%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.83%) SAS
11 5 (0.59%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.59%) WordPress
12 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.71%) SPSS
6 6 (0.71%) Stata
7 5 (0.59%) Maple
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.24%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 35 (4.13%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.47%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.35%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.35%) FastStats
3 3 (0.35%) RiskWrite
3 3 (0.35%) Sage CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP FS
3 3 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 101 (11.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (10.14%) SaaS
4 67 (7.90%) Office 365
5 17 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (1.77%) Serverless
7 14 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.53%) Amazon S3
9 12 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (1.42%) Google Analytics
10 11 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (1.18%) AWS CloudTrail
11 10 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (1.18%) Slack
12 9 (1.06%) G Suite
13 8 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
13 8 (0.94%) IaaS
13 8 (0.94%) Mimecast
14 7 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 70 (8.25%) DNS
1 70 (8.25%) Firewall
2 51 (6.01%) HTTP
3 47 (5.54%) Internet
4 46 (5.42%) SSL
5 43 (5.07%) Network Security
6 36 (4.25%) SAN
7 18 (2.12%) TCP/IP
7 18 (2.12%) VLAN
8 17 (2.00%) VoIP
9 15 (1.77%) iSCSI
10 13 (1.53%) Intranet
11 10 (1.18%) VPN
11 10 (1.18%) WAN
12 8 (0.94%) DHCP
12 8 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.83%) LAN
14 6 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.71%) Wireless
15 5 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 76 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (5.54%) Big Data
4 45 (5.31%) SQL Server 2016
5 39 (4.60%) NoSQL
6 38 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 37 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (3.42%) MySQL
10 28 (3.30%) Hadoop
11 26 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (2.24%) Amazon Aurora
13 15 (1.77%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.77%) MongoDB
13 15 (1.77%) Power BI
13 15 (1.77%) QlikView
14 14 (1.65%) Couchbase
14 14 (1.65%) HBase
15 13 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (5.54%) Subversion
2 46 (5.42%) JIRA
3 39 (4.60%) Git (software)
4 26 (3.07%) Bitbucket
5 24 (2.83%) ER Studio
5 24 (2.83%) ERwin
6 22 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 17 (2.00%) Selenium
8 14 (1.65%) Hudson
9 10 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.94%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.83%) Maven
12 5 (0.59%) Burp Suite
12 5 (0.59%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.47%) Rational Application Developer
14 3 (0.35%) GitLab
15 2 (0.24%) Metasploit
16 1 (0.12%) FishEye
16 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 194 (22.88%) Finance
2 90 (10.61%) Banking
3 80 (9.43%) Retail
4 79 (9.32%) Legal
4 79 (9.32%) Marketing
5 65 (7.67%) Law
6 62 (7.31%) Games
7 56 (6.60%) Front Office
8 27 (3.18%) Billing
8 27 (3.18%) Telecoms
9 23 (2.71%) Back Office
10 13 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.42%) Advertising
12 11 (1.30%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.59%) Local Government
13 5 (0.59%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 140 (16.51%) Analyst
2 86 (10.14%) Architect
3 59 (6.96%) Security Manager
4 56 (6.60%) Developer
5 48 (5.66%) Business Analyst
5 48 (5.66%) Data Analyst
6 46 (5.42%) Applications Engineer
7 45 (5.31%) Consultant
8 44 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 40 (4.72%) Security Engineer
10 39 (4.60%) IT Manager
11 38 (4.48%) Applications Support
12 36 (4.25%) Web Applications Engineer
12 36 (4.25%) Web Engineer
13 35 (4.13%) Applications Support Engineer
13 35 (4.13%) Project Manager
14 33 (3.89%) Security Architect
15 31 (3.66%) Data Architect
16 30 (3.54%) Web Applications Support
16 30 (3.54%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (6.49%) HTML
2 48 (5.66%) .NET
3 38 (4.48%) CSS
4 36 (4.25%) Web Services
5 31 (3.66%) React
6 29 (3.42%) AngularJS
7 21 (2.48%) ASP.NET
8 20 (2.36%) Node.js
9 19 (2.24%) Vue.js
10 16 (1.89%) Spring
11 15 (1.77%) JSON
12 14 (1.65%) Kafka
12 14 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (1.53%) jQuery
14 12 (1.42%) Laravel
15 11 (1.30%) Regular Expression
15 11 (1.30%) SOAP
16 10 (1.18%) Java EE
17 9 (1.06%) JSP
17 9 (1.06%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 118 (13.92%) Management Information System
2 82 (9.67%) Self-Motivation
3 74 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.78%) Data Centre
5 36 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 35 (4.13%) Data Protection Act
7 28 (3.30%) Cyberthreat
8 20 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
9 19 (2.24%) IVR
10 18 (2.12%) Security Operations Centre
11 17 (2.00%) User Experience
12 15 (1.77%) EMC VNX
12 15 (1.77%) Social Media
13 14 (1.65%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.30%) Internet of Things
15 9 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 9 (1.06%) Online Banking
16 8 (0.94%) Cloud Native
16 8 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
16 8 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 157 (18.51%) Windows
2 88 (10.38%) Linux
3 81 (9.55%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.48%) Unix
5 18 (2.12%) Android
6 13 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.83%) Debian
9 7 (0.83%) Windows NT
9 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.24%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.12%) CentOS
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (28.89%) Data Protection
2 231 (27.24%) Information Security
3 216 (25.47%) Cybersecurity
4 206 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
6 112 (13.21%) Project Management
7 98 (11.56%) Risk Management
8 96 (11.32%) Scrum
9 95 (11.20%) Data Modelling
10 90 (10.61%) ITIL
11 87 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 86 (10.14%) Data Management
13 82 (9.67%) Change Management
14 79 (9.32%) Analytics
15 76 (8.96%) Computer Science
15 76 (8.96%) ETL
16 72 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 67 (7.90%) Decision-Making
17 67 (7.90%) Migration
18 66 (7.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (18.63%) SQL
2 99 (11.67%) Java
3 78 (9.20%) PowerShell
4 67 (7.90%) JavaScript
5 53 (6.25%) Python
6 34 (4.01%) PHP
7 32 (3.77%) C#
8 31 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 30 (3.54%) Shell Script
10 26 (3.07%) Bash Shell
10 26 (3.07%) R
11 20 (2.36%) Perl
12 16 (1.89%) Bourne shell
12 16 (1.89%) C-shell
12 16 (1.89%) Korn
13 14 (1.65%) Ruby
14 10 (1.18%) C++
15 9 (1.06%) C
16 8 (0.94%) MATLAB
17 7 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 112 (13.21%) CISSP
1 112 (13.21%) Degree
2 95 (11.20%) CISM
3 59 (6.96%) Security Cleared
4 48 (5.66%) CISA
5 25 (2.95%) CRISC
5 25 (2.95%) DV Cleared
6 19 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (2.24%) SANS
7 18 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (2.12%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.53%) DBS Check
9 11 (1.30%) APMP
9 11 (1.30%) CISMP
10 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (1.06%) ISEB
12 8 (0.94%) CCNA
12 8 (0.94%) GIAC
12 8 (0.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 8 (0.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (27.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 127 (14.98%) PCI DSS
3 101 (11.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 59 (6.96%) HIPAA
5 51 (6.01%) QA
6 49 (5.78%) Data Quality
7 43 (5.07%) MiFID
8 20 (2.36%) Solvency II
9 16 (1.89%) COBIT
9 16 (1.89%) PMO
9 16 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (1.77%) IFRS
11 10 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 10 (1.18%) SLA
12 9 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
13 8 (0.94%) FATCA
13 8 (0.94%) IFRS 9
13 8 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 7 (0.83%) ISO 9001
15 4 (0.47%) Basel III
System Software
1 87 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 30 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.89%) DFS Replication
5 15 (1.77%) Snort
6 14 (1.65%) HDFS
7 10 (1.18%) Docker
8 8 (0.94%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.35%) XenApp
10 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.24%) vSphere
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.12%) vCloud
11 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (7.31%) Ansible
2 58 (6.84%) Puppet
3 57 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.30%) SCOM
5 27 (3.18%) Nagios
6 17 (2.00%) Kubernetes
7 14 (1.65%) Nessus
8 8 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (0.94%) SCCM
9 5 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (0.59%) Terraform
10 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.47%) OSSEC
10 4 (0.47%) QRadar
10 4 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.47%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 3 (0.35%) CSIRT
11 3 (0.35%) WSUS
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 196 (23.11%) Microsoft
2 92 (10.85%) Oracle
3 59 (6.96%) Splunk
4 43 (5.07%) IBM
4 43 (5.07%) SAP
5 36 (4.25%) VMware
6 34 (4.01%) Cadence
7 29 (3.42%) Cisco
7 29 (3.42%) Google
8 23 (2.71%) Dell
8 23 (2.71%) Talend
9 20 (2.36%) Informatica
10 19 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.89%) HP
12 15 (1.77%) EMC
12 15 (1.77%) EqualLogic
12 15 (1.77%) NetApp
12 15 (1.77%) Tableau
13 13 (1.53%) Cloudera
13 13 (1.53%) Qualys