Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 769 922
Rank change year-on-year +467 +153 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 775 68 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.05% 0.092% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.75% 0.71% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 682 55 0
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,250 -
% change year-on-year -3.61% - -

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 10004 9640 11344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.61% 13.10% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7380 7950 9187
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 +141 153 £62,500 -34.21% 21
West London +31 17 £57,500 - 7
East London - 14 £60,000 - 3
South London - 12 £52,500 - 1
North London - 2 £58,250 -
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing GDPR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 398 (51.35%) Data Protection
2 331 (42.71%) Finance
3 329 (42.45%) Information Security
4 249 (32.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 211 (27.23%) CISSP
6 166 (21.42%) CISM
7 153 (19.74%) PCI DSS
8 128 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (15.87%) Data Protection Act
10 117 (15.10%) Banking
10 117 (15.10%) SQL
11 116 (14.97%) Legal
12 115 (14.84%) Data Security
13 109 (14.06%) CISA
14 105 (13.55%) Microsoft
15 103 (13.29%) Cybersecurity
16 100 (12.90%) Data Privacy
17 98 (12.65%) Degree
18 90 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
19 86 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
20 83 (10.71%) SIEM
21 82 (10.58%) Risk Management
22 80 (10.32%) Project Management
22 80 (10.32%) Data Management
23 79 (10.19%) Windows
24 78 (10.06%) Management Information System
25 72 (9.29%) Firewall
26 68 (8.77%) Data Governance
27 67 (8.65%) SQL Server
28 66 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure

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 37 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 36 (4.65%) IIS
3 24 (3.10%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.42%) SAS
5 7 (0.90%) Apache Spark
5 7 (0.90%) Confluence
6 6 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.77%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.52%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.39%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) CMS
9 2 (0.26%) Kentico
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.13%) Liferay
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Eikon
3 1 (0.13%) Maximo
3 1 (0.13%) Social Studio
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (5.55%) SaaS
3 41 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (4.65%) Office 365
5 25 (3.23%) OneDrive
6 21 (2.71%) PaaS
7 18 (2.32%) IaaS
8 14 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.52%) Fastly
12 4 (0.52%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.52%) Serverless
12 4 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.29%) Firewall
2 23 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
3 20 (2.58%) Network Security
4 9 (1.16%) LAN
5 8 (1.03%) SSL
5 8 (1.03%) VPN
6 7 (0.90%) Internet
6 7 (0.90%) Skype
6 7 (0.90%) WAN
7 6 (0.77%) VoIP
8 5 (0.65%) SSH
9 4 (0.52%) LDAP
10 3 (0.39%) DHCP
10 3 (0.39%) DNS
10 3 (0.39%) FTP
10 3 (0.39%) HTTP
10 3 (0.39%) Intranet
10 3 (0.39%) SMTP
10 3 (0.39%) SNMP
10 3 (0.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.77%) Big Data
3 33 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 30 (3.87%) Power BI
5 29 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (3.23%) QlikView
7 19 (2.45%) Hadoop
8 15 (1.94%) MySQL
9 14 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.68%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.29%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.16%) Data Lake
14 9 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.81%) JIRA
1 14 (1.81%) TeamCity
2 13 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
3 12 (1.55%) Metasploit
3 12 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.16%) Burp Suite
5 8 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.90%) Selenium
7 6 (0.77%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.52%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.52%) CircleCI
8 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.26%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.26%) Mocha
11 1 (0.13%) Maven
11 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 331 (42.71%) Finance
2 117 (15.10%) Banking
3 116 (14.97%) Legal
4 62 (8.00%) Law
5 57 (7.35%) Retail
6 47 (6.06%) Marketing
7 28 (3.61%) Private Banking
8 27 (3.48%) Advertising
9 25 (3.23%) Telecoms
10 16 (2.06%) Automotive
11 11 (1.42%) Electronics
11 11 (1.42%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.29%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.90%) Publishing
14 6 (0.77%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.65%) Back Office
15 5 (0.65%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.52%) Front Office
17 2 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 167 (21.55%) Analyst
2 103 (13.29%) Consultant
3 76 (9.81%) Security Manager
4 67 (8.65%) Architect
5 65 (8.39%) Security Analyst
6 58 (7.48%) Security Consultant
7 56 (7.23%) Data Analyst
8 52 (6.71%) Information Manager
9 51 (6.58%) Information Security Manager
10 49 (6.32%) Business Analyst
11 41 (5.29%) IT Manager
11 41 (5.29%) Security Officer
12 38 (4.90%) Project Manager
13 37 (4.77%) Data Protection Officer
14 31 (4.00%) Data Consultant
15 29 (3.74%) Data Architect
16 28 (3.61%) Information Analyst
17 26 (3.35%) Finance Manager
17 26 (3.35%) Information Security Analyst
18 24 (3.10%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.97%) MSMQ
1 23 (2.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (1.55%) .NET
3 8 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.03%) Node.js
4 7 (0.90%) OAuth
5 6 (0.77%) Web Services
6 5 (0.65%) SAML
7 4 (0.52%) HTML
7 4 (0.52%) OpenID
7 4 (0.52%) RESTful
7 4 (0.52%) Serverless Framework
8 3 (0.39%) CSS
9 2 (0.26%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.26%) CGI
9 2 (0.26%) Chai
9 2 (0.26%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.26%) React Native
9 2 (0.26%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 123 (15.87%) Data Protection Act
2 78 (10.06%) Management Information System
3 35 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.94%) CESG
7 12 (1.55%) Fintech
8 11 (1.42%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.29%) PMI
10 9 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
10 9 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.16%) PKI
11 8 (1.03%) User Experience
12 7 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (0.90%) Taxonomies
13 6 (0.77%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.77%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.65%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 79 (10.19%) Windows
2 48 (6.19%) Windows Server
3 47 (6.06%) Linux
4 28 (3.61%) Unix
5 12 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.42%) Kali Linux
7 6 (0.77%) Android
7 6 (0.77%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (51.35%) Data Protection
2 329 (42.45%) Information Security
3 128 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (14.84%) Data Security
5 103 (13.29%) Cybersecurity
6 100 (12.90%) Data Privacy
7 90 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 86 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
9 83 (10.71%) SIEM
10 82 (10.58%) Risk Management
11 80 (10.32%) Data Management
11 80 (10.32%) Project Management
12 68 (8.77%) Data Governance
13 61 (7.87%) ITIL
14 57 (7.35%) Penetration Testing
14 57 (7.35%) Security Management
15 55 (7.10%) CRM
15 55 (7.10%) ISMS
16 51 (6.58%) Analytics
17 49 (6.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 117 (15.10%) SQL
2 36 (4.65%) Python
3 35 (4.52%) PowerShell
4 28 (3.61%) C#
5 24 (3.10%) Perl
6 18 (2.32%) VBA
7 17 (2.19%) Java
7 17 (2.19%) Ruby
8 16 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 16 (2.06%) Bourne shell
8 16 (2.06%) Korn
9 14 (1.81%) Scala
10 10 (1.29%) C
11 6 (0.77%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.52%) PHP
13 3 (0.39%) ES6
13 3 (0.39%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.39%) R
14 1 (0.13%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 211 (27.23%) CISSP
2 166 (21.42%) CISM
3 109 (14.06%) CISA
4 98 (12.65%) Degree
5 47 (6.06%) CRISC
6 32 (4.13%) SANS
7 29 (3.74%) Security Cleared
8 21 (2.71%) SC Cleared
9 20 (2.58%) GIAC
10 18 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (2.06%) ISEB
11 16 (2.06%) PMP
12 14 (1.81%) CCSP
12 14 (1.81%) SSCP
13 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (1.55%) PMI Certification
15 10 (1.29%) CCNA
15 10 (1.29%) OSCP
16 9 (1.16%) CREST Certified
16 9 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (32.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 153 (19.74%) PCI DSS
3 47 (6.06%) Data Quality
4 45 (5.81%) COBIT
5 43 (5.55%) Cyber Essentials
6 27 (3.48%) MiFID
7 21 (2.71%) PMO
8 19 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 14 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 14 (1.81%) SAS 70
10 13 (1.68%) EMIR
10 13 (1.68%) PSD2
11 12 (1.55%) GCP
12 10 (1.29%) QA
13 8 (1.03%) Solvency II
14 6 (0.77%) FATCA
14 6 (0.77%) SSAE 16
15 5 (0.65%) HIPAA
15 5 (0.65%) IFRS
15 5 (0.65%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 38 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.39%) Docker
4 3 (0.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) HDFS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.13%) Snort
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (1.68%) Nessus
2 10 (1.29%) Core Impact
3 6 (0.77%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.39%) QRadar
6 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.13%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.13%) EnCase
6 1 (0.13%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.13%) Nmap
6 1 (0.13%) Suricata
Vendors
1 105 (13.55%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.42%) Oracle
3 28 (3.61%) Tableau
4 21 (2.71%) Sybase
5 17 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.19%) Symantec
5 17 (2.19%) Varonis
6 14 (1.81%) Google
6 14 (1.81%) SAP
7 13 (1.68%) Talend
8 12 (1.55%) Cisco
9 11 (1.42%) CyberArk
9 11 (1.42%) McAfee
10 10 (1.29%) Forcepoint
11 9 (1.16%) Splunk
11 9 (1.16%) VMware
12 7 (0.90%) Sophos
13 5 (0.65%) Adobe
13 5 (0.65%) Capita
13 5 (0.65%) New Relic