Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 218 268 275
Rank change year-on-year +50 +7 +98
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 299 662 861
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.51% 1.21% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.47% 9.82% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 266 583 720
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £45,750 £37,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 2,219 6,739 8,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.24% 12.34% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,817 5,261 6,748
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in London

GDPR
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GDPR in London

GDPR
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 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
Central London +84 59 £52,500 -12.50% 10
West London +63 13 £65,000 +62.50% 8
South London +31 4 £50,000 +8.11%
East London +10 4 £66,250 -4.68% 1
North London +25 2 £52,500 -8.70%
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 103 (34.45%) Information Security
2 93 (31.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 84 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (26.42%) Azure
5 73 (24.41%) Cybersecurity
5 73 (24.41%) Firewall
6 72 (24.08%) Finance
7 70 (23.41%) CISM
8 69 (23.08%) AWS
9 65 (21.74%) NIST
10 63 (21.07%) Windows
11 60 (20.07%) CISSP
12 58 (19.40%) Data Protection
13 54 (18.06%) SIEM
14 51 (17.06%) Degree
15 50 (16.72%) Identity Access Management
16 49 (16.39%) Intrusion Detection
17 46 (15.38%) Active Directory
18 44 (14.72%) Office 365
19 42 (14.05%) Microsoft
19 42 (14.05%) Management Information System
20 40 (13.38%) Data Modelling
21 39 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
21 39 (13.04%) Windows Server
22 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
23 37 (12.37%) Risk Management
24 36 (12.04%) Cyberthreat
25 34 (11.37%) Business Intelligence
26 33 (11.04%) SQL
26 33 (11.04%) Data Analysis

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 17 (5.69%) Apache Spark
2 16 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.68%) CMS
4 10 (3.34%) Apache
5 6 (2.01%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.67%) Confluence
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 11 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
1 1 (0.33%) Maximo
1 1 (0.33%) Relativity
1 1 (0.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 79 (26.42%) Azure
2 69 (23.08%) AWS
3 44 (14.72%) Office 365
4 29 (9.70%) IaaS
5 14 (4.68%) Power Platform
6 11 (3.68%) GCP
6 11 (3.68%) Trello
7 8 (2.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 7 (2.34%) OpenShift
8 7 (2.34%) SaaS
9 5 (1.67%) PaaS
10 4 (1.34%) G Suite
10 4 (1.34%) Mimecast
10 4 (1.34%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 73 (24.41%) Firewall
2 49 (16.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (4.68%) Network Security
4 12 (4.01%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (3.68%) DNS
6 10 (3.34%) LAN
6 10 (3.34%) VPN
7 7 (2.34%) DHCP
7 7 (2.34%) Intranet
7 7 (2.34%) WAN
7 7 (2.34%) Wireless
8 6 (2.01%) Kerberos
9 4 (1.34%) Broadband
10 2 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.67%) DMZ
11 1 (0.33%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Firepower
11 1 (0.33%) Internet
11 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (6.02%) Relational Database
2 18 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.68%) Big Data
3 14 (4.68%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.68%) Power BI
3 14 (4.68%) Snowflake Schema
4 11 (3.68%) Looker
4 11 (3.68%) Tableau
5 10 (3.34%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.01%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (2.68%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.68%) DTS
7 8 (2.68%) Flink
8 7 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.34%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.67%) DataStax
9 5 (1.67%) MySQL
9 5 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.69%) JIRA
2 11 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.34%) TestNG
4 4 (1.34%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.67%) Selenium
5 2 (0.67%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.33%) GitLab
General
1 72 (24.08%) Finance
2 28 (9.36%) Marketing
3 26 (8.70%) Legal
4 13 (4.35%) Law
5 9 (3.01%) Banking
5 9 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.34%) Retail
7 5 (1.67%) Games
7 5 (1.67%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.00%) Electronics
8 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.67%) French Language
9 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (16.05%) Analyst
2 34 (11.37%) Security Engineer
3 31 (10.37%) Consultant
4 24 (8.03%) Security Analyst
5 20 (6.69%) Architect
6 18 (6.02%) Developer
7 17 (5.69%) Information Manager
7 17 (5.69%) Security Consultant
8 16 (5.35%) IT Analyst
9 15 (5.02%) Security Specialist
10 14 (4.68%) Security Manager
11 13 (4.35%) Lead Architect
12 12 (4.01%) Data Engineer
12 12 (4.01%) IT Security Analyst
13 11 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (3.68%) Information Analyst
13 11 (3.68%) Technical Leader
14 10 (3.34%) Business Analyst
14 10 (3.34%) Information Security Manager
15 9 (3.01%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.02%) HTML
2 17 (5.69%) Web Services
3 14 (4.68%) LDAP
4 11 (3.68%) REST
4 11 (3.68%) SOAP
5 8 (2.68%) CSS
6 4 (1.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.00%) JSON
7 3 (1.00%) Kafka
7 3 (1.00%) OAuth
7 3 (1.00%) OAuth2
7 3 (1.00%) OpenID
7 3 (1.00%) SAML
7 3 (1.00%) Sass
8 2 (0.67%) Django
8 2 (0.67%) HTML5
8 2 (0.67%) Middleware
8 2 (0.67%) XML
9 1 (0.33%) jQuery
9 1 (0.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.05%) Management Information System
2 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (12.04%) Cyberthreat
4 20 (6.69%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (5.35%) Public Cloud
6 13 (4.35%) Marketing Technology
7 12 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (3.68%) User Experience
8 11 (3.68%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.01%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.01%) PMI
10 5 (1.67%) Clustering
10 5 (1.67%) NHS
11 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.34%) Reinsurance
12 3 (1.00%) BYOD
12 3 (1.00%) Cloud Native
12 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.07%) Windows
2 39 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 26 (8.70%) Linux
4 9 (3.01%) Unix
5 8 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.68%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.34%) CentOS
6 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (1.00%) Android
7 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (34.45%) Information Security
2 84 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (24.41%) Cybersecurity
4 58 (19.40%) Data Protection
5 54 (18.06%) SIEM
6 50 (16.72%) Identity Access Management
7 40 (13.38%) Data Modelling
8 39 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
9 37 (12.37%) Risk Management
10 34 (11.37%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (11.04%) Data Analysis
12 30 (10.03%) Web Filtering
13 29 (9.70%) Analytics
14 28 (9.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 26 (8.70%) ETL
15 26 (8.70%) Project Management
16 25 (8.36%) Computer Science
16 25 (8.36%) Forensic Analysis
17 24 (8.03%) Malware Analysis
18 21 (7.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.04%) SQL
2 21 (7.02%) Python
3 20 (6.69%) Java
4 11 (3.68%) Apex Code
5 10 (3.34%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.34%) R
6 8 (2.68%) C
7 4 (1.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.00%) C#
8 3 (1.00%) PHP
9 2 (0.67%) Go
9 2 (0.67%) Ruby
10 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (23.41%) CISM
2 60 (20.07%) CISSP
3 51 (17.06%) Degree
4 27 (9.03%) CISA
5 25 (8.36%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (6.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 15 (5.02%) CCSP
8 8 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.68%) CRISC
8 8 (2.68%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.01%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.67%) ISEB
11 4 (1.34%) CCNA
11 4 (1.34%) MCSA
11 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.34%) OSCP
11 4 (1.34%) PMP
11 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.00%) CISMP
13 2 (0.67%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (31.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (21.74%) NIST
3 26 (8.70%) PCI DSS
4 25 (8.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (2.68%) IFRS
5 8 (2.68%) SLA
6 6 (2.01%) COBIT
7 5 (1.67%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.67%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.67%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.67%) QA
10 1 (0.33%) GxP
10 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.33%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 46 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.01%) Docker
3 8 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.33%) Xen
4 1 (0.33%) XenApp
4 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (9.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (4.35%) Ansible
3 7 (2.34%) Terraform
4 6 (2.01%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.34%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.34%) WSUS
6 3 (1.00%) CASB
6 3 (1.00%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.67%) Consul
7 2 (0.67%) linkerd
7 2 (0.67%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.67%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.33%) Grafana
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.33%) SCCM
8 1 (0.33%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (0.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 42 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.04%) VMware
3 16 (5.35%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.68%) Cisco
4 14 (4.68%) Pardot
5 11 (3.68%) Google
6 7 (2.34%) Oracle
7 6 (2.01%) Citrix
7 6 (2.01%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.01%) Splunk
7 6 (2.01%) Tealium
8 4 (1.34%) Meraki
9 3 (1.00%) Apple
9 3 (1.00%) SAP
9 3 (1.00%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (0.67%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.67%) F5
10 2 (0.67%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.67%) Informatica
10 2 (0.67%) Palo Alto