Period
to 22 January 2019

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

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 236 290
Rank change year-on-year +128 +54 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 204 51 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.00% 0.69% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.48% 5.58% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 184 40 3
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £55,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.28% -7.08% -
North West median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% -14.58% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 996 914 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.66% 12.32% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 825 695 753
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £24,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Altrincham - 23 £60,000 -
Bury - 5 - -
GDPR
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 155 (75.98%) Information Security
2 153 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 152 (74.51%) Data Protection
3 152 (74.51%) Finance
4 139 (68.14%) CISSP
5 138 (67.65%) Business Continuity
6 135 (66.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 132 (64.71%) Management Information System
7 132 (64.71%) Legal
8 131 (64.22%) Network Security
8 131 (64.22%) CREST Certified
9 130 (63.73%) Due Diligence
10 129 (63.24%) Risk Analysis
11 128 (62.75%) Vulnerability Management
12 121 (59.31%) Web Development
13 118 (57.84%) PCI DSS
14 116 (56.86%) Mentoring
15 115 (56.37%) SQL
16 110 (53.92%) Windows
16 110 (53.92%) Linux
16 110 (53.92%) Microsoft
17 109 (53.43%) VMware
17 109 (53.43%) SANS
18 108 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
18 108 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
19 107 (52.45%) Penetration Testing
19 107 (52.45%) SIEM
19 107 (52.45%) Cisco
19 107 (52.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
20 106 (51.96%) Threat Analysis

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (3.92%) Apache
1 8 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.43%) Confluence
3 6 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 106 (51.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.45%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.98%) Algolia
2 2 (0.98%) Firebase
2 2 (0.98%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 131 (64.22%) Network Security
2 108 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (4.41%) HTTP
4 7 (3.43%) Internet
5 5 (2.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.47%) DNS
6 3 (1.47%) Firewall
6 3 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.98%) DHCP
8 1 (0.49%) LAN
8 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.41%) MySQL
2 5 (2.45%) Big Data
3 3 (1.47%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.47%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.98%) Endeca
4 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.49%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.41%) JIRA
2 5 (2.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.98%) JMeter
3 2 (0.98%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 152 (74.51%) Finance
2 132 (64.71%) Legal
3 10 (4.90%) Advertising
4 9 (4.41%) Law
5 6 (2.94%) Retail
6 5 (2.45%) Banking
7 3 (1.47%) Games
8 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 128 (62.75%) Analyst
2 122 (59.80%) Security Analyst
3 114 (55.88%) IT Analyst
3 114 (55.88%) IT Security Analyst
4 108 (52.94%) Senior Analyst
4 108 (52.94%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 108 (52.94%) Senior Security Analyst
5 25 (12.25%) Information Manager
5 25 (12.25%) Information Security Manager
5 25 (12.25%) Security Manager
6 18 (8.82%) Developer
7 11 (5.39%) Information Analyst
7 11 (5.39%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (2.94%) Junior
10 5 (2.45%) Junior Developer
10 5 (2.45%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (2.45%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.45%) Web Developer
11 4 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.78%) CSS
1 22 (10.78%) HTML
2 17 (8.33%) React
2 17 (8.33%) Spring
3 15 (7.35%) AngularJS
4 14 (6.86%) Ajax
4 14 (6.86%) HTML5
5 11 (5.39%) JSON
6 9 (4.41%) Node.js
7 8 (3.92%) Kafka
8 7 (3.43%) .NET
8 7 (3.43%) Hibernate
9 6 (2.94%) jQuery
10 5 (2.45%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.45%) CSS3
10 5 (2.45%) HTML5 Canvas
10 5 (2.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.45%) Vue.js
11 3 (1.47%) J2EE
11 3 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 132 (64.71%) Management Information System
2 107 (52.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 23 (11.27%) CESG
4 13 (6.37%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.43%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.45%) VLE
8 4 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.96%) Fintech
8 4 (1.96%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.98%) NHS
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (53.92%) Linux
1 110 (53.92%) Windows
2 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (75.98%) Information Security
2 152 (74.51%) Data Protection
3 138 (67.65%) Business Continuity
4 135 (66.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 130 (63.73%) Due Diligence
6 129 (63.24%) Risk Analysis
7 128 (62.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 121 (59.31%) Web Development
9 116 (56.86%) Mentoring
10 107 (52.45%) Penetration Testing
10 107 (52.45%) SIEM
11 106 (51.96%) Threat Analysis
12 105 (51.47%) Scenario Testing
13 64 (31.37%) IT Strategy
14 32 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (13.24%) ITIL
15 27 (13.24%) Risk Management
16 26 (12.75%) Information Security Governance
17 25 (12.25%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (11.76%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 115 (56.37%) SQL
2 24 (11.76%) Java
3 23 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.35%) PHP
5 6 (2.94%) Java 8
6 5 (2.45%) C
6 5 (2.45%) C++
6 5 (2.45%) Python
7 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.47%) Perl
7 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 139 (68.14%) CISSP
2 131 (64.22%) CREST Certified
3 109 (53.43%) SANS
4 30 (14.71%) CISA
5 14 (6.86%) Degree
6 9 (4.41%) CISM
7 7 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.96%) CEH
9 3 (1.47%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (1.47%) CRISC
10 2 (0.98%) GIAC
10 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.49%) ISEB
11 1 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 118 (57.84%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.94%) COBIT
4 4 (1.96%) QA
5 2 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.98%) PMO
6 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.84%) Docker
3 4 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.45%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.96%) Kibana
3 3 (1.47%) Ansible
3 3 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.47%) Puppet
4 2 (0.98%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.49%) Icinga
Vendors
1 110 (53.92%) Microsoft
2 109 (53.43%) VMware
3 107 (52.45%) Cisco
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle
5 2 (0.98%) FatWire
5 2 (0.98%) hybris
6 1 (0.49%) Capita
6 1 (0.49%) Citrix
6 1 (0.49%) Google
6 1 (0.49%) Tableau