Period
to

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 9 August 2022 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
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 158 165 157
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +56
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 99 66 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.70% 1.38% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.59% 12.92% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 16
10th Percentile £39,000 £32,500 -
25th Percentile £45,750 £37,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,000 £52,503 £54,006
Median % change year-on-year +16.18% -2.78% -19.39%
75th Percentile £78,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £67,525 £66,875
North West median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £53,012
% change year-on-year +33.33% -15.11% -11.65%

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 1,032 511 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.74% 10.72% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 626 339 324
10th Percentile £34,471 £29,400 £30,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,640 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.82% -5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £60,625 £58,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Manchester over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

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 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport +3 5 £49,500 -18.18%
Altrincham - 3 - -
Bolton - 3 - -
Oldham - 3 - -
Rochdale - 3 - -
Sale - 3 - - 1
Salford - 3 £30,079 -
Bury - 2 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 - -
GDPR
North West

For the 6 months to 9 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 44 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (37.37%) Information Security
3 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.29%) Organisational Skills
4 29 (29.29%) Data Protection
4 29 (29.29%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (28.28%) Data Entry
5 28 (28.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (27.27%) Coaching
6 27 (27.27%) NHS
6 27 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (26.26%) People Management
7 26 (26.26%) Security Architecture
8 22 (22.22%) PCI DSS
8 22 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
9 21 (21.21%) Agile
10 20 (20.20%) QA
10 20 (20.20%) GRC
11 19 (19.19%) Marketing
12 18 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
13 17 (17.17%) Legal
13 17 (17.17%) Azure
14 16 (16.16%) Social Skills
14 16 (16.16%) Incident Response
14 16 (16.16%) Security Operations
14 16 (16.16%) Manufacturing
14 16 (16.16%) SLA
14 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
15 15 (15.15%) Azure Sentinel
15 15 (15.15%) SIEM

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 2 (2.02%) Confluence
1 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) SessionCam
1 7 (7.07%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
2 17 (17.17%) Azure
3 15 (15.15%) Azure Sentinel
4 7 (7.07%) Google Ads
4 7 (7.07%) Google Analytics
4 7 (7.07%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.01%) AWS
5 1 (1.01%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (1.01%) Google Play
5 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Network Security
2 1 (1.01%) Firewall
2 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.01%) LAN
2 1 (1.01%) MPLS
2 1 (1.01%) SD-WAN
2 1 (1.01%) VPN
2 1 (1.01%) WAN
2 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) Tableau
2 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.01%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.01%) git-flow
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
1 1 (1.01%) JUnit
1 1 (1.01%) Mockito
1 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (29.29%) Organisational Skills
2 19 (19.19%) Marketing
3 17 (17.17%) Legal
4 16 (16.16%) Manufacturing
4 16 (16.16%) Social Skills
5 12 (12.12%) Finance
5 12 (12.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 11 (11.11%) Public Sector
7 9 (9.09%) Retail
8 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (7.07%) Banking
8 7 (7.07%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (4.04%) Digital Economy
9 4 (4.04%) Games
10 2 (2.02%) Law
11 1 (1.01%) Billing
11 1 (1.01%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (1.01%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (1.01%) Social Housing
11 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Team Leader
2 22 (22.22%) Information Manager
3 18 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 17 (17.17%) Information Security Manager
5 10 (10.10%) Administrator
5 10 (10.10%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 10 (10.10%) Data Administrator
5 10 (10.10%) Security Specialist
6 5 (5.05%) Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Governance Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Information Governance Manager
6 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS Specialist
7 4 (4.04%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.02%) IT Engineer
8 2 (2.02%) IT Support
8 2 (2.02%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (2.02%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.01%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.01%) Information Assurance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) CSS
1 7 (7.07%) HTML
2 1 (1.01%) EDI
2 1 (1.01%) Gson
2 1 (1.01%) Retrofit
2 1 (1.01%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.27%) NHS
2 14 (14.14%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.06%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.01%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Android
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (37.37%) Information Security
3 29 (29.29%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (29.29%) Data Protection
4 28 (28.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 28 (28.28%) Data Entry
5 27 (27.27%) Coaching
6 26 (26.26%) People Management
6 26 (26.26%) Security Architecture
7 22 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
8 21 (21.21%) Agile
9 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
9 16 (16.16%) Incident Response
9 16 (16.16%) Security Operations
10 15 (15.15%) DevOps
10 15 (15.15%) SIEM
11 14 (14.14%) Decision-Making
12 13 (13.13%) Service Delivery
13 12 (12.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.01%) C++
3 1 (1.01%) Java
3 1 (1.01%) Kotlin
3 1 (1.01%) Python
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.10%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (5.05%) PCI QSA
4 3 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (2.02%) CISM
5 2 (2.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (1.01%) CCNA
6 1 (1.01%) CCNP
6 1 (1.01%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (1.01%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.01%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 20 (20.20%) GRC
3 20 (20.20%) QA
4 16 (16.16%) SLA
5 1 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.01%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.01%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.01%) ISO 31000
5 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.01%) NCSC
5 1 (1.01%) NIST
5 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) Hitachi
3 8 (8.08%) Google
4 7 (7.07%) Adobe
4 7 (7.07%) AppDynamics
4 7 (7.07%) DoubleClick
4 7 (7.07%) Facebook
4 7 (7.07%) Hotjar
4 7 (7.07%) Tealeaf
4 7 (7.07%) Tealium
5 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.01%) OpenText