Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 251 276
Rank change year-on-year +80 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 115 55 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.57% 0.68% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.45% 5.42% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 37 5
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,300 £46,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £79,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

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 1,004 1,015 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.70% 12.57% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 833 749 731
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,800 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% -

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 - 12 £60,000 -
Bury - 5 - -
Cheadle - 3 £40,000 -
Stockport +15 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
GDPR
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 80 (69.57%) Data Protection
2 76 (66.09%) Finance
2 76 (66.09%) Information Security
3 74 (64.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 67 (58.26%) Business Continuity
5 65 (56.52%) Legal
5 65 (56.52%) CISSP
6 64 (55.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 62 (53.91%) Network Security
8 59 (51.30%) Due Diligence
9 58 (50.43%) PCI DSS
9 58 (50.43%) SQL
10 57 (49.57%) Management Information System
10 57 (49.57%) Vulnerability Management
10 57 (49.57%) CREST Certified
11 54 (46.96%) Risk Analysis
12 53 (46.09%) Windows
13 52 (45.22%) Microsoft
14 51 (44.35%) Linux
15 50 (43.48%) Web Development
16 49 (42.61%) Penetration Testing
16 49 (42.61%) Cisco
16 49 (42.61%) VMware
16 49 (42.61%) Mentoring
17 45 (39.13%) Wi-Fi
17 45 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 45 (39.13%) SIEM
17 45 (39.13%) SANS
18 43 (37.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
18 43 (37.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.74%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (37.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) IaaS
2 3 (2.61%) PaaS
2 3 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Office 365
4 1 (0.87%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (53.91%) Network Security
2 45 (39.13%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (4.35%) Firewall
4 4 (3.48%) DNS
4 4 (3.48%) SAN
5 3 (2.61%) HTTP
5 3 (2.61%) Internet
5 3 (2.61%) LAN
5 3 (2.61%) SMTP
5 3 (2.61%) SSL
5 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.61%) WAN
6 2 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.74%) Skype
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.87%) DHCP
7 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.87%) VoIP
7 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) MySQL
2 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.61%) Big Data
3 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 76 (66.09%) Finance
2 65 (56.52%) Legal
3 8 (6.96%) Retail
4 6 (5.22%) Marketing
5 4 (3.48%) Banking
6 3 (2.61%) Games
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) Law
8 1 (0.87%) Advertising
8 1 (0.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (41.74%) Analyst
2 47 (40.87%) Security Analyst
3 45 (39.13%) IT Analyst
3 45 (39.13%) IT Security Analyst
3 45 (39.13%) Senior Analyst
3 45 (39.13%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 45 (39.13%) Senior Security Analyst
4 18 (15.65%) Security Manager
5 17 (14.78%) Information Manager
5 17 (14.78%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (8.70%) Developer
7 6 (5.22%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Junior
8 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (4.35%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Security Officer
8 5 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) CSS
1 9 (7.83%) HTML
2 7 (6.09%) .NET
3 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.35%) HTML5 Canvas
4 4 (3.48%) Ajax
4 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.48%) CSS3
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
4 4 (3.48%) jQuery
4 4 (3.48%) React
4 4 (3.48%) Spring
4 4 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.61%) LAMP
6 2 (1.74%) Angular 2
6 2 (1.74%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.74%) Express
6 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.74%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.87%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 57 (49.57%) Management Information System
2 43 (37.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 12 (10.43%) CESG
4 11 (9.57%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.96%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.35%) VLE
9 4 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.74%) Fintech
11 2 (1.74%) Social Media
12 1 (0.87%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.09%) Windows
2 51 (44.35%) Linux
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.61%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (69.57%) Data Protection
2 76 (66.09%) Information Security
3 67 (58.26%) Business Continuity
4 64 (55.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 59 (51.30%) Due Diligence
6 57 (49.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 54 (46.96%) Risk Analysis
8 50 (43.48%) Web Development
9 49 (42.61%) Mentoring
9 49 (42.61%) Penetration Testing
10 45 (39.13%) SIEM
11 42 (36.52%) Scenario Testing
11 42 (36.52%) Threat Analysis
12 26 (22.61%) IT Strategy
13 18 (15.65%) Risk Management
14 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (14.78%) ITIL
15 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (13.04%) Security Management
17 14 (12.17%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.43%) SQL
2 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.96%) Java
4 6 (5.22%) C
5 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.61%) Perl
5 3 (2.61%) PHP
5 3 (2.61%) Python
5 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.74%) C++
6 2 (1.74%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 65 (56.52%) CISSP
2 57 (49.57%) CREST Certified
3 45 (39.13%) SANS
4 20 (17.39%) CISA
5 13 (11.30%) Degree
6 8 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (5.22%) CISM
8 3 (2.61%) CEH
9 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.87%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.87%) GIAC
10 1 (0.87%) GSLC
10 1 (0.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.87%) MCP
10 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.87%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.87%) PMP
10 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (64.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (50.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.48%) ISO 22301
4 3 (2.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.61%) SLA
5 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.87%) COBIT
6 1 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.48%) Docker
4 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Ansible
1 3 (2.61%) Kibana
1 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Microsoft
2 49 (42.61%) Cisco
2 49 (42.61%) VMware
3 4 (3.48%) Citrix
3 4 (3.48%) Meraki
4 3 (2.61%) Cognos
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Avaya
5 1 (0.87%) Dell
5 1 (0.87%) EMC
5 1 (0.87%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.87%) NetApp
5 1 (0.87%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.87%) Sun