Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 237 283
Rank change year-on-year +97 +46 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 169 67 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.30% 0.84% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.17% 6.86% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 155 50 5
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,450 £46,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,700 £48,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 984 976 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.42% 12.17% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 823 731 724
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,100 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,600
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +5.26%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 - 19 £60,000 -
Bury - 5 - - 2
Cheadle - 2 £40,000 -
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
GDPR
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 123 (72.78%) Information Security
2 121 (71.60%) Finance
3 120 (71.01%) Data Protection
4 118 (69.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 108 (63.91%) CISSP
6 107 (63.31%) Business Continuity
7 106 (62.72%) Legal
8 104 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 102 (60.36%) Network Security
10 101 (59.76%) Management Information System
10 101 (59.76%) CREST Certified
10 101 (59.76%) Due Diligence
11 99 (58.58%) Vulnerability Management
12 98 (57.99%) PCI DSS
13 97 (57.40%) Risk Analysis
14 93 (55.03%) SQL
15 92 (54.44%) Web Development
16 88 (52.07%) Mentoring
17 87 (51.48%) Windows
18 85 (50.30%) Linux
18 85 (50.30%) Microsoft
19 83 (49.11%) VMware
19 83 (49.11%) SANS
20 82 (48.52%) Penetration Testing
20 82 (48.52%) Cisco
21 81 (47.93%) SIEM
22 80 (47.34%) Wi-Fi
23 79 (46.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
24 78 (46.15%) Threat Analysis
24 78 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.96%) Apache
2 5 (2.96%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.59%) CMS
4 1 (0.59%) Confluence
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 78 (46.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.96%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) Algolia
3 1 (0.59%) Firebase
3 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 102 (60.36%) Network Security
2 80 (47.34%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (3.55%) HTTP
4 4 (2.37%) Firewall
4 4 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.78%) LAN
5 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.78%) WAN
6 2 (1.18%) Skype
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.59%) DHCP
7 1 (0.59%) DNS
7 1 (0.59%) SAN
7 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.59%) VoIP
7 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.73%) MySQL
2 5 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.78%) Big Data
4 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.59%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.59%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 121 (71.60%) Finance
2 106 (62.72%) Legal
3 7 (4.14%) Advertising
3 7 (4.14%) Retail
4 6 (3.55%) Marketing
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Law
7 3 (1.78%) Games
8 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (53.25%) Analyst
2 88 (52.07%) Security Analyst
3 83 (49.11%) IT Analyst
3 83 (49.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 82 (48.52%) Senior Analyst
4 82 (48.52%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 82 (48.52%) Senior Security Analyst
5 22 (13.02%) Information Manager
5 22 (13.02%) Information Security Manager
5 22 (13.02%) Security Manager
6 15 (8.88%) Developer
7 6 (3.55%) Information Officer
7 6 (3.55%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (3.55%) Junior
7 6 (3.55%) Security Officer
7 6 (3.55%) Senior Developer
8 5 (2.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (2.96%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (2.96%) Junior Developer
8 5 (2.96%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.06%) CSS
1 17 (10.06%) HTML
2 13 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 13 (7.69%) React
2 13 (7.69%) Spring
3 12 (7.10%) Ajax
3 12 (7.10%) HTML5
4 7 (4.14%) .NET
4 7 (4.14%) jQuery
4 7 (4.14%) JSON
5 6 (3.55%) CSS3
5 6 (3.55%) Hibernate
5 6 (3.55%) Node.js
5 6 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.96%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (2.96%) Kafka
7 4 (2.37%) Vue.js
8 3 (1.78%) LAMP
9 2 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 101 (59.76%) Management Information System
2 79 (46.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 19 (11.24%) CESG
4 15 (8.88%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.73%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.14%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.96%) VLE
8 3 (1.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.18%) Fintech
9 2 (1.18%) NHS
9 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.18%) Social Media
10 1 (0.59%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (51.48%) Windows
2 85 (50.30%) Linux
3 3 (1.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (72.78%) Information Security
2 120 (71.01%) Data Protection
3 107 (63.31%) Business Continuity
4 104 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 101 (59.76%) Due Diligence
6 99 (58.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 97 (57.40%) Risk Analysis
8 92 (54.44%) Web Development
9 88 (52.07%) Mentoring
10 82 (48.52%) Penetration Testing
11 81 (47.93%) SIEM
12 78 (46.15%) Threat Analysis
13 77 (45.56%) Scenario Testing
14 47 (27.81%) IT Strategy
15 25 (14.79%) Risk Management
16 23 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (13.02%) ITIL
18 21 (12.43%) Incident Management
18 21 (12.43%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (55.03%) SQL
2 19 (11.24%) JavaScript
3 17 (10.06%) Java
4 11 (6.51%) PHP
5 6 (3.55%) C
6 5 (2.96%) Java 8
7 4 (2.37%) C++
8 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.78%) Perl
8 3 (1.78%) Python
8 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 108 (63.91%) CISSP
2 101 (59.76%) CREST Certified
3 83 (49.11%) SANS
4 27 (15.98%) CISA
5 12 (7.10%) Degree
6 8 (4.73%) CISM
7 6 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.96%) CEH
9 3 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.18%) GIAC
10 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.59%) GSLC
11 1 (0.59%) ISEB
11 1 (0.59%) MCP
11 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.59%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.59%) PMP
11 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (69.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 98 (57.99%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.78%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.18%) COBIT
4 2 (1.18%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.18%) PMO
5 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.10%) Docker
3 4 (2.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) Kibana
2 3 (1.78%) Ansible
2 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.78%) Puppet
3 2 (1.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.59%) Icinga
Vendors
1 85 (50.30%) Microsoft
2 83 (49.11%) VMware
3 82 (48.52%) Cisco
4 4 (2.37%) Citrix
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle
6 2 (1.18%) Cognos
7 1 (0.59%) Avaya
7 1 (0.59%) Dell
7 1 (0.59%) EMC
7 1 (0.59%) FatWire
7 1 (0.59%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.59%) hybris
7 1 (0.59%) Meraki
7 1 (0.59%) NetApp
7 1 (0.59%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.59%) Sun