Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > North East
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 94 93
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 13 5 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.16% 0.41% 1.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.16% 3.16% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 18
10th Percentile £35,750 £23,800 £30,800
25th Percentile £42,500 £29,500 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £33,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +36.36% -42.61% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £38,250 £69,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £57,300 £76,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% -11.67%

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 the North East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 128 158 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.39% 13.11% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 96 134 117
10th Percentile £26,875 £24,788 £22,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
75th Percentile £54,063 £48,750 £52,095
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,310 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the North East.

Salary trend for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the North East over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the North East region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +15 8 £45,000 +36.36% 4
Durham +14 5 - - 5
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) Social Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) Dell KACE
5 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
5 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
5 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (23.08%) Internal Audit
5 3 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) ISMS
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) arcserve
5 3 (23.08%) Sophos
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Google Workspace
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
1 2 (15.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (46.15%) Social Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Law
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
1 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) Internal Audit
2 3 (23.08%) ISMS
2 3 (23.08%) Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (15.38%) NIST
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) arcserve
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 3 (23.08%) Dell KACE
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Sophos
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) SAP