GDPR Jobs in the North West

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > North West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 149 242 92
Rank change year-on-year +93 -150 +57
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 108 63 332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.51% 0.76% 3.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.72% 3.14% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 56 53 89
10th Percentile £22,900 £32,500 £29,163
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.56% -10.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,029 £68,283
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -4.35%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West

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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 849 2,007 1,448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 11.86% 24.34% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 612 540 795
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,000 £40,188 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,350 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,919 £75,250 £70,918
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for GDPR in the North West

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Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the North West over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the North West

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Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Manchester +74 51 £53,000 +17.78% 24
Cheshire +31 20 £31,000 -42.45% 18
Merseyside +15 19 £34,000 -22.29% 8
Lancashire +23 11 £40,000 +9.79% 7
Cumbria - 6 - -
GDPR
England

GDPR
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Exchange
3 4 (3.70%) Captiva
3 4 (3.70%) FileNet
3 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.78%) CMS
4 3 (2.78%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.85%) SAS
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.78%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.93%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.93%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.93%) NEC Housing
2 1 (0.93%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 29 (26.85%) GCP
2 20 (18.52%) Azure
3 14 (12.96%) AWS
4 13 (12.04%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (4.63%) Entra ID
5 5 (4.63%) OneDrive
6 4 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (3.70%) GitHub
7 3 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (2.78%) Commercetools
7 3 (2.78%) Power Platform
7 3 (2.78%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (1.85%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.93%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.93%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (9.26%) LAN
2 10 (9.26%) WAN
3 5 (4.63%) VoIP
4 4 (3.70%) Firewall
5 3 (2.78%) Intranet
5 3 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) Skype
6 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) BigQuery
2 22 (20.37%) Looker
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 32 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (16.67%) Legal
4 14 (12.96%) Finance
5 13 (12.04%) Games
6 8 (7.41%) Law
6 8 (7.41%) Retail
7 6 (5.56%) Marketing
8 4 (3.70%) Banking
9 2 (1.85%) Back Office
9 2 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.93%) Advertising
10 1 (0.93%) Electronics
10 1 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.93%) Local Government
10 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.93%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 20 (18.52%) Data Engineer
1 20 (18.52%) Platform Engineer
1 20 (18.52%) Principal Data Engineer
1 20 (18.52%) Principal Engineer
2 16 (14.81%) Senior
3 12 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 11 (10.19%) Security Manager
5 10 (9.26%) Senior Business Manager
5 10 (9.26%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Architect
7 5 (4.63%) Data Architect
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Technical Support
7 5 (4.63%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.63%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) HTML
2 3 (2.78%) CSS
2 3 (2.78%) HTML5
2 3 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (5.56%) e-Learning
5 5 (4.63%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.63%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.70%) DataPower
6 4 (3.70%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.78%) Animation
7 3 (2.78%) Cyber Threat
7 3 (2.78%) NHS
7 3 (2.78%) Smart Energy
7 3 (2.78%) SWIFT Messaging Network
8 2 (1.85%) Onboarding
8 2 (1.85%) Product Ownership
9 1 (0.93%) Educational Technology
9 1 (0.93%) IoT
9 1 (0.93%) Life Science
9 1 (0.93%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.22%) Windows
2 14 (12.96%) Unix
3 9 (8.33%) Linux
4 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.78%) Kali Linux
5 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (28.70%) DevOps
3 29 (26.85%) Data Protection
4 27 (25.00%) Agile
5 26 (24.07%) Change Management
6 25 (23.15%) Mentoring
6 25 (23.15%) Platform Engineering
7 24 (22.22%) Data Engineering
8 20 (18.52%) Data Pipeline
8 20 (18.52%) DataOps
9 19 (17.59%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (16.67%) Data Science
11 17 (15.74%) CRM
11 17 (15.74%) Information Security
12 15 (13.89%) Customer Service
12 15 (13.89%) Data Management
13 14 (12.96%) Decision-Making
13 14 (12.96%) Security Operations
13 14 (12.96%) SIEM
14 13 (12.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) SQL
2 5 (4.63%) Java
3 4 (3.70%) C#
4 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.78%) Python
5 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) Degree
2 11 (10.19%) CISM
2 11 (10.19%) CISSP
3 10 (9.26%) SSCP
4 6 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.85%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CISA
6 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (0.93%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.41%) NIST
3 7 (6.48%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.63%) Accessibility
5 4 (3.70%) Data Quality
6 3 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (2.78%) PSD2
6 3 (2.78%) WCAG
7 2 (1.85%) GRC
7 2 (1.85%) NCSC
8 1 (0.93%) COBIT
8 1 (0.93%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.93%) QA
8 1 (0.93%) SOC 2
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.78%) Terminal Services
1 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (2.78%) SELinux
2 1 (0.93%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (22.22%) Google
2 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle
4 4 (3.70%) IBM
4 4 (3.70%) Kofax
4 4 (3.70%) Pega
4 4 (3.70%) SAP
4 4 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.78%) Adobe
5 3 (2.78%) Cisco
5 3 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Salesforce
5 3 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (0.93%) Aareon
6 1 (0.93%) Atmel
6 1 (0.93%) Capita
6 1 (0.93%) Civica
6 1 (0.93%) NEC