Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.39% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 - -
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% -3.23% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 40 50 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 9.55% 11.01% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 59
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,900 £27,500 £25,800
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £58,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Northern Ireland

GDPR
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for GDPR in Northern Ireland

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Northern Ireland

GDPR
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
County Antrim - 9 £45,000 - 1
GDPR
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) Online Security
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) OSCP
3 2 (20.00%) OWASP
3 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) ISMS
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Blockchain
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Services
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Cyberattack
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (10.00%) CESG
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISMS
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Online Security
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) OSCP
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) GPG13
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com