Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.67% 0.22% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.43% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -1.64% -

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 35 42 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.50% 9.23% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 57
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,875 £24,000 £25,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £45,125 £56,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 October 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 October 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 +13 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
GDPR
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (72.73%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (72.73%) SaaS
2 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) Service Management
2 8 (72.73%) Online Security
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 8 (72.73%) Email Filtering
2 8 (72.73%) Web Filtering
2 8 (72.73%) Security Operations
2 8 (72.73%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (72.73%) Cyberattack
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 7 (63.64%) Intranet
3 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security Management
3 7 (63.64%) Security Management
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) OSCP
6 2 (18.18%) OWASP
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) PKI
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

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 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
1 7 (63.64%) Intranet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Blockchain
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) IT Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) IT Security Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT Services
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Security
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Cyberattack
1 8 (72.73%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (72.73%) Email Filtering
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (72.73%) Online Security
2 8 (72.73%) Security Operations
2 8 (72.73%) Service Management
2 8 (72.73%) Web Filtering
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security Management
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 7 (63.64%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
5 2 (18.18%) ISMS
5 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CREST Certified
1 2 (18.18%) OSCP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) GPG13
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com