Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 553 -
Rank change year-on-year +183 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 175 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.11% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.46% 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 149 21 0
South East median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,000 -
% change year-on-year -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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3920 4248 5367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.48% 12.44% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3407 4375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the South East

GDPR
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for GDPR in the South East

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in the South East over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the South East

GDPR
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Thames Valley +54 54 £57,500 -12.88% 12
Surrey +48 45 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Berkshire +67 41 £65,000 -18.75% 6
Hampshire - 31 £50,000 - 6
Kent - 25 £38,750 -
West Sussex +15 11 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Buckinghamshire - 9 £55,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -16 4 £41,250 -21.43% 2
Middlesex - 3 £75,000 -
East Sussex -13 1 £50,000 +28.21%
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing GDPR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 85 (48.57%) Information Security
2 74 (42.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 65 (37.14%) Data Protection
4 57 (32.57%) Cybersecurity
5 50 (28.57%) Finance
6 48 (27.43%) PCI DSS
7 45 (25.71%) Risk Management
8 42 (24.00%) Management Information System
9 40 (22.86%) CISSP
10 36 (20.57%) Data Security
11 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 24 (13.71%) Project Management
13 23 (13.14%) Legal
14 21 (12.00%) SQL
14 21 (12.00%) Security Cleared
15 20 (11.43%) SIEM
15 20 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
16 19 (10.86%) ITIL
16 19 (10.86%) CISM
17 18 (10.29%) Degree
17 18 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
18 17 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (9.71%) Firewall
18 17 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Office
19 16 (9.14%) CISA
20 14 (8.00%) Information Management
20 14 (8.00%) Banking
20 14 (8.00%) COBIT
20 14 (8.00%) Analytics

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (1.14%) IIS
1 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) Drupal
2 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) FastStats
1 3 (1.71%) Maximo
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.14%) Primavera
2 2 (1.14%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.29%) SaaS
4 3 (1.71%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.57%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) Firewall
2 10 (5.71%) Network Security
3 6 (3.43%) Wireless
4 3 (1.71%) DMZ
4 3 (1.71%) Internet
4 3 (1.71%) VPN
5 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.57%) Intranet
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) SSL
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.29%) DB2
4 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.71%) Power BI
4 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.57%) MySQL
6 1 (0.57%) OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) OLTP
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
1 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (28.57%) Finance
2 23 (13.14%) Legal
3 14 (8.00%) Banking
4 11 (6.29%) Marketing
4 11 (6.29%) Retail
5 10 (5.71%) Advertising
6 6 (3.43%) Law
7 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.14%) Automotive
8 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.14%) Games
8 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (33.14%) Analyst
2 39 (22.29%) Security Analyst
3 29 (16.57%) IT Analyst
3 29 (16.57%) IT Security Analyst
4 16 (9.14%) Architect
5 15 (8.57%) IT Manager
6 14 (8.00%) Consultant
7 13 (7.43%) Security Manager
8 12 (6.86%) Security Consultant
9 9 (5.14%) Information Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) Security Architect
10 8 (4.57%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Security Officer
11 7 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 7 (4.00%) Information Manager
11 7 (4.00%) Information Officer
11 7 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
12 6 (3.43%) Information Security Manager
12 6 (3.43%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.43%) CGI
2 5 (2.86%) HTML
3 3 (1.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) .NET
4 1 (0.57%) HTML5
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 20 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.43%) Smart Meter
4 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.43%) PKI
6 5 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.71%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.14%) Fintech
8 2 (1.14%) FMCG
8 2 (1.14%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.14%) Social Media
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.43%) Windows
2 6 (3.43%) Linux
3 3 (1.71%) Unix
4 2 (1.14%) Kali Linux
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (48.57%) Information Security
2 65 (37.14%) Data Protection
3 57 (32.57%) Cybersecurity
4 45 (25.71%) Risk Management
5 36 (20.57%) Data Security
6 24 (13.71%) Project Management
7 20 (11.43%) SIEM
8 19 (10.86%) ITIL
9 18 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.00%) Analytics
11 14 (8.00%) Information Management
11 14 (8.00%) Threat Modelling
12 13 (7.43%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (7.43%) Security Management
12 13 (7.43%) Statistical Analysis
13 12 (6.86%) Information Security Management
14 11 (6.29%) Change Management
14 11 (6.29%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.00%) SQL
2 6 (3.43%) C
3 4 (2.29%) C++
3 4 (2.29%) Perl
3 4 (2.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.71%) COBOL
4 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (0.57%) C#
6 1 (0.57%) Java
6 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.57%) Ruby
6 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (22.86%) CISSP
2 21 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.86%) CISM
4 18 (10.29%) Degree
5 16 (9.14%) CISA
6 6 (3.43%) QiCA
6 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.86%) CEH
7 5 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.86%) PCI QSA
7 5 (2.86%) SSCP
8 4 (2.29%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.71%) CCNP
9 3 (1.71%) CCSP
9 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.14%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.14%) CRISC
10 2 (1.14%) IISP
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (42.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (27.43%) PCI DSS
3 14 (8.00%) COBIT
4 13 (7.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (4.57%) PMO
6 5 (2.86%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.71%) RMADS
8 2 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.57%) IASME
9 1 (0.57%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.57%) PSD2
9 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Nessus
2 1 (0.57%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (0.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.57%) Oracle
3 7 (4.00%) Google
4 6 (3.43%) ArcSight
4 6 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.86%) IBM
6 4 (2.29%) Aquila
6 4 (2.29%) JDA
7 3 (1.71%) Infor
7 3 (1.71%) SAP
8 2 (1.14%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.57%) Black Duck
9 1 (0.57%) BMC
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco
9 1 (0.57%) Pardot
9 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.57%) Splunk
9 1 (0.57%) Talend
9 1 (0.57%) Tufin