Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 319 -
Rank change year-on-year +106 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 131 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.26% 0.20% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.95% 1.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 89 19 0
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,317 1,083 1,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.69% 10.57% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 987 840 1,046
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.50%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +11.11%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the South West

GDPR
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for GDPR in the South West

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in the South West over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the South West

GDPR
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Bristol +65 71 £47,500 +5.56% 11
Gloucestershire +41 28 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Somerset - 12 £30,000 - 3
Wiltshire -16 7 £53,750 -2.27% 5
Devon - 7 £37,500 - 4
Dorset -27 5 £47,500 -32.14% 15
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 South West region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 73 (55.73%) Data Protection
2 39 (29.77%) Finance
3 37 (28.24%) ITIL
3 37 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (23.66%) Information Security
5 27 (20.61%) Data Centre
6 22 (16.79%) CISSP
6 22 (16.79%) SIEM
7 21 (16.03%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (13.74%) Project Management
9 16 (12.21%) Windows
10 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
10 15 (11.45%) Statistics
10 15 (11.45%) PCI DSS
11 14 (10.69%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
11 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
11 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (10.69%) Office 365
12 13 (9.92%) Cyber Essentials
12 13 (9.92%) Degree
12 13 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (9.16%) Retail
13 12 (9.16%) Project Planning
13 12 (9.16%) SC Cleared
13 12 (9.16%) Security Cleared
13 12 (9.16%) Manufacturing
13 12 (9.16%) SQL
14 11 (8.40%) ISO 9001

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (1.53%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) Drupal
2 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.69%) Office 365
2 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.05%) IaaS
6 2 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.76%) PaaS
7 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.63%) Firewall
2 7 (5.34%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (3.05%) SMS
4 3 (2.29%) LAN
4 3 (2.29%) Network Security
4 3 (2.29%) PBX
4 3 (2.29%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.29%) WAN
4 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) MySQL
3 5 (3.82%) Big Data
3 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.05%) MS Access
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.29%) OLAP
5 3 (2.29%) OLTP
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.53%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 39 (29.77%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Manufacturing
2 12 (9.16%) Retail
3 7 (5.34%) Legal
4 6 (4.58%) Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.29%) Law
6 2 (1.53%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.56%) Analyst
2 20 (15.27%) Consultant
3 17 (12.98%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.16%) Senior Manager
5 11 (8.40%) Security Consultant
5 11 (8.40%) Service Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Architect
6 10 (7.63%) Business Sales Executive
6 10 (7.63%) Deployment Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Deployment Project Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Information Security Consultant
6 10 (7.63%) New Business Sales Executive
6 10 (7.63%) Sales Executive
6 10 (7.63%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (6.87%) Security Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Security Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Support Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Data Scientist
9 6 (4.58%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) XML
2 4 (3.05%) Ajax
2 4 (3.05%) Flash
2 4 (3.05%) jQuery
2 4 (3.05%) JSON
3 2 (1.53%) .NET
3 2 (1.53%) RESTful
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) CSS
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) ModSecurity
4 1 (0.76%) REST
4 1 (0.76%) SOAP
4 1 (0.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.61%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.69%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.34%) PKI
5 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.05%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.29%) Replication
8 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.53%) NHS
8 2 (1.53%) Smart City
9 1 (0.76%) CESG
9 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 10 (7.63%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (55.73%) Data Protection
2 37 (28.24%) ITIL
3 31 (23.66%) Information Security
4 22 (16.79%) SIEM
5 21 (16.03%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (13.74%) Project Management
7 15 (11.45%) Statistics
8 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
8 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.16%) Project Planning
11 11 (8.40%) SDLC
11 11 (8.40%) Service Delivery
12 10 (7.63%) Contract Management
12 10 (7.63%) Critical Success Factor
12 10 (7.63%) Data Privacy
12 10 (7.63%) Escalation Management
12 10 (7.63%) Knowledge Management
12 10 (7.63%) Matrix Organization
12 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.16%) SQL
2 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.82%) PHP
3 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.29%) VB
5 2 (1.53%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (16.79%) CISSP
2 13 (9.92%) Degree
3 12 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.16%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.40%) CISM
5 10 (7.63%) APMP
6 7 (5.34%) CEH
6 7 (5.34%) SANS
6 7 (5.34%) SSCP
7 6 (4.58%) CISA
7 6 (4.58%) CISMP
7 6 (4.58%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (4.58%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 5 (3.82%) DBS Check
9 4 (3.05%) CCNA
9 4 (3.05%) CCNP
9 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.05%) ISEB
9 4 (3.05%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (11.45%) PCI DSS
3 13 (9.92%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (8.40%) ISO 9001
5 10 (7.63%) SLA
6 5 (3.82%) COBIT
6 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (3.05%) GPG13
8 3 (2.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (2.29%) ISO 22301
8 3 (2.29%) QA
9 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.05%) Cadence
2 4 (3.05%) Capita
2 4 (3.05%) Cisco
2 4 (3.05%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (2.29%) BroadSoft
3 3 (2.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.29%) Fortinet
3 3 (2.29%) Google
3 3 (2.29%) Juniper
3 3 (2.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (0.76%) Apple
4 1 (0.76%) Dell
4 1 (0.76%) HP
4 1 (0.76%) NetApp
4 1 (0.76%) Splunk
4 1 (0.76%) Sun
4 1 (0.76%) Tableau
4 1 (0.76%) Veritas