Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 257 -
Rank change year-on-year +79 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 150 72 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.53% 0.72% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.77% 6.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 0
South West median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.00% - -
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £64,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -6.98% -

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 1,175 1,159 1,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.02% 11.52% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 868 861 961
South West median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,425 £26,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +83 98 £43,500 -13.00% 16
Devon - 20 £37,500 - 1
Dorset +8 11 £57,500 -20.69% 13
Gloucestershire +14 9 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Wiltshire -13 6 £75,000 +100.00% 4
Somerset +25 5 £43,500 - 3
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 103 (68.67%) Data Protection
2 57 (38.00%) Finance
3 44 (29.33%) ITIL
4 42 (28.00%) Information Security
5 41 (27.33%) Data Centre
6 36 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
7 33 (22.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (20.00%) SLA
10 29 (19.33%) CISSP
11 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 27 (18.00%) CISM
11 27 (18.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 27 (18.00%) SIEM
12 26 (17.33%) PCI DSS
13 25 (16.67%) Service Delivery
14 19 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (12.67%) ISMS
14 19 (12.67%) Security Cleared
15 17 (11.33%) Statistics
15 17 (11.33%) Retail
15 17 (11.33%) Business Continuity
16 16 (10.67%) Incident Management
17 15 (10.00%) Performance Management
17 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
17 15 (10.00%) Project Management
17 15 (10.00%) Escalation Management
17 15 (10.00%) Contract Management
17 15 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management

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 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) FastStats
2 2 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) Office 365
2 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) IaaS
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (3.33%) Firewall
3 2 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
4 1 (0.67%) VLAN
4 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) Big Data
2 3 (2.00%) MySQL
2 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA
3 1 (0.67%) Selenium
3 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (38.00%) Finance
2 17 (11.33%) Retail
3 8 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.00%) Legal
4 3 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 22 (14.67%) Business Sales Executive
2 22 (14.67%) New Business Sales Executive
2 22 (14.67%) Sales Executive
3 21 (14.00%) Analyst
4 17 (11.33%) Support Manager
5 16 (10.67%) Consultant
5 16 (10.67%) Security Consultant
5 16 (10.67%) Security Manager
6 15 (10.00%) Service Support Manager
7 14 (9.33%) Information Security Consultant
8 13 (8.67%) Information Manager
8 13 (8.67%) Information Security Manager
9 11 (7.33%) Project Manager
10 10 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 10 (6.67%) Security Analyst
11 9 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (6.00%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (6.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 9 (6.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.33%) ModSecurity
2 5 (3.33%) .NET
3 3 (2.00%) LDAP
3 3 (2.00%) Web Services
4 2 (1.33%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.67%) CSS
5 1 (0.67%) CSS3
5 1 (0.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.67%) HTML
5 1 (0.67%) HTML5
5 1 (0.67%) jQuery
5 1 (0.67%) JSON
5 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.33%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.67%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.67%) PDA
5 2 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.67%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.33%) Windows
2 5 (3.33%) Linux
2 5 (3.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.00%) Solaris
3 3 (2.00%) Unix
4 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.67%) Debian
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (68.67%) Data Protection
2 44 (29.33%) ITIL
3 42 (28.00%) Information Security
4 36 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (18.00%) SIEM
7 25 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 19 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (12.67%) ISMS
9 17 (11.33%) Business Continuity
9 17 (11.33%) Statistics
10 16 (10.67%) Incident Management
11 15 (10.00%) Contract Management
11 15 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
11 15 (10.00%) Escalation Management
11 15 (10.00%) Performance Management
11 15 (10.00%) Project Management
11 15 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
12 13 (8.67%) Business Development
12 13 (8.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.00%) SQL
2 5 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.00%) C
4 2 (1.33%) C#
4 2 (1.33%) Java
4 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.33%) Python
5 1 (0.67%) PHP
5 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (19.33%) CISSP
2 27 (18.00%) CISM
3 19 (12.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.67%) DV Cleared
5 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 10 (6.67%) CCNA
6 10 (6.67%) CCNP
6 10 (6.67%) CEH
6 10 (6.67%) CISA
6 10 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (6.67%) Degree
6 10 (6.67%) NVQ Level 3
6 10 (6.67%) SSCP
7 9 (6.00%) ISEB
8 8 (5.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (4.67%) APMP
10 3 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (2.00%) MCSA
10 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (20.00%) SLA
3 26 (17.33%) PCI DSS
4 14 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (8.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.33%) COBIT
7 2 (1.33%) IASME
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.33%) Terraform
2 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.33%) Google
3 4 (2.67%) VMware
4 3 (2.00%) Citrix
4 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.00%) Tableau
5 2 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco
6 1 (0.67%) SnapLogic