Period
to 19 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 272 -
Rank change year-on-year +93 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 149 48 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.47% 0.47% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.57% 4.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 74 41 0
South West median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% - -
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -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 1,288 1,110 1,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.69% 10.86% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 942 854 1,024
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 November 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 November 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 +72 86 £46,500 -7.00% 15
Gloucestershire +18 20 £60,000 - 5
Devon - 19 £37,500 -
Wiltshire +2 9 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Somerset - 8 £32,000 -
Dorset -6 6 £56,750 -24.33% 14
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 99 (66.44%) Data Protection
2 53 (35.57%) Finance
3 48 (32.21%) ITIL
4 41 (27.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (24.16%) Information Security
6 34 (22.82%) Data Centre
7 32 (21.48%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (17.45%) SIEM
9 25 (16.78%) PCI DSS
10 22 (14.77%) SLA
10 22 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (13.42%) Service Delivery
11 20 (13.42%) CISSP
11 20 (13.42%) Windows
11 20 (13.42%) Microsoft Excel
12 19 (12.75%) Statistics
12 19 (12.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 17 (11.41%) Project Management
14 16 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (10.07%) Retail
15 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (9.40%) Service Delivery Management
16 14 (9.40%) Critical Success Factor
16 14 (9.40%) Escalation Management
16 14 (9.40%) Contract Management
16 14 (9.40%) Cyber Essentials
16 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
16 14 (9.40%) CISM
16 14 (9.40%) Incident Management
16 14 (9.40%) Performance 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 2 (1.34%) SAS
2 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (12.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.67%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.05%) Office 365
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) IaaS
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (4.03%) Firewall
3 4 (2.68%) SMS
4 2 (1.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.67%) Internet
5 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) Big Data
2 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.34%) GIS
3 2 (1.34%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.67%) MS Access
4 1 (0.67%) OLAP
4 1 (0.67%) OLTP
4 1 (0.67%) Power BI
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA
3 1 (0.67%) Selenium
3 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (35.57%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Retail
3 13 (8.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.36%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.01%) Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
6 2 (1.34%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (18.79%) Analyst
2 19 (12.75%) Service Manager
3 18 (12.08%) Consultant
4 16 (10.74%) Security Consultant
5 15 (10.07%) Business Sales Executive
5 15 (10.07%) Information Security Consultant
5 15 (10.07%) New Business Sales Executive
5 15 (10.07%) Project Manager
5 15 (10.07%) Sales Executive
5 15 (10.07%) Security Analyst
6 13 (8.72%) Senior Manager
7 12 (8.05%) Security Manager
7 12 (8.05%) Support Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 10 (6.71%) Deployment Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Deployment Project Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Information Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Senior Project Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Service Support Manager
9 9 (6.04%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) .NET
1 4 (2.68%) Flash
2 3 (2.01%) Web Services
3 2 (1.34%) .NET Core
3 2 (1.34%) RESTful
3 2 (1.34%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) Ajax
4 1 (0.67%) jQuery
4 1 (0.67%) JSON
4 1 (0.67%) LDAP
4 1 (0.67%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.82%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.37%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.01%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.01%) PDA
7 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.34%) NHS
7 2 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.34%) Smart City
8 1 (0.67%) CESG
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.67%) PKI
8 1 (0.67%) Replication
8 1 (0.67%) Tandem
8 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.42%) Windows
2 10 (6.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.68%) Linux
5 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.67%) Debian
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.67%) Solaris
6 1 (0.67%) Unix
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (66.44%) Data Protection
2 48 (32.21%) ITIL
3 36 (24.16%) Information Security
4 32 (21.48%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (17.45%) SIEM
6 22 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (13.42%) Service Delivery
8 19 (12.75%) Statistics
9 17 (11.41%) Project Management
10 16 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.40%) Contract Management
11 14 (9.40%) Critical Success Factor
11 14 (9.40%) Escalation Management
11 14 (9.40%) Incident Management
11 14 (9.40%) Performance Management
11 14 (9.40%) Service Delivery Management
12 13 (8.72%) ITSM
13 12 (8.05%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (8.05%) Project Planning
13 12 (8.05%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.70%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.03%) SQL
3 4 (2.68%) PHP
4 3 (2.01%) Python
4 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.01%) VB
5 2 (1.34%) C
5 2 (1.34%) Java
5 2 (1.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (13.42%) CISSP
2 14 (9.40%) CISM
3 12 (8.05%) Degree
4 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.71%) APMP
5 10 (6.71%) CCNA
5 10 (6.71%) CCNP
5 10 (6.71%) CEH
5 10 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.71%) NVQ Level 3
5 10 (6.71%) SSCP
6 8 (5.37%) ISEB
7 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
8 6 (4.03%) CISA
9 5 (3.36%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.68%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (2.68%) SANS
11 3 (2.01%) CISMP
11 3 (2.01%) DBS Check
11 3 (2.01%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (27.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (16.78%) PCI DSS
3 22 (14.77%) SLA
4 14 (9.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (7.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (4.03%) ISO 9001
7 5 (3.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (2.68%) GPG13
9 3 (2.01%) QA
10 2 (1.34%) COBIT
10 2 (1.34%) IASME
10 2 (1.34%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.34%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.34%) Terraform
2 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.68%) Cadence
2 4 (2.68%) Google
3 2 (1.34%) Apple
3 2 (1.34%) Tableau
3 2 (1.34%) VMware
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco
4 1 (0.67%) Dell
4 1 (0.67%) EMC
4 1 (0.67%) HP
4 1 (0.67%) NetApp
4 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.67%) SnapLogic
4 1 (0.67%) Sun
4 1 (0.67%) Veritas