GDPR Jobs in the South West

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > South West

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 30 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
30 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 167 170 148
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 +53
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 132 100 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.35% 1.51% 2.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.74% 8.29% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 81 117
10th Percentile £23,500 - £33,800
25th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £28,500 £54,882
Median % change year-on-year +31.58% -48.07% +16.77%
75th Percentile £49,645 £55,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £47,250 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.09% -4.35% +4.55%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,229 1,207 1,394
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 12.55% 18.21% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 802 632 868
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,275 £31,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,875 £38,453
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,760 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.99% +7.52% +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,125 £77,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the South West.

Salary trend for GDPR in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the South West over the 6 months to 30 May 2024.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the South West

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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 30 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol +33 52 £50,625 -27.68% 13
Somerset +22 23 £37,500 -21.05% 9
Dorset -6 20 £45,000 -15.09% 9
Gloucestershire -15 14 £29,440 -52.90% 3
Devon -42 11 £27,500 - 6
Wiltshire -13 10 £25,250 -54.09% 9
Cornwall -12 2 £39,005 -5.44% 7
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.03%) Site Server
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.73%) GCP
2 28 (21.21%) Microsoft 365
3 21 (15.91%) Azure
4 10 (7.58%) AWS
5 6 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.55%) Entra ID
5 6 (4.55%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.52%) Collibra
7 1 (0.76%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) VLAN
2 6 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (4.55%) Firewall
2 6 (4.55%) VoIP
3 5 (3.79%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (3.79%) Wireless
4 3 (2.27%) IPv4
5 2 (1.52%) DHCP
5 2 (1.52%) DNS
5 2 (1.52%) Intranet
5 2 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.76%) SAN
6 1 (0.76%) VPN
6 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.97%) BigQuery
1 29 (21.97%) Looker
2 8 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.55%) MySQL
3 6 (4.55%) Power BI
4 2 (1.52%) Ataccama
4 2 (1.52%) Metadata
5 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 36 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (14.39%) Legal
4 18 (13.64%) Social Skills
5 16 (12.12%) Banking
6 9 (6.82%) Retail
7 8 (6.06%) Law
8 7 (5.30%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (3.03%) Automotive
9 4 (3.03%) Games
10 3 (2.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (1.52%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.94%) Senior
2 21 (15.91%) Analyst
2 21 (15.91%) Data Engineer
2 21 (15.91%) Platform Engineer
2 21 (15.91%) Principal Data Engineer
2 21 (15.91%) Principal Engineer
3 19 (14.39%) Support Engineer
4 16 (12.12%) IT Engineer
4 16 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (11.36%) IT Support
5 15 (11.36%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) Architect
7 10 (7.58%) IT Analyst
8 9 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 9 (6.82%) Data Architect
8 9 (6.82%) IT Security Analyst
8 9 (6.82%) Security Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.30%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.97%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (12.88%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 7 (5.30%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.79%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (3.03%) iPhone
10 2 (1.52%) CCTV
10 2 (1.52%) Onboarding
11 1 (0.76%) CESG
11 1 (0.76%) Legacy Applications
11 1 (0.76%) Life Science
11 1 (0.76%) Low-Code
11 1 (0.76%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.91%) Windows
2 17 (12.88%) Windows 10
3 12 (9.09%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.03%) Android
4 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.76%) AIX
6 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.85%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (31.06%) Data Protection
3 32 (24.24%) Mentoring
4 29 (21.97%) Data Engineering
4 29 (21.97%) Data Governance
4 29 (21.97%) Platform Engineering
5 28 (21.21%) Change Management
6 23 (17.42%) DataOps
7 22 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (16.67%) DevOps
7 22 (16.67%) Project Delivery
7 22 (16.67%) Time Management
8 21 (15.91%) Agile
8 21 (15.91%) Data Pipeline
8 21 (15.91%) Data Science
9 19 (14.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (14.39%) Impact Assessments
10 18 (13.64%) Information Security
10 18 (13.64%) Process Improvement
11 17 (12.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (20.45%) Degree
2 13 (9.85%) CISSP
2 13 (9.85%) DBS Check
3 9 (6.82%) CompTIA CySA+
3 9 (6.82%) Master's Degree
4 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.55%) ISEB
7 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.52%) CEH
9 2 (1.52%) CISA
9 2 (1.52%) CISM
10 1 (0.76%) CCSP
10 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.76%) CISMP
10 1 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.76%) ISACA
10 1 (0.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.12%) Data Quality
2 13 (9.85%) NIST
3 12 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.27%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.52%) PMO
6 2 (1.52%) SLA
6 2 (1.52%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.76%) GRC
7 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 21 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) CASB
2 5 (3.79%) SCCM
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.76%) Nessus
4 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.73%) Google
3 4 (3.03%) Apple
3 4 (3.03%) Dell
3 4 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) BiZZdesign
5 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Citrix
5 1 (0.76%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) NetApp
5 1 (0.76%) Sophos
5 1 (0.76%) Sparx
5 1 (0.76%) VMware