Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 86 110
Rank change year-on-year +15 +24 -2
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 23 15 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 2.70% 1.48% 0.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.35% 14.02% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 13
10th Percentile " £28,400 £31,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £30,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £47,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.64% +35.71% -30.00%
75th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,869 £57,250 "
Hampshire median annual salary £44,345 £47,712 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.06% +12.26% -15.00%

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 Southampton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 113 107 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 13.25% 10.57% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 104 98 125
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,350 £26,100
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.46% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,938 £60,625 £47,500
90th Percentile £68,723 £67,500 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Southampton

GDPR
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Southampton.

Salary trend for GDPR in Southampton

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Southampton over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 17 (73.91%) CISSP
1 17 (73.91%) Social Skills
2 16 (69.57%) CISM
3 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (60.87%) Data Protection
4 13 (56.52%) Azure
5 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (47.83%) Security Operations
6 11 (47.83%) Information Security
7 9 (39.13%) PCI DSS
8 8 (34.78%) Security Architecture
8 8 (34.78%) Threat Intelligence
8 8 (34.78%) NIST
9 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (26.09%) SSCP
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) Publishing
9 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (26.09%) SIEM
9 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
9 6 (26.09%) Big Data
9 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
9 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (26.09%) Cyberattack
9 6 (26.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (26.09%) Decision-Making
9 6 (26.09%) NCSC
9 6 (26.09%) Influencing Skills
10 4 (17.39%) Mentoring

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Azure
2 1 (4.35%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Big Data
General
1 17 (73.91%) Social Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Influencing Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
1 8 (34.78%) Security Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Information Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Cyberattack
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Data Protection
2 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (47.83%) Information Security
3 11 (47.83%) Security Operations
4 8 (34.78%) Security Architecture
4 8 (34.78%) Threat Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Decision-Making
5 6 (26.09%) SIEM
5 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
8 2 (8.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) CISSP
2 16 (69.57%) CISM
3 6 (26.09%) SSCP
4 1 (4.35%) CISA
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (39.13%) PCI DSS
3 8 (34.78%) NIST
4 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (26.09%) NCSC
5 2 (8.70%) COBIT
5 2 (8.70%) NIST 800
6 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Carbon Black
2 1 (4.35%) Imperva
2 1 (4.35%) Qualys
2 1 (4.35%) Splunk
2 1 (4.35%) Varonis