Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Data Privacy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Privacy over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Privacy (including Information Privacy)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 305 336
Rank change year-on-year +34 +31 -25
Permanent jobs citing Data Privacy 24 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 10
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.48% +8.42% -32.62%
10th Percentile £32,250 £41,250 £41,600
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% -3.85% +8.33%

Data Privacy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,793 9,064 10,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.40% 91.41% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,964 7,420 8,343
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Data Privacy
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Privacy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Privacy in the West Midlands

Data Privacy
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Privacy in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Data Privacy in the West Midlands

Data Privacy
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Privacy in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Privacy in the West Midlands

Data Privacy
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Privacy within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Solihull - 5 £67,500 -
Herefordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Birmingham +12 4 £80,000 +64.95% 1
Staffordshire +12 3 - - 2
Coventry +9 3 £47,500 -7.77%
Wolverhampton - 3 £35,000 -
Data Privacy
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Privacy 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Privacy.

1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (45.83%) GDPR
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (25.00%) SaaS
5 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Internet
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Data Security
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
6 5 (20.83%) Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) SIEM
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) Line Management

Data Privacy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) SaaS
3 4 (16.67%) IaaS
3 4 (16.67%) PaaS
4 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) ADSL
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (12.50%) DMZ
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) WLAN
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 2 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (12.50%) Automotive
3 3 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) SIEM Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Control Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Information
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Security
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (8.33%) Fintech
4 1 (4.17%) Cyberattack
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
3 5 (20.83%) Data Security
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Line Management
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) SIEM
3 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (16.67%) B2C
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 4 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Microservices
4 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) CEH
3 2 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (8.33%) GSEC
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) GDPR
2 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) PMO
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) OpenVAS
2 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.50%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) AlienVault
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Intel
5 3 (12.50%) McAfee
5 3 (12.50%) Sophos
6 2 (8.33%) Mitel
7 1 (4.17%) OutSystems