Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Privacy (including Information Privacy)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 310 292
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Privacy 21 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 22
West Midlands median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £70,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% -32.62% -
10th Percentile £40,275 £28,750 £43,075
90th Percentile £63,750 £79,000 £78,850
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% -5.74%

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 8935 9857 9219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.01% 89.36% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7163 7737 7630
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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
Birmingham +27 8 £46,750 -37.67% 1
Coventry +6 6 £51,500 +8.42%
Staffordshire +10 5 £62,500 +38.89%
Walsall - 1 - -
Data Privacy
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Data Privacy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Privacy.

1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 13 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
4 10 (47.62%) GDPR
5 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Security Management
6 8 (38.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (33.33%) Data Security
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (28.57%) Legal
8 6 (28.57%) CISM
8 6 (28.57%) Information Security Management
8 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
9 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
9 5 (23.81%) Analytics
9 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
9 5 (23.81%) Business Process Analysis
9 5 (23.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 5 (23.81%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (23.81%) CISSP
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
9 5 (23.81%) C
9 5 (23.81%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (23.81%) Degree

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 (23.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (42.86%) Security Management
3 7 (33.33%) Data Security
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Business Process Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) Time Management
6 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 3 (14.29%) ITSM
7 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (47.62%) GDPR
3 8 (38.10%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (14.29%) COBIT
6 3 (14.29%) ISO 22301
7 1 (4.76%) NIST 800
7 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (4.76%) CyberArk
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) NetIQ
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) VMware