The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 85 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.95% 0.70% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.84% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £56,500 £44,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,900
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.91%
Data Protection
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
932 1073 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.68% 83.44% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 841 933 736
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Protection
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South Wales region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in South Wales

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in South Wales

Data Protection
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 4 £82,500 +106.25%
Newport - 3 £41,500 -
Data Protection
Wales

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 17 (73.91%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
1 17 (73.91%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (52.17%) Data Mining
3 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
4 7 (30.43%) Wireless
4 7 (30.43%) CISSP
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
5 6 (26.09%) Firewall
5 6 (26.09%) HTTP
5 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (21.74%) Threat Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
6 5 (21.74%) LAN
6 5 (21.74%) WAN
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Data Security
6 5 (21.74%) IPsec
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.70%) InDesign
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Wireless
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) HTTP
3 5 (21.74%) IPsec
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) SSL
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Information Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Head of Security
3 5 (21.74%) Information Officer
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security Officer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Officer
4 4 (17.39%) Head of Technology
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Information
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) WebRTC
2 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (21.74%) Data Security
3 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Internal Audit
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) CISM
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.35%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft