The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
UK / Wales
Rank 95 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.19% 0.074% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
337 410 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.41% 30.44% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 256 340 373
Median salary £35,000 £36,388 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% -2.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Wales

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +16 1 £27,500 -
West Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Governance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle