The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 98 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.076% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £14,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
Data Protection
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 989 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.60% 74.70% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 640
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Wales

Data Protection
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 1 - -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Project Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Trainee
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Storage Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) 3PAR