The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 82 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 22 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.70% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.66% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 5
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,300 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Data Security
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
1116 1211 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.44% 83.81% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1030 862
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Security
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Wales

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Wales

Data Security
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 Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
South Wales +30 22 £40,000 +6.66%
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 21 (75.00%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (32.14%) VPN
3 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) ISEB
3 9 (32.14%) Software Delivery
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
3 9 (32.14%) Data Privacy
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 6 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (21.43%) Validation
5 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (17.86%) Wireless
5 5 (17.86%) IPsec
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Matrix Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Protection Act

Data Security
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 4 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
1 9 (32.14%) VPN
2 5 (17.86%) HTTP
2 5 (17.86%) IPsec
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Designer
5 4 (14.29%) Head of Security
5 4 (14.29%) Head of Technology
5 4 (14.29%) IT Support
5 4 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (14.29%) IT Technician
5 4 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 3 (10.71%) Change Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
1 5 (17.86%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) Data Privacy
2 9 (32.14%) SDLC
2 9 (32.14%) Software Delivery
2 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Validation
4 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security
4 5 (17.86%) Matrix Management
4 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (17.86%) CISSP
3 5 (17.86%) PMP
4 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
2 5 (17.86%) QA
3 1 (3.57%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco