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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 103 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.37% 0.096% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
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
1078 844 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 81.00% 73.23%
Number of salaries quoted 934 730 689
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 -11 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
1 5 (55.56%) UML
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) Cocoa
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
1 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Memory Management
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
1 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CRM

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Data Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Junior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Cocoa
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
1 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
1 5 (55.56%) Memory Management
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
1 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft