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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 90 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 19 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.36% 0.077% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.10% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £33,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
1160 982 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.74% 75.95% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 974 863 887
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 31 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 19 £37,500 +13.63% 3
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 14 (73.68%) Software Delivery
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
4 8 (42.11%) Back Office
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (42.11%) Release Management
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) SaaS
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Data Privacy
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) IBM

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) SNMP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) PPTP
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) IPsec
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Release Manager
2 9 (47.37%) Configuration Manager
2 9 (47.37%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Software Delivery
2 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (42.11%) Release Management
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Nokia
2 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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