The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 78 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.83% 1.14% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.34% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 1
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +130.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 654 969 1042
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 90.21% 85.30% 85.76%
Number of salaries quoted 563 848 874
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in South Wales

Data Protection
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in South Wales

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in South Wales

Data Protection
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cardiff +15 5 £40,000 +0.62%
Newport +8 1 £55,000 +32.53%
Data Protection
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
3 3 (27.27%) ECDL
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) COBIT
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) CITP
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Python

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) LESS
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Digital TV
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Debian
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Groovy
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISA
1 3 (27.27%) CITP
1 3 (27.27%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) COBIT
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) HIPAA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Avaya
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat