Period
to 22 July 2019

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 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 97 110
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.52% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.77% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 11
South Wales median annual salary £47,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% +2.41%
10th Percentile £35,150 £29,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -31.03% +8.75% -3.61%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,399 1,298 1,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.20% 91.60% 91.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 1,130 1,268
South Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,850 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.37% +2.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,150 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,375 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 6 months to 22 July 2019.

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 6 months to 22 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -8 7 £49,000 +14.62% 1
Newport 0 1 £41,500 -40.71% 1
Data Protection
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 4 (50.00%) GDPR
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Compliance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Officer
1 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Governance Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Compliance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) ISO 22301
3 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Intel
2 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) Zerto