Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 117 135
Rank change year-on-year +22 +18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 13 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.91% 1.10% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.22% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 6
South Wales median annual salary £35,050 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.54% +18.57% -16.67%
10th Percentile £28,850 £34,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £86,250 £58,125
Wales median annual salary £33,750 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.67% +18.57% -16.67%

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 1269 1960 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.37% 89.91% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1758 1762
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,280 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Newport -4 7 £32,000 -22.89%
Cardiff +27 5 £35,050 -48.07% 1
Data Protection
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
3 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (23.08%) R
3 3 (23.08%) Statistics
3 3 (23.08%) Physics
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 3 (23.08%) Quantitative Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Debian
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Business Forecasting
3 3 (23.08%) GDPR
3 3 (23.08%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (23.08%) Quantitative Research
4 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum

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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Skype
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Data Scientist
2 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Supervisor
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) LESS
2 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 2 (15.38%) Digital TV
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) CentOS
2 3 (23.08%) Debian
2 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Actionable Insight
1 3 (23.08%) Business Forecasting
1 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
1 3 (23.08%) Physics
1 3 (23.08%) Quantitative Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Quantitative Research
1 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) R
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) AWK
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CREST Certified
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GDPR
2 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (7.69%) IASME
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 31000
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Terraform
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix