Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 109 139
Rank change year-on-year +16 +30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 12 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.92% 0.68% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.77% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 3
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +42.86%
10th Percentile £30,675 £27,825 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,375 £51,000
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11% +42.86%

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 1,198 1,429 1,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.87% 88.98% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,222 1,700
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,275 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 +3 7 £42,500 +3.03%
Newport - 4 £53,000 -
Data Protection
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 9 (75.00%) GDPR
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Legal
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) CISA
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (16.67%) ISO 31000
6 2 (16.67%) CRISC
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (16.67%) ISSAP
6 2 (16.67%) Identity Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Compliance Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Compliance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Compliance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) Laravel
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 1 (8.33%) WebRTC
1 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Cyberattack
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) CentOS
1 1 (8.33%) Debian
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Records Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) AWK
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CRISC
2 2 (16.67%) ISSAP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) GDPR
2 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (16.67%) ISO 31000
3 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat