The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.17% -4.70%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 370 388 520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 33.61% 27.83% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 278 312 428
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Wales

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Wales

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Wales

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
West Wales - 3 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (40.00%) GDPR
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) CEH
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) ISMS
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle