The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
UK / Wales
Rank 89 103 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.00% 0.072% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.088% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 954 1130 1113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.33% 81.06% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 777 946 948
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Wales

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Wales

Data Protection
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
South Wales +15 5 £41,250 -17.50% 3
Mid Wales - 3 - -
West Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 8 (36.36%) Veritas
1 8 (36.36%) HP
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
1 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 8 (36.36%) Veeam
1 8 (36.36%) 3PAR
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Legal
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (18.18%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management

Data Protection
Top Related 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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Information Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Records Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Information Officer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Governance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) ITSM
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
5 3 (13.64%) Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Information Governance
6 2 (9.09%) ISMS
6 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Records Management
6 2 (9.09%) SIEM
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CEH
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CITP
2 1 (4.55%) ECDL
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) GDPR
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) HIPAA
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 4 (18.18%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) 3PAR
1 8 (36.36%) HP
1 8 (36.36%) Veeam
1 8 (36.36%) Veritas
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago