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

Data Protection
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 84 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.13% 1.24% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.47% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 1
Median salary £36,250 £41,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.65% +130.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

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 889 1085 1225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.18% 84.30% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 764 926 1000
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 6 £40,000 -3.61% 1
West Wales - 3 £27,500 -
Mid Wales 0 2 £32,500 -
Data Protection
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 9 (40.91%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
2 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.64%) COBIT
6 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 3 (13.64%) CITP
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) Veeam
6 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Legal
6 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) CISA
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM

Data Protection
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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) Grunt
3 1 (4.55%) gulp
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
1 4 (18.18%) Information Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
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%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) LESS
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.55%) Digital TV
4 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Debian
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
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 9 (40.91%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
5 3 (13.64%) ITSM
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) SIEM
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Information Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CISA
1 3 (13.64%) CITP
1 3 (13.64%) ECDL
2 2 (9.09%) CEH
2 2 (9.09%) CISM
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) GDPR
4 1 (4.55%) HIPAA
4 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
1 3 (13.64%) HP
1 3 (13.64%) Veeam
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat