Period
to 19 February 2019

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 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 112 130
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 20 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.09% 1.52% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.63% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 8
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -6.04% +24.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,325 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,649 £70,000 £50,125
UK median annual salary £53,260 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +25.00% -2.22%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,634 1,780 2,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.24% 93.44% 90.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,342 1,454 1,765
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,913 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
South Wales -2 13 £37,000 +4.15% 4
West Wales +4 7 £75,649 +236.22% 3
Data Protection
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 11 (55.00%) GDPR
2 10 (50.00%) Office 365
3 8 (40.00%) SLA
4 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (30.00%) Data Privacy
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) IVR
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Data Security
5 5 (25.00%) PBX
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) CTI
6 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
6 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (15.00%) MCITP
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 10

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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
1 1 (5.00%) Q-Pulse
1 1 (5.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) G Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) CTI
1 5 (25.00%) PBX
1 5 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Back Office
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Telephony Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Laravel
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
1 1 (5.00%) React
1 1 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) IVR
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) LIMS
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Data Privacy
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Data Security
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Task Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) MCITP
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) GDPR
2 8 (40.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Intel
3 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.00%) Meraki
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Sophos
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) Zerto