Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 135 129
Rank change year-on-year +33 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 35 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.76% 0.39% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.42% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 29
Wales median annual salary £55,242 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.30% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £22,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,649 £53,750 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,242 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.93% +9.52% +5.00%

Data Security 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 1,755 1,886 2,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.32% 93.00% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,420 1,601 2,003
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Wales

Data Security
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Wales

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Wales over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Wales

Data Security
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 Security within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
West Wales - 28 £75,649 - 1
South Wales -5 7 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Data Security
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 21 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 21 (60.00%) DevOps
1 21 (60.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (20.00%) Office 365
4 7 (20.00%) GDPR
4 7 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (20.00%) IVR
4 7 (20.00%) CTI
4 7 (20.00%) PBX
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (14.29%) ETL
5 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (11.43%) Tableau
6 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Security
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) CTI
1 7 (20.00%) PBX
1 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Architect
2 21 (60.00%) Lead Architect
2 21 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 21 (60.00%) Technical Leader
3 7 (20.00%) Telephony Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
5 1 (2.86%) DBA
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (2.86%) SQL DBA
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Trainee
5 1 (2.86%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Trainee Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) IVR
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) DevOps
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 21 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 21 (60.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (14.29%) ETL
5 5 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSA
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (11.43%) Tableau