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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 91 94
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.20% 0.61% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.73% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +14.94%  

Data Security 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 909 1103 1201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.54% 84.01% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3299 3469 3616
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,946 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
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 3 months to 28 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 +9 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Data Security
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
3 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) Parallel Computing
3 4 (36.36%) CUDA
3 4 (36.36%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) Process Management
3 4 (36.36%) Advertising
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
1 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Process Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CUDA
2 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) API Development
2 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Cross-Platform Development
2 4 (36.36%) Data Privacy
2 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
2 4 (36.36%) Parallel Computing
2 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Process Management
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau