The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 67 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 25 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.21% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 0.57% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 4
Median salary £32,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,900
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.91%
Data Protection
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 1408 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.23% 89.97% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 737 865 892
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 15 (51.72%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
3 11 (37.93%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (34.48%) SDLC
5 9 (31.03%) JIRA
5 9 (31.03%) Atlassian
5 9 (31.03%) CISA
6 8 (27.59%) IT Audit
7 7 (24.14%) Firewall
8 6 (20.69%) CISM
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) CISSP
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
8 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (20.69%) CEH
8 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 5 (17.24%) Retail
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.24%) Project Management
9 5 (17.24%) Information Security Management
9 5 (17.24%) Security Management
10 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle
11 3 (10.34%) ITIL
11 3 (10.34%) Unix

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Service Desk Manager
1 9 (31.03%) Service Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Information Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Security Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Auditor
4 3 (10.34%) IT Auditor
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Governance Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) Django
1 2 (6.90%) Flask
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
3 11 (37.93%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (34.48%) SDLC
5 8 (27.59%) IT Audit
6 6 (20.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security Management
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) Internal Audit
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (10.34%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (6.90%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CISA
2 6 (20.69%) CEH
2 6 (20.69%) CISM
2 6 (20.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) VMware