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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 93 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £57,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) GIAC
5 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (28.57%) CEH
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Lync
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) EAI
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) GIAC
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (14.29%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Varonis
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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