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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 89 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.19% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
1241 1380 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.33% 86.63% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 769 898 594
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 30 June 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (47.83%) COBIT
4 11 (47.83%) SCADA
4 11 (47.83%) Cryptography
4 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
4 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Information Assurance
4 11 (47.83%) Mobile Payment
4 11 (47.83%) Cyber Security
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) CISSP
4 11 (47.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
4 11 (47.83%) CISA
4 11 (47.83%) CISM
5 10 (43.48%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
9 6 (26.09%) MBA
9 6 (26.09%) UNIX
9 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) Benchmarking

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) Lync
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WLAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (17.39%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Information Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Security Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Security Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) CSS3
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Cryptography
1 11 (47.83%) SCADA
1 11 (47.83%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (47.83%) Information Assurance
3 11 (47.83%) Cyber Security
4 8 (34.78%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
6 6 (26.09%) Benchmarking
7 5 (21.74%) Security Management
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (13.04%) SDLC
8 3 (13.04%) Information Governance
8 3 (13.04%) Document Management
8 3 (13.04%) MOF
8 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) MVC
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.35%) TDD
10 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISA
1 11 (47.83%) CISM
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
3 6 (26.09%) MBA
4 2 (8.70%) GIAC
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (47.83%) COBIT
2 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
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