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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 91 93 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.75% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.82% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Median salary £52,500 £31,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
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
1108 1339 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.19% 90.84% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 653 855 870
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) CISA
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) IT Audit
4 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
4 3 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) CEH
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) Rally
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management

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 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Auditor
1 3 (33.33%) IT Auditor
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) IT Audit
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 3 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISA
2 3 (33.33%) CEH
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Rally
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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