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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 85 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% - 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £45,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,850 - £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -5.55%
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
1181 1415 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.52% 85.97% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 697 925 495
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) ITIL
3 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 9 (50.00%) COBIT
4 9 (50.00%) Cryptography
4 9 (50.00%) SCADA
4 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 9 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
4 9 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) CISSP
4 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (50.00%) CISA
4 9 (50.00%) CISM
5 8 (44.44%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) Benchmarking
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) UNIX
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) WLAN

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WLAN
2 3 (16.67%) Intranet
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Information Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Data Governance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 9 (50.00%) SCADA
1 9 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (61.11%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 9 (50.00%) Cyber Security
5 8 (44.44%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Benchmarking
7 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
8 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
9 3 (16.67%) Security Management
9 3 (16.67%) Document Management
9 3 (16.67%) CRM
9 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
10 2 (11.11%) MOF
11 1 (5.56%) EAI
11 1 (5.56%) Change Management
11 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
11 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
1 9 (50.00%) CISA
1 9 (50.00%) CISM
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) MBA
3 2 (11.11%) GIAC
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) COBIT
2 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 2 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.56%) OpenAM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Varonis
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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