The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 95 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.081% 0.064% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.071% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Data Security
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
1120 1400 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.28% 89.97% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 742 902 849
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Security
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) GIAC
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) C#

Data Security
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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft