The first table below looks at the demand for Data Security 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 Security over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 105 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.093% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1370 847 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.69% 78.72% 74.41%
Number of salaries quoted 887 484 776
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Data Security
Scotland

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Security
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) ISACA
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISACA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark