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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 101 110 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 0.31% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £60,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
1187 1397 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.58% 85.60% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 697 911 490
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) SOASTA, Inc
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SAP HANA
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) ERwin
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Informatica
1 2 (28.57%) Teradata
1 2 (28.57%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft