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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 95 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £52,000 - £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1141 1143 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.58% 83.31% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 744 748 622
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 January 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 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 3 (27.27%) Reference Data
5 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Social Media
5 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
5 3 (27.27%) GWAPT
5 3 (27.27%) GPEN
5 3 (27.27%) OSCP
5 3 (27.27%) OSCE
5 3 (27.27%) SAP HANA

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (27.27%) SAS
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
1 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
1 3 (27.27%) SSH
1 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SAP HANA
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) OLAP
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ERwin
2 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) GoLive
3 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Reference Data
2 3 (27.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) GWAPT
2 3 (27.27%) GPEN
2 3 (27.27%) OSCP
2 3 (27.27%) OSCE
2 3 (27.27%) GCIA
2 3 (27.27%) GSEC
2 3 (27.27%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Teradata
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
1 3 (27.27%) Sybase
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe