The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 74 107 93
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 25 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.98% 0.28% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 1
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1118 1202 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.45% 83.24% 77.56%
Number of salaries quoted 753 790 436
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £28,072
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Data Security
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Glasgow

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 25 (86.21%) Finance
2 24 (82.76%) Information Security
3 22 (75.86%) Network Security
4 21 (72.41%) CISSP
5 20 (68.97%) Degree
5 20 (68.97%) Incident Management
5 20 (68.97%) Cryptography
5 20 (68.97%) Cyber Security
5 20 (68.97%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (58.62%) Law
7 16 (55.17%) SIEM
8 15 (51.72%) CISM
9 12 (41.38%) Legal
10 8 (27.59%) Analytics
11 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
12 5 (17.24%) BCP
12 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
12 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity Planning
12 5 (17.24%) Retail
13 3 (10.34%) Compuware
13 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (10.34%) Banking
13 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
13 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
13 3 (10.34%) Data Management
13 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
14 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
14 2 (6.90%) Information Management
14 2 (6.90%) Spring
14 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (86.21%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) Law
3 12 (41.38%) Legal
4 5 (17.24%) Retail
5 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
5 3 (10.34%) Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Consultant
1 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
1 6 (20.69%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Incident Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Security Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Information Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Lead Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Governance Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Testing Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Cryptography
1 20 (68.97%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Information Security
2 20 (68.97%) Incident Management
2 20 (68.97%) Cyber Security
3 16 (55.17%) SIEM
4 8 (27.59%) Analytics
5 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.24%) BCP
6 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
6 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Management
7 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.90%) Information Management
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) UX Design
8 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) COBOL
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) CISSP
2 20 (68.97%) Degree
3 15 (51.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Compuware
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Cognizant