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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 97 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.50% 0.086% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
1183 928 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 83.90% 79.79% 75.11%
Number of salaries quoted 710 628 441
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Data Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Publishing
3 8 (66.67%) CISSP
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
5 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (50.00%) Analytics
6 5 (41.67%) SIEM
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (25.00%) Banking
9 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
9 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 1 (8.33%) CISM
10 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (8.33%) Security Management
10 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
10 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 1 (8.33%) Degree

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) Network Security
General
1 9 (75.00%) Publishing
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Security Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS