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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 95 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.38% 0.090% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
1140 930 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.10% 84.16% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 651 606 445
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Publishing
3 7 (63.64%) CISSP
3 7 (63.64%) Network Security
4 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) Analytics
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) SIEM
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
8 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
9 1 (9.09%) CISM
9 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
9 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 1 (9.09%) Degree

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (63.64%) Network Security
General
1 8 (72.73%) Publishing
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Information Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS