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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 71 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 33 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.62% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.70% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 0
Average salary £42,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
1122 1137 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.12% 86.60% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 710 720 665
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (92.16%) Information Security
2 46 (90.20%) Finance
3 45 (88.24%) Network Security
4 42 (82.35%) Cryptography
4 42 (82.35%) CISSP
4 42 (82.35%) Cyber Security
5 41 (80.39%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (80.39%) Incident Management
6 40 (78.43%) Degree
7 34 (66.67%) Law
8 32 (62.75%) SIEM
9 29 (56.86%) CISM
10 23 (45.10%) Legal
11 15 (29.41%) Analytics
12 13 (25.49%) Risk Management
13 11 (21.57%) Business Continuity
13 11 (21.57%) BCP
13 11 (21.57%) Business Continuity Planning
14 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
14 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
15 3 (5.88%) Retail
15 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
16 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 2 (3.92%) Financial Analysis
16 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
16 2 (3.92%) Information Management
16 2 (3.92%) Data Management
16 2 (3.92%) Banking
16 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 45 (88.24%) Network Security
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
General
1 46 (90.20%) Finance
2 34 (66.67%) Law
3 23 (45.10%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Security Consultant
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
1 12 (23.53%) Consultant
1 12 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
2 11 (21.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Incident Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Information Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Security Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Lead Security Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Governance Manager
7 1 (1.96%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Test Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Applications Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Testing Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (82.35%) Cryptography
2 41 (80.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Information Security
2 42 (82.35%) Cyber Security
3 41 (80.39%) Incident Management
4 32 (62.75%) SIEM
5 15 (29.41%) Analytics
6 13 (25.49%) Risk Management
7 11 (21.57%) BCP
7 11 (21.57%) Business Continuity
7 11 (21.57%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.92%) Information Management
10 2 (3.92%) Financial Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Project Management
10 2 (3.92%) Process Management
10 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.92%) Data Management
11 1 (1.96%) Zachman Framework
11 1 (1.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) COBOL
2 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (82.35%) CISSP
2 40 (78.43%) Degree
3 29 (56.86%) CISM
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Compuware
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft