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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 91 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 4 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.37% 1.02% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.25% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +9.19%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 963 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.24% 81.47% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 630 593 453
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Compuware
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) UX Design
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Testing Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Online Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) UX Design
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Compuware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cognizant