The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 138 159 152
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 21 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.45% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 6
Average salary £50,500 £33,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.03% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £33,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
Data Protection
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2587 3144 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.08% 82.33% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 2084 1541
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Protection
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 13 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow +4 11 £37,750 +12.68% 4
North Lanarkshire -3 1 - -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Protection 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 Protection.

1 19 (50.00%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 13 (34.21%) ITIL
4 13 (34.21%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
5 12 (31.58%) COBIT
5 12 (31.58%) CISA
5 12 (31.58%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) CISSP
6 10 (26.32%) CISM
6 10 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 10 (26.32%) Cryptography
6 10 (26.32%) SCADA
6 10 (26.32%) PCI DSS
6 10 (26.32%) Information Assurance
6 10 (26.32%) Mobile Payment
6 10 (26.32%) Cyber Security
7 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) LAN
7 9 (23.68%) Oracle
8 8 (21.05%) XML
8 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 8 (21.05%) Linux
8 8 (21.05%) Project Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Protection 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 Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.16%) Lync
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (7.89%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Portal
6 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.63%) CMS
6 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) LAN
2 7 (18.42%) WLAN
3 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
4 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 4 (10.53%) Intranet
5 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.89%) NAS
5 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQLite
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.79%) Hudson
1 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) JUnit
2 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.53%) Android Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.16%) Law
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Information Manager
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Cyber Security Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Information Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Android Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Information Governance Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) XML
2 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) JSON
4 4 (10.53%) Android SDK
5 3 (7.89%) J2SE
6 2 (5.26%) Cocoa
6 2 (5.26%) Core Animation
6 2 (5.26%) UIKit
7 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
7 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (2.63%) BAPI
7 1 (2.63%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
1 10 (26.32%) Cryptography
1 10 (26.32%) SCADA
1 10 (26.32%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (15.79%) Animation
4 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.53%) Replication
6 2 (5.26%) iPhone
6 2 (5.26%) iPad
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.63%) PKI
7 1 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (2.63%) Clustering
7 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) UNIX
4 6 (15.79%) Android
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (26.32%) Information Assurance
3 10 (26.32%) Cyber Security
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
5 6 (15.79%) Benchmarking
5 6 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) Android Development
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) Security Management
6 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity Management
7 3 (7.89%) Information Governance
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (31.58%) CISA
3 10 (26.32%) CISSP
3 10 (26.32%) CISM
4 9 (23.68%) Degree
5 6 (15.79%) MBA
6 3 (7.89%) NCDA
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) HNC
7 2 (5.26%) ISEB
7 2 (5.26%) GIAC
7 2 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (5.26%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (31.58%) COBIT
3 10 (26.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (7.89%) ISA Server
4 2 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCOM
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.63%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
5 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Varonis
6 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) McAfee
6 1 (2.63%) Intel
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
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