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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 140 155 126
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 27 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.57% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.68% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 19
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
2926 3074 2492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.83% 83.31% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 1970 1622
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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
Glasgow +7 11 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Edinburgh -3 11 £22,500 -55.00% 1
North Lanarkshire +4 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (34.04%) Information Security
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Web Services
5 12 (25.53%) ITIL
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) MVC
6 11 (23.40%) JSON
6 11 (23.40%) XML
6 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
6 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
7 10 (21.28%) PCI DSS
7 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
7 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (21.28%) Animation
7 10 (21.28%) Hudson
7 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
7 10 (21.28%) CISSP
7 10 (21.28%) COBIT
7 10 (21.28%) Subversion
7 10 (21.28%) CISA
7 10 (21.28%) CISM
8 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
8 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
8 9 (19.15%) Cyber Security
9 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
9 8 (17.02%) Mobile Payment

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.38%) Lync
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Portal
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Project
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) LAN
2 4 (8.51%) WAN
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) NAS
3 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) WLAN
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQLite
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.13%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.28%) Hudson
1 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) Xcode
3 5 (10.64%) JUnit
4 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.51%) Android Studio
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (14.89%) Banking
5 4 (8.51%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) iOS Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Consultant
3 5 (10.64%) Graduate
3 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Security Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Information Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Governance Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Information Governance Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Web Services
2 11 (23.40%) XML
2 11 (23.40%) JSON
3 6 (12.77%) UIKit
3 6 (12.77%) Core Animation
3 6 (12.77%) .NET
3 6 (12.77%) Cocoa
4 5 (10.64%) J2SE
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.51%) HTML5
5 4 (8.51%) CSS3
5 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.51%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) HTML
6 1 (2.13%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.13%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (2.13%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Animation
2 8 (17.02%) SCADA
2 8 (17.02%) Cryptography
2 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
2 8 (17.02%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (12.77%) iPhone
3 6 (12.77%) iPad
3 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.38%) Replication
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) BYOD
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
1 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
1 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.64%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (6.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Information Security
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) MVC
3 12 (25.53%) ITIL
4 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
5 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.15%) Cyber Security
6 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
8 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
8 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity
8 7 (14.89%) Security Management
9 6 (12.77%) OO
9 6 (12.77%) iOS Development
10 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (10.64%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity Management
10 5 (10.64%) Android Development
10 5 (10.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) C#
2 6 (12.77%) Objective-C
2 6 (12.77%) Apple Swift
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) ABAP
5 1 (2.13%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) CISA
2 10 (21.28%) CISM
2 10 (21.28%) CISSP
3 8 (17.02%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) MBA
5 3 (6.38%) NCDA
6 2 (4.26%) ISEB
6 2 (4.26%) GIAC
6 2 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.13%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (21.28%) COBIT
2 10 (21.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) ISA Server
3 2 (4.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SnapMirror
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) SnapVault
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) NetApp
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Apple
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) SAP
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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