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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 138 159 140
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 16 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.14% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
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
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Glasgow +19 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Edinburgh - 7 £55,000 - 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (40.00%) SQL
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
1 10 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (36.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) XML
4 6 (24.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Android
5 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (20.00%) Animation
5 5 (20.00%) JSON
5 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (20.00%) Subversion
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
5 5 (20.00%) SLA
5 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (20.00%) Android Development
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (20.00%) Hudson
5 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Lync
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) WLAN
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Intranet
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQLite
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Hudson
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Android Studio
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Xcode
4 1 (4.00%) MSI
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Law
3 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle DBA
1 7 (28.00%) SQL DBA
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (12.00%) J2SE
4 2 (8.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (8.00%) Core Animation
4 2 (8.00%) UIKit
5 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Animation
4 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (12.00%) SCADA
5 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (8.00%) iPhone
6 2 (8.00%) iPad
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.00%) PKI
7 1 (4.00%) Replication
7 1 (4.00%) Clustering
7 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Android
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Android Development
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Information Governance
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) CISSP
3 3 (12.00%) CISA
3 3 (12.00%) CISM
3 3 (12.00%) MBA
4 2 (8.00%) HNC
4 2 (8.00%) CIPD
5 1 (4.00%) VCP4
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) GIAC
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) COBIT
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Intel
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec
3 1 (4.00%) McAfee
3 1 (4.00%) Hyland
3 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.00%) Varonis
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