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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 154 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 8 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.59% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +34.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2832 2540 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.52% 80.15% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1607 1636
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 21 October 2014. 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 -8 5 £47,500 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 - - 1
Glasgow -7 1 £40,000 -8.57%
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 12 (46.15%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 8 (30.77%) SLA
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) UNIX
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) OCP
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (19.23%) CRM
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
6 5 (19.23%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) XSL

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Wireless
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) VPN
1 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 5 (19.23%) General Ledger
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Law
4 3 (11.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Information Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Business Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Business Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) E-Business Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) jQuery
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) XSL
2 5 (19.23%) HTML5
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) OSGi
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) JSP
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) JSTL
3 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Blog
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 5 (19.23%) CRM
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Business Development
5 5 (19.23%) Cash Management
5 5 (19.23%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Security Management
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) OCP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MBA
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CEH
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) CISM
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.85%) QA
4 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) NetApp
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe
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Salary: Competitive salary based on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum pro-rata + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago