The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 151 141 145
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 19 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.88% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,725 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-6.52% -7.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2963 2605 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.65% 80.58% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1701 1608
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Protection
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Glasgow -15 9 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Edinburgh -16 6 £50,000 -13.04% 2
North Lanarkshire -5 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Aberdeen - 2 £36,500 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) SLA
3 17 (51.52%) UNIX
4 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
5 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
5 14 (42.42%) NetApp
6 11 (33.33%) EMC
6 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 8 (24.24%) Citrix
8 7 (21.21%) CommVault
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco
8 7 (21.21%) CRM
8 7 (21.21%) Solaris
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (21.21%) NetBackup
8 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
8 7 (21.21%) Information Security
9 6 (18.18%) Degree
9 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (18.18%) jQuery
9 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (18.18%) HTML
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) SQL
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
9 6 (18.18%) ITIL
9 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 6 (18.18%) Law
10 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
10 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (9.09%) Wireless
2 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 6 (18.18%) Law
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) General Ledger
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Arabic Language
4 1 (3.03%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (24.24%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Information Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Business Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) E-Business Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Business Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Oracle Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Data Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Support Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) jQuery
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
1 6 (18.18%) CSS
2 5 (15.15%) XML
2 5 (15.15%) XSL
2 5 (15.15%) CSS3
2 5 (15.15%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) JSP
3 1 (3.03%) Servlets
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) JSTL
3 1 (3.03%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (15.15%) Blog
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) UNIX
2 7 (21.21%) Solaris
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) CRM
1 7 (21.21%) Information Security
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Workflow
3 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.15%) Release Management
3 5 (15.15%) Web Development
3 5 (15.15%) Business Development
3 5 (15.15%) Cash Management
3 5 (15.15%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.06%) Security Management
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) OCP
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) SLA
2 5 (15.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) NetBackup
1 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) NetApp
3 11 (33.33%) EMC
4 8 (24.24%) Citrix
5 7 (21.21%) CommVault
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle
6 5 (15.15%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
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