Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 126 144
Rank change year-on-year -13 +18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 17 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.59% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.56% -25.91%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,250 £35,025
90th Percentile £81,350 £57,625 £51,075
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +66.67% -45.45%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,542 2,191 2,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.32% 93.19% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,621 1,376 1,456
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 9 (52.94%) GDPR
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Information Security
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
4 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) CISSP
6 4 (23.53%) CISM
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (23.53%) Data Privacy
7 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 3 (17.65%) Android
7 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
7 3 (17.65%) Data Management
7 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Security Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) ISEB

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Data Protection Officer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Information Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
3 2 (11.76%) SCADA
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (23.53%) Data Privacy
4 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CISM
1 4 (23.53%) CISSP
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CISMP
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.76%) SANS
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) GDPR
2 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) PMO
4 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Saba
2 1 (5.88%) iManage
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Mitel
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin