The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 92 100
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £77,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.90% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.94%  

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1138 1103 1239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.85% 91.61% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 695 629 755
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Data Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Edinburgh

Data Security
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (42.86%) IBM
4 6 (42.86%) ERwin
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 6 (42.86%) Data Management
4 6 (42.86%) Teradata
4 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Apache Hive
4 6 (42.86%) Taxonomies
4 6 (42.86%) Ontologies
4 6 (42.86%) HBase
4 6 (42.86%) Kafka
4 6 (42.86%) Master Data Management
4 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (42.86%) Apache Spark
4 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
5 5 (35.71%) Service Design
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) Data Architecture

Data Security
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 6 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 6 (42.86%) HBase
2 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) ERwin
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Data Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Data Architect
2 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Taxonomies
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Data Management
2 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 6 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 6 (42.86%) Ontologies
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Data Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
3 5 (35.71%) Service Design
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
4 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CISM
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) COBIT
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
1 6 (42.86%) Teradata
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk