Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 135 158
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.043% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.046% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +21.79% -7.14% -19.23%

Data Security 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 2456 2158 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.93% 92.54% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1405 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.05% +2.98%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,540 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 November 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 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
1 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
1 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Design
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) MCDBA
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata