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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 67 100 91
Rank change year-on-year +33 -9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 60 9 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.45% 0.64% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 0.70% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 2
10th Percentile £32,625 £35,650 -
25th Percentile £41,000 £36,625 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £38,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +66.23% -26.67% +76.47%
75th Percentile £78,750 £56,875 £53,750
90th Percentile £83,125 £67,750 -
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,633 1,279 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.96% 91.62% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 808 860 676
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,386 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £54,375
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% +1.05% +5.56%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Glasgow

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Protection in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Data Protection in Glasgow

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 26 (43.33%) Risk Management
2 23 (38.33%) CISSP
3 18 (30.00%) Finance
3 18 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (28.33%) Azure
4 17 (28.33%) Information Security
5 15 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (25.00%) NIST
6 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
6 14 (23.33%) SQL
6 14 (23.33%) ITIL
7 13 (21.67%) Time Management
8 12 (20.00%) REST
8 12 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (20.00%) CISM
8 12 (20.00%) Security Management
8 12 (20.00%) DevOps
9 11 (18.33%) Data Privacy
9 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
9 11 (18.33%) SDLC
9 11 (18.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 11 (18.33%) Resource Allocation
9 11 (18.33%) CI/CD
9 11 (18.33%) DataOps
9 11 (18.33%) Publishing
9 11 (18.33%) Business Continuity
9 11 (18.33%) CISA
9 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (18.33%) Agile

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (11.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Azure
2 5 (8.33%) AWS
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.33%) SaaS
6 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
1 7 (11.67%) LAN
1 7 (11.67%) WAN
2 6 (10.00%) DHCP
2 6 (10.00%) DNS
2 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.67%) IPsec
3 4 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 4 (6.67%) VoIP
4 2 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.67%) NX-OS
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
1 7 (11.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Mocha
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Publishing
3 10 (16.67%) Social Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Banking
5 5 (8.33%) Legal
6 4 (6.67%) Law
7 2 (3.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 11 (18.33%) Senior Manager
3 5 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (8.33%) Python Team Leader
3 5 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (6.67%) Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Information Security Risk Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 4 (6.67%) IT Risk Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (3.33%) Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (3.33%) Junior
5 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) REST
2 8 (13.33%) React
3 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.67%) Django
3 7 (11.67%) SAML
4 4 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (6.67%) Spring
4 4 (6.67%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.67%) Chai
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) CSS3
5 1 (1.67%) Express
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.67%) Jest
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (6.67%) Clustering
3 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Risk Management
2 17 (28.33%) Information Security
3 15 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (23.33%) ITIL
5 13 (21.67%) Time Management
6 12 (20.00%) DevOps
6 12 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Security Management
7 11 (18.33%) Agile
7 11 (18.33%) Business Continuity
7 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.33%) CI/CD
7 11 (18.33%) Data Privacy
7 11 (18.33%) DataOps
7 11 (18.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (18.33%) Performance Management
7 11 (18.33%) Resource Allocation
7 11 (18.33%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (18.33%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (18.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) Python
3 4 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (38.33%) CISSP
2 12 (20.00%) CISM
3 11 (18.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (18.33%) CISA
3 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (25.00%) NIST
3 11 (18.33%) COBIT
3 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 11 (18.33%) QA
4 4 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (6.67%) GDPR
5 2 (3.33%) Good Clinical Practice
6 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Okta
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (3.33%) Meraki
4 2 (3.33%) Ubiquiti
4 2 (3.33%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.67%) Arista
5 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.67%) F5
5 1 (1.67%) Juniper
5 1 (1.67%) Symantec