Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 140 141
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 14 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.80% 0.43% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.45% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 3
Glasgow median annual salary £41,000 £36,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.33% -10.98% +3.80%
10th Percentile £38,000 £30,375 £27,750
90th Percentile £48,500 £47,925 £45,600
Scotland median annual salary £41,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.81% -12.94% +7.59%

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 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 1,989 2,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.58% 94.27% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,128 1,422 1,376
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% -2.11% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,115 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Glasgow

Data Security
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Glasgow

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Glasgow over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) SaaS
2 7 (50.00%) AWS
3 6 (42.86%) Office 365
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 5 (35.71%) IaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Azure
4 5 (35.71%) OneDrive
4 5 (35.71%) CASB
4 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 4 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) CISA
6 3 (21.43%) CISM
6 3 (21.43%) ACCA
6 3 (21.43%) CISSP
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps

Data Security
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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) SaaS
2 7 (50.00%) AWS
3 6 (42.86%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) Azure
4 5 (35.71%) IaaS
4 5 (35.71%) OneDrive
4 5 (35.71%) PaaS
5 3 (21.43%) Serverless
6 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Security Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Advisor
3 3 (21.43%) Security Advisor
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Data Privacy
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Due Diligence
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Chat Support
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ACCA
2 3 (21.43%) CISA
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) CASB
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Mitel
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam