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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 113 62
Rank change year-on-year +17 -51  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 7 2 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.16% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.17% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 38
Median salary £48,500 £39,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.01% -5.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £39,150 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £40,350 £58,628
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,548
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.81%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1109 1200 1145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.49% 93.97% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 713 617 723
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Cryptography
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (28.57%) GDPR
5 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Threat Management
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Incident Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cryptography
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Threat Management
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS