Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 224 196
Rank change year-on-year +20 -28 +48
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 19 11 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.36% 0.19% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.21% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 50
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.69% -26.27%
10th Percentile £41,850 £38,300 £35,875
90th Percentile £81,250 £57,500 £62,683
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4789 5310 5773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.24% 91.05% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 3143 3607
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Scotland

Data Security
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Scotland

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Scotland

Data Security
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 12 £77,500 +47.62% 1
Glasgow +22 7 £48,500 +4.30%
Data Security
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (42.11%) IT Strategy
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) Information Security
4 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
5 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
5 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (31.58%) Taxonomies
5 6 (31.58%) Ontologies
5 6 (31.58%) Data Management
5 6 (31.58%) Teradata
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
5 6 (31.58%) CISSP
5 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 6 (31.58%) ERwin
5 6 (31.58%) Master Data Management
5 6 (31.58%) Kafka
5 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) Apache Spark
5 6 (31.58%) HBase
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (31.58%) Apache Spark
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
2 6 (31.58%) HBase
2 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) ERwin
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Data Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Data Architect
3 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (21.05%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Security Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Information Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (31.58%) Taxonomies
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (42.11%) IT Strategy
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Information Security
3 6 (31.58%) Data Management
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) Master Data Management
3 6 (31.58%) Ontologies
4 5 (26.32%) Cryptography
4 5 (26.32%) Data Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
4 5 (26.32%) Service Design
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) Privileged Access Management
5 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) CISSP
3 4 (21.05%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) COBIT
3 2 (10.53%) GDPR
3 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) IBM
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
1 6 (31.58%) Teradata
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
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