The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 165 163 148
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 1 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.030% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
Ethical Hacking
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Scotland region.

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Scotland

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 1 £40,000 - 1
Ethical Hacking
UK

Ethical Hacking
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethical Hacking.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethical Hacking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago