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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 153 166 173
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.031% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.035% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £27,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Ethical Hacking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £27,500 -
Ethical Hacking
UK

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking 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 Ethical Hacking.

1 11 (84.62%) Splunk
1 11 (84.62%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Security Operations
2 10 (76.92%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Security Architecture
2 10 (76.92%) CISSP
3 9 (69.23%) CISM
3 9 (69.23%) IIS
3 9 (69.23%) CEH
3 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (69.23%) CHFI
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Performance Management
3 9 (69.23%) PCI DSS
3 9 (69.23%) Portfolio Management
3 9 (69.23%) ArcSight
3 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (69.23%) IISP
3 9 (69.23%) ECSA
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Ethical Hacking
Top Related 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 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Security Consultant
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Blog
4 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Security Architecture
1 10 (76.92%) Security Operations
2 9 (69.23%) Performance Management
2 9 (69.23%) Portfolio Management
2 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
5 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) DRM
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) CEH
2 9 (69.23%) CHFI
2 9 (69.23%) CISM
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) ECSA
2 9 (69.23%) IISP
3 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (69.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Splunk
2 9 (69.23%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow