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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethical Hacking
UK / Scotland
Rank 139 150 162
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.088% 0.30% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.33% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £63,750 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.77%

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
2047 2694 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.18% 90.71% 88.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1709 1770
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram 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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +26 2 £63,750 -
Ethical Hacking
UK

Ethical Hacking
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Internet of Things
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CEH

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Scientific Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared