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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 137 159 164
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.042% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.15% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £42,500 £36,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -44.23%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
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
2121 2754 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.44% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1744 1854
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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
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 10 December 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
Glasgow +17 1 £42,500 +17.24%
Ethical Hacking
UK

Ethical Hacking
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
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%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS