Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for CSIRT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CSIRT over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 222 219
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +14
Permanent jobs citing CSIRT 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.019% 0.036% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Scotland median annual salary £75,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £70,000 - £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 - £47,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -16.00% -

CSIRT is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 621 484 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.56% 8.76% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 415 285 223
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.94% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,100 £29,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

CSIRT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for CSIRT in Scotland

CSIRT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for CSIRT in Scotland

CSIRT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSIRT within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Glasgow -2 1 £75,000 -
CSIRT
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing CSIRT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CSIRT.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

CSIRT
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Incident Response Team