Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 229 211
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 9 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.018% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.044% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £61,250 £39,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £89,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%

Cyberattack is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,283 2,257 2,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.71% 40.81% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,514 1,386 1,150
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in Scotland

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cyberattack in Scotland

Cyberattack
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Edinburgh - 9 £47,500 -
Cyberattack
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Cyberattack 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 Cyberattack.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
4 4 (44.44%) SIEM
5 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Social Media
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
7 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (11.11%) CEH
7 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (11.11%) Law

Cyberattack
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Recruitment Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Recruitment Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
3 4 (44.44%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CEH
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System