Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 215 223
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 5 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.091% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Scotland median annual salary £61,250 £30,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.17% -66.67% +125.00%
10th Percentile £49,000 £21,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £45,000 £96,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -8.70% +15.00%

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 2,266 2,187 2,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.32% 41.01% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,542 1,332 1,270
Scotland median annual salary £48,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.53% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £66,325
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberattack in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 20 August 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 -3 5 £61,250 +104.17% 1
Cyberattack
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System