Cybersecurity Specialist Jobs in Scotland

Cybersecurity Specialist
UK > Scotland

As of 22 June 2024, there is not enough information available from job vacancies posted within the last 6 months to determine the median Cybersecurity Specialist salary in Scotland.

6 months to
22 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 281 205 259
Rank change year-on-year -76 +54 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Specialist 1 10 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.015% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 7
10th Percentile - £54,051 £38,526
25th Percentile - £55,000 £42,066
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £58,000 £45,607
Median % change year-on-year - +27.17% -8.79%
75th Percentile - - -
90th Percentile - - £50,964
UK median annual salary £50,500 £58,000 £65,689
% change year-on-year -12.93% -11.70% -2.68%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 6,634 3,842 6,038
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 89.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,931 2,088 3,091
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.45% - +15.79%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,313 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £84,056 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Cybersecurity Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Cybersecurity Specialist in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Specialist in Scotland

Cybersecurity Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cybersecurity Specialist in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Specialist in Scotland

Cybersecurity Specialist
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Specialist within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh +21 1 - -
Cybersecurity Specialist
UK

Cybersecurity Specialist Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 June 2024, Cybersecurity Specialist job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 featuring Cybersecurity Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) OpenID
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) Okta
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 1 (100.00%) Onboarding

Cybersecurity Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) OpenID
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Onboarding
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Okta
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk