Threat Intelligence Jobs in Scotland

Threat Intelligence
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Threat Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Threat Intelligence over the 6 months to 22 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 239 213 235
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 -62
Permanent jobs citing Threat Intelligence 43 7 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.64% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
10th Percentile - £39,294 £30,600
25th Percentile £46,306 £40,848 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,557 £47,659 £50,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.21% -5.63% +9.78%
75th Percentile £86,904 £48,965 £55,000
90th Percentile £109,762 £49,336 £90,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -4.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

Threat Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,175 4,297 5,439
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 92.10% 94.38% 91.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,396 2,134 2,829
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,017 £31,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,813 £40,606
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +15.79%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £68,275
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Threat Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Threat Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Threat Intelligence in Scotland

Threat Intelligence
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Threat Intelligence in Scotland.

Salary trend for Threat Intelligence in Scotland

Threat Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Threat Intelligence in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Threat Intelligence in Scotland

Threat Intelligence
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Threat Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 May 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 +76 42 £47,557 -0.32%
Glasgow - 1 £120,000 - 2
Threat Intelligence
UK

Threat Intelligence
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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (48.84%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 40 (93.02%) SaaS
2 21 (48.84%) Amazon S3
2 21 (48.84%) Amazon SQS
2 21 (48.84%) AWS
2 21 (48.84%) GCP
2 21 (48.84%) Google Docs
2 21 (48.84%) Lucidchart
2 21 (48.84%) Miro
2 21 (48.84%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) Big Data
1 21 (48.84%) Elasticsearch
1 21 (48.84%) Hadoop
1 21 (48.84%) Redis
1 21 (48.84%) Scylla
General
1 36 (83.72%) Social Skills
2 18 (41.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 14 (32.56%) Military
4 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Law
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Principal Engineer
1 26 (60.47%) Principal Software Engineer
1 26 (60.47%) Software Engineer
2 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Senior
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Cyber Threat Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) GraphQL
1 21 (48.84%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Algorithms
1 21 (48.84%) Data Structures
2 5 (11.63%) Cloud Native
2 5 (11.63%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.98%) Cyber Threat
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Mac OS X
2 14 (32.56%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 41 (95.35%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (60.47%) Computer Security
3 26 (60.47%) Data Science
3 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
4 21 (48.84%) High Availability
4 21 (48.84%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (48.84%) User Experience
4 21 (48.84%) UX Research
5 15 (34.88%) Incident Response
5 15 (34.88%) Security Operations
6 14 (32.56%) Actionable Insight
6 14 (32.56%) Customer Service
6 14 (32.56%) DevOps
6 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
6 14 (32.56%) Malware Analysis
6 14 (32.56%) Open Source
6 14 (32.56%) Resource Management
6 14 (32.56%) Service Delivery
6 14 (32.56%) Situational Awareness
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Bash
1 21 (48.84%) Go
1 21 (48.84%) Java
1 21 (48.84%) Python
1 21 (48.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) CISM
1 15 (34.88%) CISSP
2 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 14 (32.56%) GCIA
2 14 (32.56%) GCIH
2 14 (32.56%) GREM
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Dell
2 21 (48.84%) Google