Cyber Scotland Week 2019

This week is #CyberScotWeek19! To coincide with this week, NPFS are delighted to be launching their ‘Cyber Security Careers’ Nutshell, created in partnership with Skills Development Scotland. Our Nutshell is a starter for you to speak to your young person about options for future work. To read it click here.

• Cyber security is one of the fastest growing industries in Scotland.
• Average salary is £51,200 a year, more than double the Scotland average.
• Fantastic opportunities for everyone: Your child doesn’t need to be a technical whizz to work in cyber security.

There are loads of events across Scotland this week to showcase careers within the industry and for you and your children to learn more about this fast changing sector. Click here to see the events near you.

John Swinney, Deputy First Minister of Scotland and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, said that Cyber Scotland Week is “the perfect opportunity to showcase the innovative and exciting work that is happening across the sector.” Make sure you read our nutshell and have a look at the events across Scotland so that you don’t miss out!