It’s time to de-risk cyber security recruitment

Cyber Security Recruitment

At Stott and May, we are specialists in the niches within the niche areas of cyber security recruitment allowing us to understand your strategy and tailor your search. We help accelerate our client’s talent acquisition processes by working collaboratively to offer targeted approach to cyber security recruitment, mapping out the market whilst providing a comprehensive range of insight from salary benchmarks through to the organisation charts of your closest competitors. Our established and scalable search processes offers our clients, ranging from end-user organisations to market leading software and consultancy vendors, complete confidence and predictability of result.

Here’s why clients typically engage with our Cyber Security practice:

  • You are experiencing a high volume of failed internal campaigns.
  • You are struggling to source candidates with niche cyber domain knowledge.
  • You are losing out on talent as a result of not understanding salary benchmarks.
  • You don’t have the brand to lure candidates away from established competitors.
  • You want to upskill internal talent acquisition teams on cyber security recruitment best practices.
  • You are making a strategic hire (CISO/Director of Security) and need complete confidence in your approach.
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Recently completed assignments

Director of Information Security


Data & Information Security Principal


Head of Security Architecture


Senior Sales Engineer


Regional Sales Director


Enterprise Account Manager

Check Point

It's time to find out what your peers are focused on

We’ve turned our lens on the trends, regulation and vital questions evolving within the cyber security space. In this report, we aim to give you a broad insight collected from the views of your peers within the industry.
I have known Stott and May for many years and they helped me in recruiting the right talent. They have a deep knowledge of the security market, as well as being embedded in the industry. They always clearly understood the specific requirements for the different roles they were searching for.
- Regional Sales Director, Blue Coat
I’ve really enjoyed working with Stott and May. They have supported me in recruiting senior sales account managers. They are highly experienced recruiters, very professional, discreet and focused. I strongly recommend them to anybody looking to expand.
- Enterprise Sales Director, Trend Micro
Working with Stott and May was refreshing. They were straight to the point, managed the recruitment process and were open to new ideas and approaches.
- European Director, Carbon Black
Stott and May were outstanding when I worked with them on my current role. A very straight forward, knowledgeable and no-nonsense approach made them a pleasure to deal with. What truly sets them apart is their industry knowledge. Thoroughly recommended.
- Director EMEA, Recorded Future

We help bleeding edge security vendors take the next step

Blue Coat engaged with Stott and May on ‘Project Capacity’. The goal of the project was to hire 23 sales and pre-sales professionals across EMEA to drive revenue and pipeline in regions such as but not limited to the Nordics, Benelux, France, Spain and Italy.

Where market understanding meets ability to execute

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Meet some of the Cyber Security practice

John Norris

Practice Lead - Cyber Security (Contracts)

Jack Ambrose

Managing Consultant

Stuart Mitchell

Managing Consultant