The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethical Hacking
South East / Berkshire
Rank 181 215 224
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3124 4487 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.57% 85.97% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 3637 3291
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Ethical Hacking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Berkshire region.

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Berkshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 4 - -
Reading +36 1 £75,000 -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 10 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) CREST Certified
4 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (45.45%) Social Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (45.45%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) CISM
4 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) SMTP
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Content Management
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) VMware

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 4 (36.36%) SMTP
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Operational Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SOC Manager
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Service Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
1 5 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) iSeries
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Information Security
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (45.45%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Social Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (36.36%) Content Management
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) OWASP
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Microservices
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
1 5 (45.45%) CREST Certified
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) GCIA
4 1 (9.09%) GCIH
4 1 (9.09%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) AlienVault
2 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
2 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
2 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm