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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethical Hacking
South East / Berkshire
Rank 168 204 219
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 13 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,000 £53,400
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.77%

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
2947 4464 4718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.62% 86.81% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2297 3627 3449
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 February 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 February 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 - 5 - -
Reading +47 4 £50,000 -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 15 (88.24%) Firewall
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
1 15 (88.24%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (47.06%) HTTP
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (41.18%) Security Operations
3 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (41.18%) CISSP
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) CISM
4 6 (35.29%) Social Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) OWASP
4 6 (35.29%) CREST Certified
5 5 (29.41%) iSeries
5 5 (29.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (29.41%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) SMTP
5 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Solaris
5 5 (29.41%) C
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Cryptography
5 5 (29.41%) Content Management
5 5 (29.41%) Finance

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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) HTTP
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) SMTP
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
4 3 (17.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (35.29%) Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Operational Security Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Operations Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (11.76%) SOC Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (5.88%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Security Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Service Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (29.41%) iSeries
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Solaris
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
1 15 (88.24%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (47.06%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Security Operations
3 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (35.29%) OWASP
4 6 (35.29%) Social Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Content Management
5 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) Cryptography
5 5 (29.41%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) DoDAF
8 1 (5.88%) MODAF
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C
1 5 (29.41%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISM
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 6 (35.29%) CREST Certified
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) CISA
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) GCIA
5 1 (5.88%) GCIH
5 1 (5.88%) OSCP
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) SLA
3 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Grafana
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
2 3 (17.65%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) AlienVault
3 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm