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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 216 220 225
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +110.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
Ethical Hacking
South East

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
4319 4606 4452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.59% 84.16% 82.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3351 3193
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 2 £53,750 - 2
Reading -2 1 - -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethical Hacking.

1 9 (90.00%) CEH
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 6 (60.00%) CISSP
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) SANS
4 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Windows NT
5 4 (40.00%) SMTP
5 4 (40.00%) FTP
5 4 (40.00%) HTTP
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 4 (40.00%) SaaS
5 4 (40.00%) PKI
5 4 (40.00%) SSH
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Snort

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethical Hacking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) FTP
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) SMTP
4 4 (40.00%) SSH
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (10.00%) sqlmap
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Forensic Investigator
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Security
5 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (20.00%) Network Packet Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Network Packet Capture
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CEH
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) SANS
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) EnCE
5 2 (20.00%) GCIH
5 2 (20.00%) GIAC
5 2 (20.00%) OSCP
6 1 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) EnCase
1 2 (20.00%) FTK
2 1 (10.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Qualys
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) Coverity
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (10.00%) Veracode
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