The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 207 214 236
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.054% 0.055% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.075% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4065 3990 4408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.64% 72.78% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2779 3084 3713
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Ethical Hacking
South East

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
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 23 July 2014. 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
Slough - 2 £28,000 -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 6 (66.67%) CEH
3 6 (66.67%) GNVQ
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Android
3 6 (66.67%) iPhone
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) ACSP
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Acronis
3 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Support
2 4 (44.44%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 6 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 6 (66.67%) Android
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) GNVQ
2 6 (66.67%) ACSP
2 6 (66.67%) CEH
2 6 (66.67%) MCITP
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 2 (22.22%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Apple
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) Acronis