The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 147 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
Ethical Hacking
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2191 1607 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.33% 86.49% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1359 1698
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Birmingham

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ethical Hacking
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (57.14%) ISMS
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CLAS

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Information Officer
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (57.14%) Security Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) ISMS
1 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001