The first table below looks at the demand for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1972 1798 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.33% 75.71% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1582 1523 1797
Average salary £44,500 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,762 £32,000 £28,125
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Ethical Hacking
East of England

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ethical Hacking
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) IT Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory