The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank - 131 144
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.095% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £47,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.41%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
Ethical Hacking
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1809 1743 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.51% 83.00% 83.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1449 1720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified