The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.69% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
Ethical Hacking
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 159 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.88% 84.13% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 177 144 216
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Ethical Hacking
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) PKI
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacker
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 2 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware