The first table below looks at the demand for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1321 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.01% 76.36% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1070 1594
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Ethical Hacking
North West

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chester - 5 £60,000 -
Ethical Hacking
North West

Ethical Hacking
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) CEH
1 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) EnCE
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Security
1 5 (83.33%) Data Privacy
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Forensic Investigator
2 1 (16.67%) Security Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Application Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Security
1 5 (83.33%) Data Privacy
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) CEH
1 5 (83.33%) EnCE
2 3 (50.00%) Degree