The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 101 126 112
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.078% 0.054% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.062% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Ethical Hacking
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016. 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
Knutsford - 1 £52,500 -
Ethical Hacking
North West

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 5 (71.43%) OSCP
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (71.43%) Social Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Tigerscheme
2 5 (71.43%) CREST Certified
2 5 (71.43%) Web Filtering
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
4 2 (28.57%) Fintech
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Online Betting
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of IT
1 3 (42.86%) Head of IT Security
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Security
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Engineering Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fintech
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 5 (71.43%) Social Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Web Filtering
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CREST Certified
2 5 (71.43%) OSCP
2 5 (71.43%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS