The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 227 259 325
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +66
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.094% 0.072% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.082% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £92,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £45,500 £63,650
10% offered a salary of more than £106,500 £75,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
Ethical Hacking
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4616 6084 9403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.88% 88.02% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 5369 8124
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Ethical Hacking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in the City of London

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Law
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
3 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
3 5 (38.46%) CEH
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) GIAC
4 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (30.77%) SANS
5 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Legal
5 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
3 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) Multicast
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) VXLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Law
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Information Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
2 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
5 2 (15.38%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) DRM
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) CEH
3 4 (30.77%) GIAC
3 4 (30.77%) SANS
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
4 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
5 1 (7.69%) ECSA
5 1 (7.69%) GPEN
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vCloud
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk
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