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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 304 324 321
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.081% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.097% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Average salary £30,000 £48,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -30.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
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
8872 10353 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.14% 83.62% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7566 8532 8703
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) CEH
3 7 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (41.18%) CISSP
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Information Security
4 6 (35.29%) CISM
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) CISA
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless Security
5 5 (29.41%) GPEN
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
6 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Line Management
6 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
6 4 (23.53%) Security Management
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) COBIT
8 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
8 1 (5.88%) OWASP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless Security
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Test Team Leader
1 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
1 5 (29.41%) Security Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Security Manager
1 5 (29.41%) IT Security Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) IT Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Information Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) OWASP
6 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CEH
2 7 (41.18%) CISSP
3 6 (35.29%) CISM
4 5 (29.41%) CISA
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) GPEN
5 1 (5.88%) OSCP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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