The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 323 312 334
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.034% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.043% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £60,000 £81,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.60% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,300 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £111,750 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10249 9345 10942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.28% 79.65% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8536 8176 9931
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Ethical Hacking
London

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 25 (86.21%) CISSP
2 21 (72.41%) Information Security
3 19 (65.52%) CEH
3 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (51.72%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 13 (44.83%) GIAC
6 11 (37.93%) Network Security
7 9 (31.03%) Law
7 9 (31.03%) Legal
8 8 (27.59%) CESG
8 8 (27.59%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (27.59%) Local Government
8 8 (27.59%) RMADS
8 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS
8 8 (27.59%) CA
8 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
8 8 (27.59%) CISA
8 8 (27.59%) CISM
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 4 (13.79%) Project Management
10 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
11 3 (10.34%) Banking
11 3 (10.34%) Advertising
11 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) COBIT

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
General
1 9 (31.03%) Law
1 9 (31.03%) Legal
2 8 (27.59%) Local Government
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Advertising
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Security Specialist
2 9 (31.03%) Information Security Specialist
2 9 (31.03%) Information Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Ethical Hacker
5 2 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) CESG
1 8 (27.59%) CESG CLAS
1 8 (27.59%) RMADS
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) PMI
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Information Security
2 15 (51.72%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) BCP
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) CISSP
2 19 (65.52%) CEH
3 13 (44.83%) GIAC
4 8 (27.59%) CISA
4 8 (27.59%) CISM
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
7 2 (6.90%) GPEN
7 2 (6.90%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.34%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
1 8 (27.59%) CA
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
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