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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 304 333 316
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.063% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.076% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £81,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -26.60%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
9036 10459 9506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.08% 82.83% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7602 8729 8306
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,483 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CEH
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Line Management
3 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
4 4 (33.33%) GPEN
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 4 (33.33%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Forensic Investigator
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Line Management
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
1 6 (50.00%) CEH
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) GPEN
3 4 (33.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) OSCP
4 1 (8.33%) GCIH
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) EnCE
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
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