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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethical Hacking
London / City of London
Rank 218 254 309
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +55
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.15% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.17% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Median salary £110,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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
4350 5744 8741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.75% 88.86% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3942 5142 7545
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £86,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Law
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
1 6 (50.00%) VLAN
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) CEH
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) GIAC
3 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (25.00%) SANS
4 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Legal

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 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) Multicast
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) VXLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 4 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CEH
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) GIAC
3 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (25.00%) SANS
3 3 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (8.33%) ECSA
5 1 (8.33%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
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