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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 238 290 322
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +32
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.034% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.039% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £70,000 £62,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £66,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
5309 7650 9725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.27% 87.32% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4848 6579 8090
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 14 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (55.00%) CISSP
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) CEH
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) CISM
5 7 (35.00%) GIAC
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Network Security
6 6 (30.00%) vCloud
6 6 (30.00%) Multicast
6 6 (30.00%) IPsec
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (30.00%) VXLAN
7 5 (25.00%) SANS
7 5 (25.00%) Citrix
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Information Security
7 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (25.00%) VLAN
7 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) IPsec
2 6 (30.00%) Multicast
2 6 (30.00%) Network Security
2 6 (30.00%) VXLAN
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (20.00%) Fast Ethernet
4 4 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 4 (20.00%) HSRP
4 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (20.00%) MPLS
4 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) SNMP
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Billing
2 4 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Security Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Information Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (25.00%) Information Security
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (20.00%) SIEM
3 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Data Security
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Fund Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CEH
3 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) CISM
4 7 (35.00%) GIAC
5 5 (25.00%) SANS
6 4 (20.00%) CCIE
6 4 (20.00%) CCMSE
6 4 (20.00%) CCNA
6 4 (20.00%) CCNP
6 4 (20.00%) CCSA
6 4 (20.00%) CCSE
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (20.00%) JNCIA
6 4 (20.00%) JNCIP
6 4 (20.00%) JNCIS
7 3 (15.00%) CISA
7 3 (15.00%) OSCP
8 2 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) F5
5 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (20.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
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