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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 298 330 327
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.10% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Average salary £41,250 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £87,500 £111,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £40,325 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+27.09% -23.19%
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
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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 (61.11%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) CEH
3 7 (38.89%) Information Security
3 7 (38.89%) CISSP
3 7 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) CISM
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security Management
5 5 (27.78%) Security Management
5 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) CISA
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless Security
5 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) GPEN
5 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
5 5 (27.78%) Line Management
5 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 2 (11.11%) COBIT
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) MCSE
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless Security
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Security Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Test Team Leader
2 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 5 (27.78%) IT Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Information Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Security Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (38.89%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Line Management
2 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Management
2 5 (27.78%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) OWASP
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CEH
2 7 (38.89%) CISSP
3 6 (33.33%) CISM
4 5 (27.78%) CISA
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) GPEN
5 1 (5.56%) OSCP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
City of London
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Salary: competitive
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