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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 240 315 332
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.067% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.076% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
5628 9200 10618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.50% 87.64% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5122 7861 8763
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 (60.87%) CISSP
1 14 (60.87%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (43.48%) CEH
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Information Security
6 6 (26.09%) CISM
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) GCIH
6 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
6 6 (26.09%) SIEM
7 5 (21.74%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 5 (21.74%) Data Conversion
7 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (21.74%) EnCE
7 5 (21.74%) Ruby
7 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (21.74%) WSH
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) CCNP
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) VXLAN
8 4 (17.39%) CCMSE
8 4 (17.39%) CCNA

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) BGP
3 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
3 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
3 4 (17.39%) Fast Ethernet
3 4 (17.39%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 4 (17.39%) HSRP
3 4 (17.39%) IPsec
3 4 (17.39%) MPLS
3 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 4 (17.39%) OSPF
3 4 (17.39%) SNMP
3 4 (17.39%) TACACS
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) CISSP Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Ethical Hacker
2 5 (21.74%) Forensic Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Network Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Security Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Security Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Data Conversion
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Information Security
3 6 (26.09%) SIEM
4 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (13.04%) Security Management
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Computer Security
7 2 (8.70%) Fund Management
7 2 (8.70%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (4.35%) Threat Detection
8 1 (4.35%) Threat Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 5 (21.74%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CISSP
2 10 (43.48%) CEH
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) CISM
4 6 (26.09%) GCIH
5 5 (21.74%) CCNP
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (21.74%) EnCE
6 4 (17.39%) CCIE
6 4 (17.39%) CCMSE
6 4 (17.39%) CCNA
6 4 (17.39%) CCSA
6 4 (17.39%) CCSE
6 4 (17.39%) GIAC
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIA
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIP
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
7 3 (13.04%) CISA
7 3 (13.04%) OSCP
7 3 (13.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
4 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) vCloud
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) HP Fortify
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) F5
2 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
2 4 (17.39%) Juniper
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago