The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 163 - 190
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 7 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £55,000 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 - £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Ethical Hacking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2746 2706 3167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.60% 84.77% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2097 2223 2577
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the East Midlands region.

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 5 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £37,250 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) GIAC
2 5 (50.00%) GCIH
2 5 (50.00%) Snort
2 5 (50.00%) Splunk
2 5 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (50.00%) SANS
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) CISA
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) Qualys
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) Imperva
5 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (20.00%) Rapid7
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) GREM
6 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
6 1 (10.00%) ECIH

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Data Security
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) GCIH
2 5 (50.00%) GIAC
2 5 (50.00%) SANS
3 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) CEH
4 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ECIH
4 1 (10.00%) GCFA
4 1 (10.00%) GREM
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
4 1 (10.00%) HND
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (30.00%) Qualys
3 2 (20.00%) Imperva
3 2 (20.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware