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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 169 170 177
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.031% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.040% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
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
3061 2498 2621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.09% 76.46% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2062 2245
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 22 August 2014. 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
Leicestershire +9 8 £62,500 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) CEH
1 24 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Wireless
2 19 (79.17%) GIAC
2 19 (79.17%) Objective-C
2 19 (79.17%) VoIP
2 19 (79.17%) VPN
2 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 19 (79.17%) PHP
2 19 (79.17%) C
2 19 (79.17%) PCI DSS
2 19 (79.17%) Open Source
2 19 (79.17%) GPEN
2 19 (79.17%) OSCP
2 19 (79.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (79.17%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (79.17%) CISMP
3 16 (66.67%) Information Management
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Retail
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
1 19 (79.17%) Wireless
1 19 (79.17%) VoIP
1 19 (79.17%) VPN
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Tester
2 18 (75.00%) Penetration Tester
3 13 (54.17%) Security Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (79.17%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (66.67%) Information Management
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) Objective-C
2 19 (79.17%) PHP
2 19 (79.17%) C
3 5 (20.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) CEH
2 19 (79.17%) GIAC
2 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 19 (79.17%) GPEN
2 19 (79.17%) OSCP
2 19 (79.17%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (79.17%) PCI DSS