The first table below looks at the demand for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 159 137 177
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 29 48 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.70% 1.25% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.61% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 12
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3280 2973 3319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.98% 77.60% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2766 2416 2860
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £61,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Hampshire

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Southampton -6 22 £47,000 +4.44%
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 43 (76.79%) Penetration Testing
2 33 (58.93%) CEH
3 25 (44.64%) Finance
3 25 (44.64%) Security Testing
4 20 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 15 (26.79%) Information Security
6 14 (25.00%) Cyber Security
7 13 (23.21%) COSO
7 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
7 13 (23.21%) COBIT
7 13 (23.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (23.21%) Change Management
7 13 (23.21%) ITIL
8 12 (21.43%) Sourcefire
8 12 (21.43%) Wireshark
8 12 (21.43%) GIAC
8 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 12 (21.43%) tcpdump
8 12 (21.43%) SIEM
9 9 (16.07%) Change Control
9 9 (16.07%) Computer Forensics
9 9 (16.07%) Snort
9 9 (16.07%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
9 9 (16.07%) Internet
10 8 (14.29%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) Linux
11 7 (12.50%) LDAP
11 7 (12.50%) LAN
11 7 (12.50%) WAN

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Wireshark
1 12 (21.43%) tcpdump
2 9 (16.07%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (16.07%) Internet
3 7 (12.50%) LDAP
3 7 (12.50%) LAN
3 7 (12.50%) WAN
3 7 (12.50%) SMTP
3 7 (12.50%) FTP
3 7 (12.50%) HTTP
3 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (8.93%) Network Security
5 3 (5.36%) DMZ
6 1 (1.79%) Firewall
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Law
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Tester
1 30 (53.57%) Penetration Tester
2 17 (30.36%) Ethical Hacker
3 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 13 (23.21%) Security Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Analyst
5 9 (16.07%) Security Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Principal Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Principal Security Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Principal Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Security Specialist
8 1 (1.79%) Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) PKI
2 4 (7.14%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (44.64%) Security Testing
3 15 (26.79%) Information Security
4 14 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 13 (23.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (23.21%) ITIL
5 13 (23.21%) Change Management
6 12 (21.43%) SIEM
7 9 (16.07%) Change Control
7 9 (16.07%) Computer Forensics
7 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
8 7 (12.50%) OWASP
8 7 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 7 (12.50%) Security Management
9 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.71%) Low Latency
10 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.14%) Resource Management
12 3 (5.36%) Analytics
13 2 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) C#
1 1 (1.79%) Java
1 1 (1.79%) PHP
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (58.93%) CEH
2 12 (21.43%) GIAC
2 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) CHFI
4 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) GCIH
5 3 (5.36%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 13 (23.21%) COSO
2 13 (23.21%) COBIT
3 4 (7.14%) ISO 9001
4 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Sourcefire
2 7 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.79%) F5
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits, Flexitime
Posted: 19 days ago