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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 178 163 200
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 16 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.41% 0.51% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.66% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 1
Average salary £40,163 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3066 3025 3086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.64% 76.60% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2448 2563 2638
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 July 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
Southampton +20 14 £40,163 +33.87% 2
Fareham - 2 - -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (67.44%) Information Security
2 25 (58.14%) CEH
3 24 (55.81%) Management Information System
4 21 (48.84%) Linux
5 19 (44.19%) Windows
6 18 (41.86%) DNS
6 18 (41.86%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (41.86%) Security Testing
7 16 (37.21%) Cyber Security
8 15 (34.88%) Network Security
9 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
9 14 (32.56%) tcpdump
9 14 (32.56%) Wireshark
9 14 (32.56%) SIEM
9 14 (32.56%) GIAC
10 13 (30.23%) Sourcefire
11 12 (27.91%) DHCP
11 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (27.91%) MySQL
11 12 (27.91%) Tomcat
12 11 (25.58%) Oracle
12 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 11 (25.58%) Internet
12 11 (25.58%) Snort
12 11 (25.58%) Computer Forensics
12 11 (25.58%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
12 11 (25.58%) Change Control
13 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
13 10 (23.26%) Degree

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.91%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) DNS
2 15 (34.88%) Network Security
3 14 (32.56%) tcpdump
3 14 (32.56%) Wireshark
4 12 (27.91%) DHCP
5 11 (25.58%) Internet
5 11 (25.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (23.26%) LAN
6 10 (23.26%) WAN
7 8 (18.60%) SMTP
7 8 (18.60%) LDAP
7 8 (18.60%) FTP
7 8 (18.60%) HTTP
7 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.98%) Firewall
8 3 (6.98%) DMZ
9 2 (4.65%) WLAN
9 2 (4.65%) Wireless
9 2 (4.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) MySQL
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Law
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) Security Analyst
3 13 (30.23%) Security Architect
3 13 (30.23%) Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Information Specialist
4 10 (23.26%) Information Security Specialist
4 10 (23.26%) Security Specialist
5 6 (13.95%) Principal Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (9.30%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Ethical Hacker
7 3 (6.98%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Forensic Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Kindle
2 10 (23.26%) CESG
2 10 (23.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (23.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Information Security
2 18 (41.86%) Penetration Testing
2 18 (41.86%) Security Testing
3 16 (37.21%) Cyber Security
4 14 (32.56%) SIEM
5 11 (25.58%) Computer Forensics
5 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
5 11 (25.58%) Change Control
6 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Information Assurance
7 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
10 2 (4.65%) Service Management
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.65%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
10 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) CEH
2 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) GIAC
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (23.26%) Degree
4 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
4 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
4 10 (23.26%) CISM
4 10 (23.26%) CISSP
4 10 (23.26%) MCSE
5 5 (11.63%) GCIH
6 3 (6.98%) GCIA
7 2 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) MCP
7 2 (4.65%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Snort
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Sourcefire
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) LogRhythm
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) F5
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 75k per year + £7k Shift Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago