The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 185 146 178
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +32
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 4 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 1.00% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 18
Average salary £55,000 £63,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +59.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
Ethical Hacking
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3073 2595 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.01% 79.33% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2652 2134 2751
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram 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 26 January 2015. 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 0 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Portsmouth - 1 £80,000 -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) Information Assurance
3 9 (64.29%) SIEM
4 8 (57.14%) Change Control
4 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
4 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 8 (57.14%) Computer Forensics
4 8 (57.14%) Sourcefire
4 8 (57.14%) Snort
4 8 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 8 (57.14%) GIAC
5 6 (42.86%) HTTP
5 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) SMTP
6 5 (35.71%) Solaris
6 5 (35.71%) LDAP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 8 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 6 (42.86%) HTTP
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) FTP
5 5 (35.71%) LDAP
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) SMTP
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 1 (7.14%) Wireless
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Arabic Language
2 1 (7.14%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Forensic Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) Kindle
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Information Assurance
2 9 (64.29%) SIEM
3 8 (57.14%) Change Control
3 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 8 (57.14%) Computer Forensics
4 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) GIAC
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 4 (28.57%) GCIA
4 4 (28.57%) GCIH
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Snort
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) i2