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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 184 165 198
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 12 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.30% 0.63% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.80% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 2
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
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
3277 3014 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 82.01% 78.86% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2682 2561 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
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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 - 7 £40,325 -
Aldershot - 1 £52,500 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (68.57%) Information Security
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 23 (65.71%) Management Information System
3 21 (60.00%) Windows
4 20 (57.14%) DNS
5 19 (54.29%) CEH
6 15 (42.86%) MySQL
7 13 (37.14%) CISSP
7 13 (37.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 13 (37.14%) Network Security
8 12 (34.29%) Cyber Security
8 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 12 (34.29%) DHCP
8 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
9 11 (31.43%) Oracle
9 11 (31.43%) SQL
9 11 (31.43%) Internet
9 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
9 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (31.43%) Degree
10 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
10 10 (28.57%) Wireshark
10 10 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
10 10 (28.57%) Security Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Snort
10 10 (28.57%) CESG
10 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (34.29%) Tomcat
2 10 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) DNS
2 13 (37.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (37.14%) Network Security
3 12 (34.29%) DHCP
4 11 (31.43%) Internet
5 10 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 10 (28.57%) tcpdump
6 9 (25.71%) LAN
6 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 8 (22.86%) HTTP
8 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.00%) FTP
8 7 (20.00%) SMTP
8 7 (20.00%) LDAP
9 6 (17.14%) Firewall
10 3 (8.57%) Wireless
10 3 (8.57%) DMZ
11 2 (5.71%) SSH
11 2 (5.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Law
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.86%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Security Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Security Specialist
3 10 (28.57%) Information Security Specialist
3 10 (28.57%) Information Specialist
4 9 (25.71%) Architect
4 9 (25.71%) Security Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Principal Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Forensic Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Principal Security Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Management Information System
2 10 (28.57%) Clustering
2 10 (28.57%) CESG
3 9 (25.71%) Kindle
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) Windows
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 9 (25.71%) Solaris
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Cyber Security
3 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 10 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 10 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 10 (28.57%) SIEM
4 10 (28.57%) Change Control
5 8 (22.86%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) CEH
2 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) CISSP
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (31.43%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
5 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 10 (28.57%) MCSE
5 10 (28.57%) CISM
5 10 (28.57%) GIAC
6 3 (8.57%) GCIA
6 3 (8.57%) GCIH
7 2 (5.71%) CCSE
7 2 (5.71%) CCNA
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (5.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 10 (28.57%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Sourcefire
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) i2
5 1 (2.86%) IBM