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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 187 158 138
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 5 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.13% 0.71% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.89% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 32
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3037 3266 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.42% 79.97% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 2761 2451
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 24 April 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 -26 5 £55,000 +17.02%
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 8 (88.89%) Malware Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
2 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
2 8 (88.89%) Security Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Forensics
2 8 (88.89%) CEH
2 8 (88.89%) Sourcefire
2 8 (88.89%) Snort
2 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (88.89%) GIAC
3 6 (66.67%) Law
3 6 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Cyber Security
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) FTP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
1 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
1 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 3 (33.33%) LDAP
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) SMTP
2 3 (33.33%) FTP
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 6 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Forensics
2 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
2 8 (88.89%) Security Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 6 (66.67%) Cyber Security
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) GIAC
1 8 (88.89%) CEH
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Sourcefire
2 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm