The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 513 642 666
Rank change year-on-year
+129 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 124 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.12% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 107 25 41
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £41,413
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +26.77%
Ethical Hacking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35508 39229 43672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.66% 87.75% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30774 32941 36259
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Ethical Hacking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in London

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in London

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in London

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +64 12 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £102,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £55,000 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 114 (50.44%) CISSP
2 113 (50.00%) CEH
3 106 (46.90%) Penetration Testing
4 95 (42.04%) Information Security
5 77 (34.07%) Firewall
6 69 (30.53%) Network Security
7 68 (30.09%) Finance
8 59 (26.11%) SIEM
9 58 (25.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 58 (25.66%) Degree
10 56 (24.78%) Cybersecurity
11 54 (23.89%) CISM
12 49 (21.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 48 (21.24%) CREST Certified
14 47 (20.80%) Vulnerability Management
15 45 (19.91%) GIAC
16 43 (19.03%) PCI DSS
17 41 (18.14%) GCIH
18 40 (17.70%) C++
18 40 (17.70%) Security Architecture
19 39 (17.26%) Java
19 39 (17.26%) Windows
20 38 (16.81%) Data Centre
21 35 (15.49%) Cisco
22 34 (15.04%) Security Cleared
22 34 (15.04%) Security Operations
23 33 (14.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
24 31 (13.72%) Security Testing
25 30 (13.27%) Metasploit
26 29 (12.83%) Project Management

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.19%) IIS
2 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (2.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.65%) SaaS
2 4 (1.77%) IaaS
2 4 (1.77%) PaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (34.07%) Firewall
2 69 (30.53%) Network Security
3 24 (10.62%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (10.62%) TCP/IP
4 22 (9.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (9.29%) Wireless
6 20 (8.85%) Internet
7 14 (6.19%) SSL
8 11 (4.87%) DNS
8 11 (4.87%) VPN
9 9 (3.98%) tcpdump
9 9 (3.98%) Wireshark
10 8 (3.54%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.65%) DHCP
11 6 (2.65%) HSRP
11 6 (2.65%) Multicast
11 6 (2.65%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.65%) Reverse Proxy
11 6 (2.65%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.77%) Big Data
3 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (13.27%) Metasploit
2 18 (7.96%) Burp Suite
3 10 (4.42%) sqlmap
General
1 68 (30.09%) Finance
2 27 (11.95%) Banking
3 19 (8.41%) Legal
4 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.65%) Billing
6 5 (2.21%) Law
7 4 (1.77%) Brand Awareness
7 4 (1.77%) Publishing
8 3 (1.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (20.35%) Analyst
2 43 (19.03%) Security Analyst
3 37 (16.37%) Consultant
3 37 (16.37%) Penetration Tester
3 37 (16.37%) Tester
4 34 (15.04%) Security Engineer
5 30 (13.27%) Security Consultant
6 22 (9.73%) Incident Manager
7 19 (8.41%) Security Manager
8 18 (7.96%) Architect
8 18 (7.96%) Security Architect
8 18 (7.96%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (7.52%) Incident Analyst
10 16 (7.08%) Senior Security Analyst
11 15 (6.64%) SIEM Analyst
12 14 (6.19%) Ethical Hacker
12 14 (6.19%) Network Engineer
12 14 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (6.19%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (6.19%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.85%) .NET
2 5 (2.21%) WSH
3 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 33 (14.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 28 (12.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 27 (11.95%) Management Information System
5 26 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (8.85%) Cyberthreat
7 16 (7.08%) Computer Science
8 15 (6.64%) Mobile App
9 13 (5.75%) Blog
9 13 (5.75%) Client/Server
9 13 (5.75%) PMI
10 11 (4.87%) PKI
11 6 (2.65%) SCADA
12 5 (2.21%) Cryptography
12 5 (2.21%) Data Conversion
13 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (1.33%) Cybercrime
14 3 (1.33%) Social Media
14 3 (1.33%) Spread Betting
15 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.26%) Windows
2 25 (11.06%) Linux
3 18 (7.96%) Unix
4 13 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.65%) FreeBSD
6 6 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.65%) Solaris
6 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.21%) Kali Linux
8 4 (1.77%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.88%) Android
9 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (46.90%) Penetration Testing
2 95 (42.04%) Information Security
3 59 (26.11%) SIEM
4 56 (24.78%) Cybersecurity
5 49 (21.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 47 (20.80%) Vulnerability Management
7 40 (17.70%) Security Architecture
8 34 (15.04%) Security Operations
9 31 (13.72%) Security Testing
10 29 (12.83%) Project Management
11 28 (12.39%) ITIL
12 25 (11.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 19 (8.41%) PRINCE2
14 16 (7.08%) OWASP
15 15 (6.64%) TOGAF
16 14 (6.19%) Performance Management
16 14 (6.19%) Portfolio Management
17 13 (5.75%) CRM
17 13 (5.75%) ITSM
17 13 (5.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.70%) C++
2 39 (17.26%) Java
3 29 (12.83%) C#
4 27 (11.95%) Python
5 20 (8.85%) PHP
6 19 (8.41%) Ruby
6 19 (8.41%) SQL
7 16 (7.08%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.19%) C
8 14 (6.19%) Perl
9 12 (5.31%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.87%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.54%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 114 (50.44%) CISSP
2 113 (50.00%) CEH
3 58 (25.66%) Degree
4 54 (23.89%) CISM
5 48 (21.24%) CREST Certified
6 45 (19.91%) GIAC
7 41 (18.14%) GCIH
8 34 (15.04%) Security Cleared
9 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (12.39%) OSCP
11 23 (10.18%) SANS
12 22 (9.73%) CCNA
13 20 (8.85%) CHFI
14 19 (8.41%) ECSA
15 16 (7.08%) CHECK Team Leader
16 15 (6.64%) GCIA
17 14 (6.19%) CLAS
17 14 (6.19%) IISP
18 13 (5.75%) CISA
18 13 (5.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (25.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (19.03%) PCI DSS
3 21 (9.29%) QA
4 13 (5.75%) COBIT
5 6 (2.65%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.44%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (4.42%) Snort
2 9 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.65%) vCloud
4 2 (0.88%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (9.73%) Nessus
2 13 (5.75%) Nmap
3 6 (2.65%) EnCase
4 5 (2.21%) Nexpose
5 4 (1.77%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.88%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.44%) Ansible
7 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (15.49%) Cisco
2 27 (11.95%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.85%) ArcSight
4 19 (8.41%) CheckPoint
5 16 (7.08%) Splunk
6 13 (5.75%) Remedy
7 11 (4.87%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.42%) FireEye
8 10 (4.42%) Palo Alto
9 9 (3.98%) Trustwave
9 9 (3.98%) VMware
10 8 (3.54%) Aruba
10 8 (3.54%) Meraki
11 6 (2.65%) Citrix
11 6 (2.65%) F5
11 6 (2.65%) Fortinet
11 6 (2.65%) Intel Security
11 6 (2.65%) Juniper
12 4 (1.77%) Sourcefire
13 2 (0.88%) Sophos
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
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Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
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Salary: £450 - £550 per day
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
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