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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 511 614 633
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 114 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 102 29 51
Median salary £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
35272 39059 42435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.55% 87.94% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30565 32775 35242
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 28 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 28 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 +65 7 £55,000 +83.33% 3
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 28 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.

1 109 (50.70%) CEH
2 102 (47.44%) CISSP
3 101 (46.98%) Penetration Testing
4 85 (39.53%) Information Security
5 75 (34.88%) Firewall
6 72 (33.49%) Network Security
7 67 (31.16%) Finance
8 61 (28.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 58 (26.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 52 (24.19%) CISM
11 51 (23.72%) SIEM
12 50 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
12 50 (23.26%) Degree
13 49 (22.79%) CREST Certified
14 41 (19.07%) GIAC
14 41 (19.07%) Cisco
15 40 (18.60%) C++
15 40 (18.60%) Security Architecture
15 40 (18.60%) Data Centre
16 39 (18.14%) PCI DSS
16 39 (18.14%) Windows
17 37 (17.21%) Java
17 37 (17.21%) Security Cleared
18 36 (16.74%) Vulnerability Management
19 31 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
19 31 (14.42%) OSCP
20 30 (13.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 30 (13.95%) Project Management
20 30 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
21 29 (13.49%) Banking

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 11 (5.12%) IIS
2 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.19%) SaaS
2 7 (3.26%) IaaS
2 7 (3.26%) PaaS
3 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (34.88%) Firewall
2 72 (33.49%) Network Security
3 30 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (11.16%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (9.77%) TCP/IP
5 21 (9.77%) Wireless
6 18 (8.37%) Internet
7 16 (7.44%) SSL
8 14 (6.51%) VPN
9 11 (5.12%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (3.26%) DNS
11 6 (2.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.79%) DHCP
11 6 (2.79%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.79%) HSRP
11 6 (2.79%) MPLS
11 6 (2.79%) Multicast
11 6 (2.79%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.79%) SNMP
11 6 (2.79%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.40%) Big Data
2 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (10.23%) Metasploit
2 19 (8.84%) Burp Suite
3 9 (4.19%) sqlmap
General
1 67 (31.16%) Finance
2 29 (13.49%) Banking
3 14 (6.51%) Legal
4 6 (2.79%) Billing
5 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.86%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (1.86%) Publishing
7 3 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (20.00%) Analyst
2 40 (18.60%) Security Analyst
3 37 (17.21%) Penetration Tester
3 37 (17.21%) Tester
4 35 (16.28%) Consultant
5 32 (14.88%) Security Engineer
6 28 (13.02%) Security Consultant
7 20 (9.30%) Architect
7 20 (9.30%) Security Architect
8 19 (8.84%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (7.91%) Network Engineer
9 17 (7.91%) Network Security Engineer
9 17 (7.91%) Security Manager
9 17 (7.91%) Senior Security Analyst
10 15 (6.98%) Ethical Hacker
10 15 (6.98%) Incident Analyst
10 15 (6.98%) Incident Manager
11 13 (6.05%) Information Analyst
11 13 (6.05%) Information Security Analyst
12 12 (5.58%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.30%) .NET
2 5 (2.33%) WSH
3 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 30 (13.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 26 (12.09%) Security Operations Centre
4 21 (9.77%) Management Information System
5 18 (8.37%) Mobile App
6 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (6.98%) Computer Science
8 14 (6.51%) Blog
9 12 (5.58%) Cyberthreat
10 11 (5.12%) PMI
11 10 (4.65%) Client/Server
12 7 (3.26%) PKI
13 6 (2.79%) Cryptography
13 6 (2.79%) SCADA
14 5 (2.33%) Data Conversion
15 4 (1.86%) Enterprise Cloud
16 3 (1.40%) Spread Betting
17 2 (0.93%) Cybercrime
17 2 (0.93%) Social Media
18 1 (0.47%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.14%) Windows
2 20 (9.30%) Linux
3 12 (5.58%) Unix
4 7 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.86%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.40%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Android
7 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.47%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Solaris
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (46.98%) Penetration Testing
2 85 (39.53%) Information Security
3 58 (26.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 51 (23.72%) SIEM
5 50 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
6 40 (18.60%) Security Architecture
7 36 (16.74%) Vulnerability Management
8 30 (13.95%) Project Management
9 29 (13.49%) Security Operations
9 29 (13.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 26 (12.09%) Security Testing
11 23 (10.70%) ITIL
12 19 (8.84%) TOGAF
13 18 (8.37%) OWASP
14 15 (6.98%) Business Development
15 13 (6.05%) Identity Management
15 13 (6.05%) Information Assurance
15 13 (6.05%) Malware Analysis
15 13 (6.05%) SABSA
15 13 (6.05%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.60%) C++
2 37 (17.21%) Java
3 29 (13.49%) C#
4 24 (11.16%) Python
5 20 (9.30%) PHP
6 18 (8.37%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.51%) Objective-C
7 14 (6.51%) Ruby
7 14 (6.51%) SQL
8 12 (5.58%) C
9 8 (3.72%) Perl
10 6 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (50.70%) CEH
2 102 (47.44%) CISSP
3 52 (24.19%) CISM
4 50 (23.26%) Degree
5 49 (22.79%) CREST Certified
6 41 (19.07%) GIAC
7 37 (17.21%) Security Cleared
8 31 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (14.42%) OSCP
9 27 (12.56%) GCIH
10 23 (10.70%) CCNA
11 19 (8.84%) CLAS
12 18 (8.37%) CISA
13 16 (7.44%) CHECK Team Leader
14 15 (6.98%) CHFI
14 15 (6.98%) ECSA
14 15 (6.98%) SANS
15 14 (6.51%) EC-Council LPT
16 13 (6.05%) CESG Certified Professional
17 12 (5.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (28.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (18.14%) PCI DSS
3 22 (10.23%) QA
4 11 (5.12%) COBIT
5 6 (2.79%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.79%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.79%) vCloud
3 4 (1.86%) Snort
4 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.51%) Nessus
2 6 (2.79%) Nexpose
2 6 (2.79%) Nmap
3 5 (2.33%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) EnCase
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 41 (19.07%) Cisco
2 28 (13.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.23%) CheckPoint
4 15 (6.98%) ArcSight
5 13 (6.05%) FireEye
5 13 (6.05%) Palo Alto
6 12 (5.58%) Splunk
6 12 (5.58%) Trustwave
7 11 (5.12%) Aruba
7 11 (5.12%) Meraki
8 10 (4.65%) Remedy
9 8 (3.72%) VMware
10 6 (2.79%) Citrix
10 6 (2.79%) F5
10 6 (2.79%) Fortinet
10 6 (2.79%) Juniper
11 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.86%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.40%) Sourcefire
14 2 (0.93%) Sophos
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago