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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 568 595 594
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 53 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 22
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £84,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -31.91%
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
37743 40558 37198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.44% 84.74% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31681 33634 30704
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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
City of London +29 4 £42,500 -12.82%
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 62 (63.92%) Information Security
2 45 (46.39%) Penetration Testing
3 37 (38.14%) Firewall
4 36 (37.11%) CISSP
5 33 (34.02%) CEH
6 32 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (23.71%) OWASP
7 23 (23.71%) Project Management
7 23 (23.71%) Finance
8 22 (22.68%) SIEM
8 22 (22.68%) Degree
8 22 (22.68%) Security Testing
9 21 (21.65%) CISM
9 21 (21.65%) Trustwave
10 20 (20.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 20 (20.62%) Cyber Security
10 20 (20.62%) PCI DSS
11 19 (19.59%) Cybercrime
12 18 (18.56%) Security Architecture
13 17 (17.53%) CISA
13 17 (17.53%) Management Information System
14 15 (15.46%) Network Security
14 15 (15.46%) Mobile App
15 14 (14.43%) SDLC
16 13 (13.40%) PCI QSA
17 12 (12.37%) CRISC
17 12 (12.37%) Wireless
17 12 (12.37%) E-Commerce
18 11 (11.34%) SQL
18 11 (11.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (2.06%) IIS
1 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) PaaS
1 3 (3.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (38.14%) Firewall
2 15 (15.46%) Network Security
3 12 (12.37%) Wireless
4 5 (5.15%) Wireless Security
5 3 (3.09%) LAN
5 3 (3.09%) VoIP
5 3 (3.09%) WAN
5 3 (3.09%) DMZ
6 2 (2.06%) Internet
7 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.06%) Big Data
General
1 23 (23.71%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (21.65%) Consultant
2 16 (16.49%) Security Consultant
3 15 (15.46%) Tester
3 15 (15.46%) Penetration Tester
4 11 (11.34%) Security Specialist
4 11 (11.34%) Security Manager
5 10 (10.31%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (10.31%) Application Security Specialist
6 8 (8.25%) Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Test Team Leader
6 8 (8.25%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.15%) Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Security Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) IT Security Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) IT Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Information Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Trainer
8 4 (4.12%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) .NET
2 3 (3.09%) HTML
2 3 (3.09%) Ajax
3 2 (2.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Cybercrime
2 17 (17.53%) Management Information System
3 15 (15.46%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.19%) Social Media
5 4 (4.12%) Blog
6 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.09%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) BYOD
8 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.03%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.92%) Information Security
2 45 (46.39%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (23.71%) Project Management
3 23 (23.71%) OWASP
4 22 (22.68%) SIEM
4 22 (22.68%) Security Testing
5 20 (20.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 20 (20.62%) Cyber Security
6 18 (18.56%) Security Architecture
7 14 (14.43%) SDLC
8 12 (12.37%) E-Commerce
9 11 (11.34%) Customer Engagement
10 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.31%) ITIL
11 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (7.22%) Business Development
13 6 (6.19%) Computer Forensics
13 6 (6.19%) Workflow
13 6 (6.19%) Scrum
14 5 (5.15%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.34%) SQL
2 10 (10.31%) Java
3 7 (7.22%) C
3 7 (7.22%) C++
4 5 (5.15%) C#
5 4 (4.12%) Perl
5 4 (4.12%) PHP
5 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.12%) Python
5 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (37.11%) CISSP
2 33 (34.02%) CEH
3 22 (22.68%) Degree
4 21 (21.65%) CISM
5 17 (17.53%) CISA
6 13 (13.40%) PCI QSA
7 12 (12.37%) CRISC
8 9 (9.28%) OSCP
9 7 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (7.22%) SSCP
10 5 (5.15%) GPEN
11 4 (4.12%) GIAC
11 4 (4.12%) GCIH
12 3 (3.09%) CCNP
13 2 (2.06%) CCNA
13 2 (2.06%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (2.06%) GCFA
13 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
13 2 (2.06%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (20.62%) PCI DSS
3 11 (11.34%) HIPAA
3 11 (11.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (11.34%) QA
4 5 (5.15%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Trustwave
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco
3 6 (6.19%) F5
4 5 (5.15%) Google
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
5 2 (2.06%) HP
5 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
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