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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 528 589 604
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 84 64 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 64 52 58
Median salary £71,250 £55,000 £63,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.54% -13.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £85,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
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
31394 38339 38717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 88.98% 88.29% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26577 32372 32690
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 £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +25 6 £110,000 +57.14% 2
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 92 (47.18%) Penetration Testing
2 77 (39.49%) CEH
3 67 (34.36%) Firewall
4 64 (32.82%) Degree
5 54 (27.69%) Cybersecurity
5 54 (27.69%) CISSP
6 51 (26.15%) Network Security
7 50 (25.64%) Windows
7 50 (25.64%) Information Security
8 49 (25.13%) CREST Certified
9 46 (23.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 45 (23.08%) Finance
10 45 (23.08%) PHP
10 45 (23.08%) SQL
11 42 (21.54%) Computer Science
12 40 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 40 (20.51%) C#
13 36 (18.46%) SIEM
14 35 (17.95%) Wireless
15 34 (17.44%) Intrusion Detection
16 32 (16.41%) VPN
16 32 (16.41%) Kalman Filter
17 31 (15.90%) Cisco
18 30 (15.38%) .NET
19 29 (14.87%) Security Cleared
20 27 (13.85%) Apache
20 27 (13.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 27 (13.85%) Data Centre
20 27 (13.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
21 26 (13.33%) Java

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 27 (13.85%) Apache
2 25 (12.82%) Apache Spark
3 12 (6.15%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) nginx
4 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.05%) IaaS
3 4 (2.05%) PaaS
3 4 (2.05%) SaaS
4 2 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (34.36%) Firewall
2 51 (26.15%) Network Security
3 35 (17.95%) Wireless
4 34 (17.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 32 (16.41%) VPN
6 24 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (9.23%) VLAN
8 16 (8.21%) Wireless Security
9 15 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 15 (7.69%) SSL
10 6 (3.08%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.03%) IPsec
11 2 (1.03%) Multicast
11 2 (1.03%) VXLAN
12 1 (0.51%) Internet
12 1 (0.51%) Intranet
12 1 (0.51%) Junos
12 1 (0.51%) LAN
12 1 (0.51%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.82%) Big Data
2 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.69%) Burp Suite
2 7 (3.59%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.03%) sqlmap
General
1 45 (23.08%) Finance
2 22 (11.28%) Banking
3 7 (3.59%) Law
3 7 (3.59%) Legal
3 7 (3.59%) Retail
4 3 (1.54%) Publishing
5 2 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (17.44%) Tester
2 33 (16.92%) Penetration Tester
3 29 (14.87%) Security Engineer
4 26 (13.33%) Analyst
5 25 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 25 (12.82%) Developer
6 19 (9.74%) Security Analyst
7 17 (8.72%) Ethical Hacker
7 17 (8.72%) Network Engineer
7 17 (8.72%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (8.72%) Security Specialist
8 16 (8.21%) Consultant
9 12 (6.15%) Architect
9 12 (6.15%) Security Architect
10 11 (5.64%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (5.13%) Principal Consultant
12 9 (4.62%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.62%) Senior Manager
13 8 (4.10%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.38%) .NET
2 25 (12.82%) Ajax
2 25 (12.82%) HTML
3 16 (8.21%) .NET Framework
4 9 (4.62%) REST
5 5 (2.56%) ELK Stack
6 2 (1.03%) LAMP
6 2 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.03%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.51%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.51%) OpenID
7 1 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.51%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.54%) Computer Science
2 27 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 27 (13.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 26 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 25 (12.82%) Applied Mathematics
4 25 (12.82%) Mathematics
4 25 (12.82%) Statistics
5 15 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 15 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (6.67%) Blog
7 12 (6.15%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (4.62%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (3.08%) Psychology
10 4 (2.05%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.05%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.54%) CESG
11 3 (1.54%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.64%) Windows
2 22 (11.28%) Linux
3 5 (2.56%) Unix
4 3 (1.54%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (47.18%) Penetration Testing
2 54 (27.69%) Cybersecurity
3 50 (25.64%) Information Security
4 46 (23.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 36 (18.46%) SIEM
6 32 (16.41%) Kalman Filter
7 27 (13.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 23 (11.79%) Security Architecture
9 18 (9.23%) Process Improvement
10 17 (8.72%) Business Development
10 17 (8.72%) Information Assurance
10 17 (8.72%) Project Management
11 16 (8.21%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 16 (8.21%) OWASP
11 16 (8.21%) Social Engineering
12 15 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
12 15 (7.69%) Security Operations
13 14 (7.18%) TOGAF
14 13 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 13 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.08%) PHP
1 45 (23.08%) SQL
2 40 (20.51%) C#
3 26 (13.33%) Java
4 25 (12.82%) R
5 20 (10.26%) C++
6 14 (7.18%) Objective-C
7 13 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.10%) Python
9 6 (3.08%) Ruby
10 4 (2.05%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.54%) Perl
12 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.03%) Tcl
13 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (39.49%) CEH
2 64 (32.82%) Degree
3 54 (27.69%) CISSP
4 49 (25.13%) CREST Certified
5 29 (14.87%) Security Cleared
6 26 (13.33%) PhD
7 25 (12.82%) GIAC
8 24 (12.31%) CISM
9 20 (10.26%) OSCP
10 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (7.69%) CLAS
13 14 (7.18%) CHECK Team Leader
14 13 (6.67%) CCNA
14 13 (6.67%) GPEN
15 12 (6.15%) CISA
15 12 (6.15%) EC-Council LPT
15 12 (6.15%) GWAPT
15 12 (6.15%) SANS
16 10 (5.13%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.69%) QA
3 11 (5.64%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
System Software
1 14 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.56%) Snort
3 3 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.03%) Docker
4 2 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) Nessus
2 5 (2.56%) HP Fortify
3 4 (2.05%) Nexpose
4 3 (1.54%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.03%) Ansible
5 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.03%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.51%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (15.90%) Cisco
2 22 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.23%) CheckPoint
4 15 (7.69%) Aruba
4 15 (7.69%) FireEye
4 15 (7.69%) Meraki
4 15 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 15 (7.69%) Trustwave
5 14 (7.18%) VMware
6 12 (6.15%) Citrix
7 5 (2.56%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.56%) Sourcefire
7 5 (2.56%) Splunk
8 4 (2.05%) Veracode
9 2 (1.03%) IBM
9 2 (1.03%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.03%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.51%) Sophos
10 1 (0.51%) Symantec
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