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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 543 609 663
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +54
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 104 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.092% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.11% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 92 27 33
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 £52,500 £30,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £96,500 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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
36235 38006 42272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.43% 87.45% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31259 31812 35050
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +44 11 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 £102,500 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 126 (56.25%) CISSP
2 122 (54.46%) CEH
3 106 (47.32%) Information Security
4 93 (41.52%) Penetration Testing
5 80 (35.71%) Firewall
6 65 (29.02%) Finance
7 63 (28.13%) SIEM
8 62 (27.68%) Degree
9 56 (25.00%) GCIH
9 56 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 56 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
10 53 (23.66%) Network Security
10 53 (23.66%) GIAC
11 51 (22.77%) CISM
12 49 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 43 (19.20%) Security Testing
14 42 (18.75%) Java
15 41 (18.30%) PCI DSS
16 40 (17.86%) C++
17 39 (17.41%) ITIL
18 36 (16.07%) Windows
18 36 (16.07%) Linux
18 36 (16.07%) CREST Certified
19 35 (15.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 34 (15.18%) Security Architecture
20 34 (15.18%) Management Information System
20 34 (15.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 33 (14.73%) Metasploit
21 33 (14.73%) C#
21 33 (14.73%) Analytical Skills

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 (6.25%) IIS
2 7 (3.13%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.34%) IaaS
1 3 (1.34%) PaaS
1 3 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (35.71%) Firewall
2 53 (23.66%) Network Security
3 29 (12.95%) TCP/IP
4 21 (9.38%) Internet
5 19 (8.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (8.04%) Wireless
7 14 (6.25%) DNS
7 14 (6.25%) tcpdump
7 14 (6.25%) Wireshark
8 12 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (5.36%) Reverse Proxy
8 12 (5.36%) SSL
9 6 (2.68%) BGP
9 6 (2.68%) DHCP
9 6 (2.68%) Ethernet
9 6 (2.68%) IPsec
9 6 (2.68%) MPLS
9 6 (2.68%) OSPF
9 6 (2.68%) SNMP
9 6 (2.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.46%) Big Data
3 7 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 7 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Metasploit
2 17 (7.59%) Burp Suite
3 12 (5.36%) sqlmap
General
1 65 (29.02%) Finance
2 20 (8.93%) Banking
3 19 (8.48%) Legal
4 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.02%) Law
6 6 (2.68%) Billing
7 5 (2.23%) Retail
8 4 (1.79%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (20.09%) Analyst
2 41 (18.30%) Security Analyst
3 32 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 32 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 32 (14.29%) Tester
4 31 (13.84%) Consultant
4 31 (13.84%) Incident Manager
5 25 (11.16%) Security Consultant
6 21 (9.38%) Architect
6 21 (9.38%) Security Architect
7 19 (8.48%) Security Specialist
7 19 (8.48%) SIEM Analyst
8 17 (7.59%) Security Manager
9 16 (7.14%) Forensic Manager
9 16 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
9 16 (7.14%) IT Manager
10 14 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 14 (6.25%) Information Analyst
10 14 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
10 14 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.25%) .NET
2 7 (3.13%) Java EE
3 5 (2.23%) WSH
4 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.34%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 34 (15.18%) Management Information System
3 33 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (13.39%) Cyberthreat
5 25 (11.16%) Data Centre
6 24 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 19 (8.48%) PMI
8 17 (7.59%) Client/Server
9 15 (6.70%) PKI
10 14 (6.25%) Computer Science
11 10 (4.46%) Mobile App
12 9 (4.02%) Cybercrime
13 8 (3.57%) Blog
14 7 (3.13%) Social Media
15 5 (2.23%) Data Conversion
16 4 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
17 3 (1.34%) Cryptography
17 3 (1.34%) Spread Betting
18 2 (0.89%) BYOD
18 2 (0.89%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.07%) Linux
1 36 (16.07%) Windows
2 25 (11.16%) Unix
3 12 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.91%) Android
4 11 (4.91%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.91%) FreeBSD
4 11 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.91%) Solaris
4 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.68%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.89%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (47.32%) Information Security
2 93 (41.52%) Penetration Testing
3 63 (28.13%) SIEM
4 56 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 56 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 43 (19.20%) Security Testing
6 39 (17.41%) ITIL
7 34 (15.18%) Security Architecture
7 34 (15.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 31 (13.84%) PRINCE2
9 30 (13.39%) Security Operations
10 26 (11.61%) Project Management
11 20 (8.93%) OWASP
11 20 (8.93%) Threat Analysis
12 19 (8.48%) ITSM
12 19 (8.48%) Service Management
13 18 (8.04%) CRM
14 16 (7.14%) Data Privacy
14 16 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
15 15 (6.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 42 (18.75%) Java
2 40 (17.86%) C++
3 33 (14.73%) C#
4 27 (12.05%) Python
5 26 (11.61%) SQL
6 25 (11.16%) Ruby
7 23 (10.27%) Perl
8 17 (7.59%) C
9 16 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 15 (6.70%) PHP
11 13 (5.80%) Bash Shell
12 10 (4.46%) VB.NET
13 8 (3.57%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 126 (56.25%) CISSP
2 122 (54.46%) CEH
3 62 (27.68%) Degree
4 56 (25.00%) GCIH
5 53 (23.66%) GIAC
6 51 (22.77%) CISM
7 36 (16.07%) CREST Certified
8 32 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (14.29%) SANS
8 32 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 26 (11.61%) CCNA
10 23 (10.27%) OSCP
11 20 (8.93%) CHFI
12 19 (8.48%) ECSA
12 19 (8.48%) GCIA
12 19 (8.48%) PMI Certification
13 15 (6.70%) CompTIA Security+
13 15 (6.70%) SC Cleared
13 15 (6.70%) Security+ Certification
14 14 (6.25%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (18.30%) PCI DSS
3 19 (8.48%) COBIT
4 17 (7.59%) QA
5 6 (2.68%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.45%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (6.25%) Snort
2 9 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.68%) vCloud
4 2 (0.89%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (11.61%) Nessus
2 16 (7.14%) Nmap
3 11 (4.91%) EnCase
4 3 (1.34%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.89%) Nexpose
5 2 (0.89%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.45%) Ansible
6 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (9.38%) Cisco
2 19 (8.48%) ArcSight
3 17 (7.59%) Remedy
4 16 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 16 (7.14%) Splunk
5 14 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.02%) VMware
7 6 (2.68%) Citrix
7 6 (2.68%) F5
7 6 (2.68%) Fortinet
7 6 (2.68%) Juniper
8 5 (2.23%) FireEye
8 5 (2.23%) Intel Security
8 5 (2.23%) Palo Alto
8 5 (2.23%) Trustwave
9 3 (1.34%) Aruba
9 3 (1.34%) Meraki
9 3 (1.34%) Sourcefire
10 2 (0.89%) Oracle
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