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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 504 616 619
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 108 61 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 97 38 64
Median salary £70,000 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.66%
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
35215 39010 41401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.78% 88.19% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30514 32843 34161
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £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 25 August 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 August 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 +72 7 £63,750 +6.25% 1
Twickenham - 1 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £102,500 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 112 (52.83%) CEH
2 106 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 93 (43.87%) CISSP
4 76 (35.85%) Information Security
5 74 (34.91%) Firewall
6 72 (33.96%) Network Security
7 68 (32.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 62 (29.25%) Finance
9 54 (25.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 54 (25.47%) CREST Certified
10 50 (23.58%) Windows
11 48 (22.64%) Degree
12 47 (22.17%) SIEM
13 45 (21.23%) CISM
14 43 (20.28%) Cybersecurity
15 42 (19.81%) GIAC
16 41 (19.34%) Security Cleared
17 40 (18.87%) Data Centre
18 39 (18.40%) Cisco
19 38 (17.92%) C++
19 38 (17.92%) Java
20 36 (16.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
21 35 (16.51%) OSCP
21 35 (16.51%) Security Architecture
22 33 (15.57%) PCI DSS
23 32 (15.09%) Project Management
24 31 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
25 30 (14.15%) Banking
25 30 (14.15%) C#
26 29 (13.68%) Cisco Certification

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 8 (3.77%) IIS
2 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.94%) Apache
3 2 (0.94%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (2.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.25%) SaaS
2 7 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.30%) IaaS
2 7 (3.30%) PaaS
3 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (34.91%) Firewall
2 72 (33.96%) Network Security
3 31 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (12.74%) Wireless
5 24 (11.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (8.49%) VPN
7 17 (8.02%) SSL
8 12 (5.66%) Cisco ISE
9 11 (5.19%) Internet
9 11 (5.19%) TCP/IP
10 8 (3.77%) IPsec
10 8 (3.77%) Multicast
10 8 (3.77%) VXLAN
11 6 (2.83%) BGP
11 6 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.83%) EIGRP
11 6 (2.83%) HSRP
11 6 (2.83%) MPLS
11 6 (2.83%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.89%) Big Data
1 4 (1.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (9.91%) Burp Suite
2 17 (8.02%) Metasploit
3 6 (2.83%) sqlmap
General
1 62 (29.25%) Finance
2 30 (14.15%) Banking
3 12 (5.66%) Legal
4 7 (3.30%) Retail
5 6 (2.83%) Billing
6 4 (1.89%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (1.89%) Publishing
7 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.94%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (21.70%) Analyst
2 42 (19.81%) Security Analyst
3 41 (19.34%) Penetration Tester
3 41 (19.34%) Tester
4 30 (14.15%) Consultant
5 26 (12.26%) Security Consultant
6 24 (11.32%) Architect
6 24 (11.32%) Security Architect
6 24 (11.32%) Security Engineer
7 19 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (8.49%) Network Engineer
8 18 (8.49%) Network Security Engineer
9 17 (8.02%) Ethical Hacker
9 17 (8.02%) Senior Security Analyst
10 15 (7.08%) Security Specialist
11 14 (6.60%) Security Manager
12 13 (6.13%) Information Analyst
12 13 (6.13%) Information Security Analyst
12 13 (6.13%) Network Security Analyst
12 13 (6.13%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.85%) .NET
2 2 (0.94%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.94%) Ajax
2 2 (0.94%) HTML
2 2 (0.94%) WSH
3 1 (0.47%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 29 (13.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 23 (10.85%) Management Information System
3 23 (10.85%) Mobile App
4 21 (9.91%) Security Operations Centre
5 18 (8.49%) Computer Science
6 16 (7.55%) Blog
7 11 (5.19%) Cryptography
8 10 (4.72%) PMI
9 8 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (3.30%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.83%) PKI
11 6 (2.83%) SCADA
12 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.94%) Applied Mathematics
13 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.94%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.94%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.58%) Windows
2 23 (10.85%) Linux
3 12 (5.66%) Unix
4 6 (2.83%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.89%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.47%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 76 (35.85%) Information Security
3 68 (32.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 47 (22.17%) SIEM
5 43 (20.28%) Cybersecurity
6 36 (16.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 35 (16.51%) Security Architecture
8 32 (15.09%) Project Management
9 28 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
10 26 (12.26%) OWASP
11 25 (11.79%) ITIL
12 23 (10.85%) Security Testing
13 22 (10.38%) Security Operations
13 22 (10.38%) TOGAF
14 19 (8.96%) Business Development
14 19 (8.96%) Social Engineering
15 16 (7.55%) Malware Analysis
16 15 (7.08%) Information Assurance
16 15 (7.08%) Kalman Filter
16 15 (7.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.92%) C++
1 38 (17.92%) Java
2 30 (14.15%) C#
3 26 (12.26%) PHP
4 20 (9.43%) Python
4 20 (9.43%) VB.NET
5 16 (7.55%) Objective-C
6 15 (7.08%) SQL
7 11 (5.19%) C
8 10 (4.72%) Ruby
9 4 (1.89%) Perl
10 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.94%) R
10 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 112 (52.83%) CEH
2 93 (43.87%) CISSP
3 54 (25.47%) CREST Certified
4 48 (22.64%) Degree
5 45 (21.23%) CISM
6 42 (19.81%) GIAC
7 41 (19.34%) Security Cleared
8 35 (16.51%) OSCP
9 29 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (11.79%) CCNA
11 20 (9.43%) CLAS
12 19 (8.96%) GCIH
13 18 (8.49%) CISA
14 17 (8.02%) CHECK Team Leader
15 15 (7.08%) EC-Council LPT
15 15 (7.08%) GPEN
15 15 (7.08%) GWAPT
16 14 (6.60%) CESG Certified Professional
17 13 (6.13%) SANS
18 11 (5.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (25.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (15.57%) PCI DSS
3 21 (9.91%) QA
4 11 (5.19%) COBIT
5 6 (2.83%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.77%) vCloud
3 6 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.89%) Snort
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (6.13%) Nessus
2 8 (3.77%) HP Fortify
3 6 (2.83%) Nexpose
4 4 (1.89%) Nmap
5 1 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (18.40%) Cisco
2 27 (12.74%) Microsoft
3 24 (11.32%) CheckPoint
4 14 (6.60%) FireEye
4 14 (6.60%) Palo Alto
5 13 (6.13%) Trustwave
6 12 (5.66%) ArcSight
6 12 (5.66%) Aruba
6 12 (5.66%) Meraki
7 10 (4.72%) VMware
8 8 (3.77%) Splunk
9 7 (3.30%) Citrix
9 7 (3.30%) Remedy
10 6 (2.83%) F5
10 6 (2.83%) Fortinet
10 6 (2.83%) Juniper
11 4 (1.89%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.89%) Veracode
12 1 (0.47%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.47%) Sophos
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