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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethical Hacking
England / London
Rank 540 521 604
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +83
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 38 115 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 101 34
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
29846 36490 36056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.58% 88.69% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25062 31154 30263
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 £40,000 £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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +33 5 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 59 (43.70%) Penetration Testing
2 52 (38.52%) SQL
3 51 (37.78%) Degree
3 51 (37.78%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (37.04%) Firewall
5 45 (33.33%) CEH
6 44 (32.59%) C#
7 36 (26.67%) PHP
7 36 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 35 (25.93%) HTML
9 28 (20.74%) Finance
10 27 (20.00%) Apache
11 26 (19.26%) Big Data
12 25 (18.52%) R
12 25 (18.52%) Apache Spark
12 25 (18.52%) Ajax
12 25 (18.52%) Mathematics
12 25 (18.52%) Applied Mathematics
12 25 (18.52%) Statistics
12 25 (18.52%) PhD
12 25 (18.52%) Java
12 25 (18.52%) Information Security
12 25 (18.52%) CREST Certified
13 24 (17.78%) VPN
13 24 (17.78%) Kalman Filter
14 23 (17.04%) Network Security
14 23 (17.04%) .NET
14 23 (17.04%) Windows
15 20 (14.81%) CISSP
16 19 (14.07%) Intrusion Detection

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 (20.00%) Apache
2 25 (18.52%) Apache Spark
3 11 (8.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.22%) Ethereum
5 2 (1.48%) nginx
5 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.48%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (37.04%) Firewall
2 24 (17.78%) VPN
3 23 (17.04%) Network Security
4 19 (14.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (11.85%) Wireless
6 14 (10.37%) VLAN
6 14 (10.37%) Wireless Security
7 11 (8.15%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
8 9 (6.67%) SSL
9 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.22%) Internet
11 2 (1.48%) LAN
12 1 (0.74%) FTP
12 1 (0.74%) HTTP
12 1 (0.74%) Intranet
12 1 (0.74%) LDAP
12 1 (0.74%) SMTP
12 1 (0.74%) SSH
12 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.26%) Big Data
2 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.48%) MySQL
3 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Burp Suite
2 2 (1.48%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.48%) sqlmap
General
1 28 (20.74%) Finance
2 14 (10.37%) Banking
3 10 (7.41%) Military
4 6 (4.44%) Law
5 4 (2.96%) Marketing
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Games
7 2 (1.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (20.74%) Developer
2 25 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 21 (15.56%) Security Engineer
4 20 (14.81%) Consultant
5 14 (10.37%) Security Specialist
5 14 (10.37%) Tester
6 13 (9.63%) Penetration Tester
7 11 (8.15%) Analyst
8 10 (7.41%) Graduate
8 10 (7.41%) Network Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Security Consultant
9 9 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 8 (5.93%) Forensic Consultant
10 8 (5.93%) IT Security Specialist
10 8 (5.93%) Principal Consultant
11 7 (5.19%) Penetration Test Consultant
11 7 (5.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.93%) HTML
2 25 (18.52%) Ajax
3 23 (17.04%) .NET
4 16 (11.85%) .NET Framework
5 9 (6.67%) REST
6 4 (2.96%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (2.96%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.22%) Node.js
8 2 (1.48%) LAMP
8 2 (1.48%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.48%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.74%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.74%) OpenID
9 1 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 25 (18.52%) Applied Mathematics
2 25 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 25 (18.52%) Statistics
3 15 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (8.15%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
7 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (5.19%) Blog
7 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (2.96%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.22%) Blockchain
9 3 (2.22%) CESG
10 2 (1.48%) Derivative
10 2 (1.48%) Online Games
10 2 (1.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.04%) Windows
2 8 (5.93%) Linux
3 5 (3.70%) Unix
4 2 (1.48%) Android
4 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.70%) Penetration Testing
2 51 (37.78%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (18.52%) Information Security
4 24 (17.78%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (13.33%) Cryptography
6 14 (10.37%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 13 (9.63%) Malware Analysis
7 13 (9.63%) Security Testing
7 13 (9.63%) SIEM
7 13 (9.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (8.15%) Information Assurance
9 10 (7.41%) Digital Forensics
9 10 (7.41%) Security Architecture
9 10 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (6.67%) MVC
11 8 (5.93%) Business Development
11 8 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (5.19%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.19%) Process Improvement
12 7 (5.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.52%) SQL
2 44 (32.59%) C#
3 36 (26.67%) PHP
4 25 (18.52%) Java
4 25 (18.52%) R
5 14 (10.37%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.15%) C++
7 7 (5.19%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.70%) Ruby
9 4 (2.96%) Python
10 3 (2.22%) Perl
11 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.48%) C
11 2 (1.48%) Tcl
12 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 51 (37.78%) Degree
2 45 (33.33%) CEH
3 25 (18.52%) CREST Certified
3 25 (18.52%) PhD
4 20 (14.81%) CISSP
5 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
6 10 (7.41%) CISM
7 9 (6.67%) MCTS
8 7 (5.19%) CHECK Team Leader
8 7 (5.19%) GCIH
8 7 (5.19%) GIAC
9 6 (4.44%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (4.44%) GPEN
9 6 (4.44%) SANS
9 6 (4.44%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (3.70%) CHFI
10 5 (3.70%) GAWN
10 5 (3.70%) GCIA
11 4 (2.96%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.67%) QA
3 3 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.74%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.48%) Docker
3 1 (0.74%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) CSIRT
2 3 (2.22%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.48%) Ansible
3 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.74%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.74%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) Cisco
2 11 (8.15%) Citrix
2 11 (8.15%) VMware
3 10 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.67%) Aruba
4 9 (6.67%) FireEye
4 9 (6.67%) Meraki
4 9 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 9 (6.67%) Trustwave
5 6 (4.44%) Splunk
6 3 (2.22%) IBM
7 2 (1.48%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.48%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.74%) AlienVault
8 1 (0.74%) Forcepoint
8 1 (0.74%) Juniper
8 1 (0.74%) Veracode
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £55,000 to £150,000 per annum Basic Salary £55000 - £75000 (doubl
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 20 days ago