The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 23 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -31.91%
Ethical Hacking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1205 1267 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.64% 81.22% 75.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1105 1133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Oxfordshire region.

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Oxfordshire 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Banbury - 9 £41,250 -
Oxford - 2 £30,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £57,500 -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 25 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 23 (92.00%) DV Cleared
2 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (84.00%) Nessus
3 21 (84.00%) Nmap
4 19 (76.00%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (68.00%) C++
5 17 (68.00%) Java
6 16 (64.00%) Python
6 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
7 15 (60.00%) C
8 14 (56.00%) Windows
8 14 (56.00%) VxWorks
8 14 (56.00%) Metasploit
9 10 (40.00%) Finance
10 7 (28.00%) Broadband
11 5 (20.00%) Coverity
11 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
11 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Test Management
11 5 (20.00%) Network Security
12 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
13 2 (8.00%) LTE
13 2 (8.00%) UNIX
13 2 (8.00%) Linux
14 1 (4.00%) SSCP
14 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
14 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Broadband
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.00%) LTE
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Analyst
2 16 (64.00%) Security Analyst
2 16 (64.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate
3 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) ASIC
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
1 14 (56.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 19 (76.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Test Management
3 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) SIEM
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C++
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) Python
3 15 (60.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) DV Cleared
1 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) SSCP
3 1 (4.00%) GIAC
3 1 (4.00%) GCIA
3 1 (4.00%) GCIH
Systems Management
1 21 (84.00%) Nessus
1 21 (84.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Coverity