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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 113 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.72% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £70,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +19.56%
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
1319 1282 1573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.83% 83.96% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1005 1372
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 32 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (96.88%) Nessus
2 31 (96.88%) Nmap
3 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
4 28 (87.50%) DV Cleared
4 28 (87.50%) C
4 28 (87.50%) C++
4 28 (87.50%) Java
4 28 (87.50%) Python
5 27 (84.38%) Windows
6 25 (78.13%) Telecoms
7 24 (75.00%) Metasploit
7 24 (75.00%) VxWorks
8 11 (34.38%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Coverity
9 6 (18.75%) Network Security
10 5 (15.63%) Broadband
10 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
11 4 (12.50%) Qualys
11 4 (12.50%) CEH
11 4 (12.50%) GIAC
11 4 (12.50%) OWASP
11 4 (12.50%) OSCP
11 4 (12.50%) CREST Certified
11 4 (12.50%) OpenVAS
12 3 (9.38%) CHECK Team Leader
12 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
12 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (18.75%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (78.13%) Telecoms
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Analyst
1 25 (78.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 25 (78.13%) Security Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (9.38%) Product Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Security Product Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Tester
2 3 (9.38%) Testing Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Graduate
3 2 (6.25%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.25%) Robotics
3 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 32 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (12.50%) OWASP
4 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Test Management
4 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C
1 28 (87.50%) C++
1 28 (87.50%) Java
1 28 (87.50%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
2 28 (87.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) CEH
4 4 (12.50%) CREST Certified
4 4 (12.50%) GIAC
4 4 (12.50%) OSCP
5 3 (9.38%) CHECK Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) GPEN
Systems Management
1 31 (96.88%) Nessus
1 31 (96.88%) Nmap
2 4 (12.50%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Coverity
2 4 (12.50%) Qualys
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