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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 104 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 23 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.42% 0.069% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.079% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
1391 1260 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.71% 87.26% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1065 1079
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 -10 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 54 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 53 (98.15%) Nessus
2 53 (98.15%) Nmap
2 53 (98.15%) Penetration Testing
3 50 (92.59%) Security Cleared
4 49 (90.74%) DV Cleared
5 43 (79.63%) C
5 43 (79.63%) C++
5 43 (79.63%) Java
5 43 (79.63%) Windows
5 43 (79.63%) Python
6 36 (66.67%) Metasploit
6 36 (66.67%) VxWorks
7 34 (62.96%) Telecoms
8 32 (59.26%) Finance
9 18 (33.33%) Broadband
9 18 (33.33%) Network Security
9 18 (33.33%) Degree
10 15 (27.78%) Coverity
11 14 (25.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (18.52%) Security Testing
13 9 (16.67%) Test Management
13 9 (16.67%) Robotics
13 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
13 9 (16.67%) Electronics
13 9 (16.67%) Test Strategy
14 8 (14.81%) OpenVAS
14 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
14 8 (14.81%) Qualys
15 7 (12.96%) OWASP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 18 (33.33%) Broadband
1 18 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 36 (66.67%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 32 (59.26%) Finance
3 9 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (72.22%) Analyst
1 39 (72.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 39 (72.22%) Security Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Graduate
2 9 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Graduate Security Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Security Product Manager
3 8 (14.81%) Testing Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (1.85%) Research Analyst
5 1 (1.85%) Security Researcher
5 1 (1.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (1.85%) Vulnerability Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Robotics
2 6 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 53 (98.15%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (25.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (18.52%) Security Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Test Management
5 9 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.96%) OWASP
8 1 (1.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) C
1 43 (79.63%) C++
1 43 (79.63%) Java
1 43 (79.63%) Python
2 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 6 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (92.59%) Security Cleared
2 49 (90.74%) DV Cleared
3 18 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) CEH
4 7 (12.96%) CREST Certified
4 7 (12.96%) GIAC
4 7 (12.96%) OSCP
5 6 (11.11%) CHECK Team Leader
5 6 (11.11%) GPEN
Systems Management
1 53 (98.15%) Nessus
1 53 (98.15%) Nmap
2 8 (14.81%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Coverity
2 8 (14.81%) Qualys