The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 142 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.047% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Ethical Hacking
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1791 2029 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.04% 84.26% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1365 1374
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Reading

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) FTK
3 2 (50.00%) EnCase
3 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (50.00%) Network Packet Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Network Packet Capture
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) EnCE
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (50.00%) GCIH
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) GIAC
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (25.00%) Snort
4 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) OSCP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Forensic Investigator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (50.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Network Packet Capture
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) EnCE
3 2 (50.00%) GCIH
3 2 (50.00%) GIAC
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) OSCP
4 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EnCase
1 2 (50.00%) FTK
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire