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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethical Hacking
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 144 141
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.048% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.055% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1085 1808 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.70% 87.30% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1438 1384
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in Reading

Ethical Hacking
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (25.00%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (75.00%) F5