The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 388 413 442
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 46 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 24
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £57,500 £46,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Ethical Hacking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15853 17835 18850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.10% 85.49% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13340 14411 14852
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in the South East

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in the South East

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -7 35 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 5 £36,500 -36.52%
Surrey +16 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 67 (90.54%) Penetration Testing
2 58 (78.38%) Security Cleared
3 57 (77.03%) Windows
4 55 (74.32%) Java
5 54 (72.97%) Cybersecurity
6 51 (68.92%) C++
6 51 (68.92%) Python
7 50 (67.57%) Nessus
8 48 (64.86%) C
9 46 (62.16%) Nmap
10 41 (55.41%) Telecoms
11 40 (54.05%) Metasploit
12 39 (52.70%) VxWorks
13 38 (51.35%) Source Code Analysis
14 36 (48.65%) DV Cleared
15 20 (27.03%) Information Security
16 17 (22.97%) CEH
16 17 (22.97%) Linux
17 16 (21.62%) Perl
18 13 (17.57%) Firewall
19 12 (16.22%) Qualys
19 12 (16.22%) Security Testing
20 11 (14.86%) Degree
20 11 (14.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 10 (13.51%) OWASP
21 10 (13.51%) OSCP
21 10 (13.51%) Finance
22 9 (12.16%) VMware
22 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
22 9 (12.16%) VPN

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Firewall
2 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.16%) VPN
3 8 (10.81%) Broadband
3 8 (10.81%) Network Security
3 8 (10.81%) SAN
4 7 (9.46%) Internet
4 7 (9.46%) LTE
5 4 (5.41%) HTTP
5 4 (5.41%) SMTP
5 4 (5.41%) Wireless
6 3 (4.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.70%) DNS
7 2 (2.70%) FTP
7 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.70%) IPsec
7 2 (2.70%) SSH
7 2 (2.70%) SSL
Development Applications
1 40 (54.05%) Metasploit
2 3 (4.05%) FindBugs
2 3 (4.05%) sqlmap
3 1 (1.35%) Burp Suite
General
1 41 (55.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Analyst
2 38 (51.35%) Security Analyst
3 35 (47.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 18 (24.32%) Penetration Tester
4 18 (24.32%) Tester
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Security Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) Security Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) Security Penetration Tester
7 7 (9.46%) Security Tester
8 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Graduate
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Security Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) HTML5
2 4 (5.41%) JSON
2 4 (5.41%) RESTful
2 4 (5.41%) XML
3 2 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (9.46%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.41%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) iSeries
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 2 (2.70%) SCADA
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (77.03%) Windows
2 39 (52.70%) VxWorks
3 17 (22.97%) Linux
4 8 (10.81%) Android
5 7 (9.46%) Unix
6 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.70%) Solaris
7 2 (2.70%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) Penetration Testing
2 54 (72.97%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (51.35%) Source Code Analysis
4 20 (27.03%) Information Security
5 12 (16.22%) Security Testing
6 11 (14.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (13.51%) OWASP
8 4 (5.41%) Change Management
8 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.41%) Fault Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Project Management
8 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.41%) SDLC
8 4 (5.41%) Threat Modelling
9 3 (4.05%) Open Source
9 3 (4.05%) Secure Coding
9 3 (4.05%) Static Code Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (2.70%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (74.32%) Java
2 51 (68.92%) C++
2 51 (68.92%) Python
3 48 (64.86%) C
4 16 (21.62%) Perl
5 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.41%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) PHP
7 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (78.38%) Security Cleared
2 36 (48.65%) DV Cleared
3 17 (22.97%) CEH
4 11 (14.86%) Degree
5 10 (13.51%) OSCP
6 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
7 7 (9.46%) CISSP
8 6 (8.11%) CREST Certified
9 5 (6.76%) CISM
9 5 (6.76%) GIAC
9 5 (6.76%) GPEN
9 5 (6.76%) SANS
10 3 (4.05%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (2.70%) CCNA
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (2.70%) PhD
12 1 (1.35%) CHECK Team Leader
12 1 (1.35%) EnCE
12 1 (1.35%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Forefront TMG
1 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Snort
2 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 50 (67.57%) Nessus
2 46 (62.16%) Nmap
3 5 (6.76%) OpenVAS
4 3 (4.05%) HP Fortify
5 2 (2.70%) RSA Archer
6 1 (1.35%) EnCase
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Qualys
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) Coverity
4 7 (9.46%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) HP
5 3 (4.05%) Veracode
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco
6 2 (2.70%) ION Trading
6 2 (2.70%) Splunk
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