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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 427 411 434
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 18 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.10% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 17
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +56.00%
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
17738 17505 17910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 79.33% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14045 14120 15350
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Hampshire -26 6 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Surrey - 5 £65,000 -
Kent - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire +11 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 27 (54.00%) Information Security
3 26 (52.00%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (52.00%) CISSP
4 25 (50.00%) Windows
5 23 (46.00%) CEH
6 19 (38.00%) Degree
6 19 (38.00%) Management Information System
7 18 (36.00%) DNS
7 18 (36.00%) SIEM
8 17 (34.00%) SQL
9 14 (28.00%) MySQL
10 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (26.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
11 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
11 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
12 11 (22.00%) Firewall
12 11 (22.00%) Clustering
12 11 (22.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (22.00%) Internet
12 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (22.00%) IIS
12 11 (22.00%) MCSE
12 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
12 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
12 11 (22.00%) DHCP
13 10 (20.00%) CISM
13 10 (20.00%) Network Security
14 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.00%) IIS
1 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) DNS
2 11 (22.00%) Firewall
2 11 (22.00%) DHCP
2 11 (22.00%) Internet
2 11 (22.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (20.00%) Network Security
4 9 (18.00%) LAN
5 8 (16.00%) WAN
5 8 (16.00%) tcpdump
5 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
6 7 (14.00%) HTTP
7 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (12.00%) SMTP
7 6 (12.00%) FTP
7 6 (12.00%) LDAP
8 5 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (4.00%) SAN
9 2 (4.00%) WLAN
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) MySQL
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.00%) Law
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.00%) Russian Language
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Security Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Penetration Tester
3 11 (22.00%) Tester
4 9 (18.00%) Security Specialist
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (18.00%) Information Specialist
5 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Junior Tester
6 6 (12.00%) Junior
7 5 (10.00%) Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Security Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Forensic Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) IT Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Junior Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) IT Security Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) LAMP
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (22.00%) Clustering
3 9 (18.00%) CESG
4 5 (10.00%) Kindle
5 2 (4.00%) EMV
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.00%) SCADA
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
6 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.00%) ASIC
6 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (16.00%) Solaris
5 6 (12.00%) AIX
6 4 (8.00%) UNIX
7 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Information Security
2 26 (52.00%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (36.00%) SIEM
4 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (18.00%) Information Assurance
6 8 (16.00%) Change Control
6 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (16.00%) Security Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Computer Forensics
7 7 (14.00%) Cyber Security
7 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (12.00%) OWASP
9 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (8.00%) ITIL
9 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
10 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) C
3 5 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) CISSP
2 23 (46.00%) CEH
3 19 (38.00%) Degree
4 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (22.00%) MCSE
7 10 (20.00%) CISM
8 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (16.00%) GIAC
10 5 (10.00%) GCIA
10 5 (10.00%) GCIH
11 4 (8.00%) CCNA
11 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (6.00%) OSCP
13 2 (4.00%) RHCSA
13 2 (4.00%) MCP
13 2 (4.00%) CCSE
13 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (4.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) Snort
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) MetaFrame
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (12.00%) LogRhythm
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.00%) McAfee
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (4.00%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.00%) i2
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
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