The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 201 212 232
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 52 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 0.69% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.79% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 9
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4961 5208 5247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.71% 87.40% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4391 4319
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in the South West

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in the South West

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Gloucestershire +7 40 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Wiltshire - 12 £50,000 -
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 71 (95.95%) Security Cleared
2 61 (82.43%) DV Cleared
3 60 (81.08%) Cybersecurity
4 58 (78.38%) Reverse Engineering
5 51 (68.92%) Software Engineering
6 49 (66.22%) CISSP
7 48 (64.86%) C++
7 48 (64.86%) Java
8 47 (63.51%) C
9 45 (60.81%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (60.81%) CCNA
10 42 (56.76%) Linux
10 42 (56.76%) Penetration Testing
11 41 (55.41%) C#
12 38 (51.35%) SANS
13 37 (50.00%) MCSE
13 37 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (47.30%) GIAC
15 34 (45.95%) Network+ Certification
15 34 (45.95%) Linux+ Certification
15 34 (45.95%) Firewall
15 34 (45.95%) SSCP
15 34 (45.95%) TCP/IP
16 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (35.14%) Big Data
18 25 (33.78%) Security+ Certification
18 25 (33.78%) CompTIA Security+
19 24 (32.43%) Objective-C
19 24 (32.43%) STL
19 24 (32.43%) Java EE

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (25.68%) Apache Pig
2 6 (8.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) Firewall
1 34 (45.95%) TCP/IP
2 15 (20.27%) HTTP
3 11 (14.86%) DHCP
3 11 (14.86%) DMZ
3 11 (14.86%) DNS
3 11 (14.86%) FTP
3 11 (14.86%) Network Security
3 11 (14.86%) SMTP
3 11 (14.86%) X.400
4 4 (5.41%) SSL
5 2 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) Big Data
2 19 (25.68%) Apache Hive
2 19 (25.68%) Hadoop
3 11 (14.86%) Data Mining
4 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.76%) MySQL
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
1 4 (5.41%) CodeSonar
1 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.41%) git-flow
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
1 4 (5.41%) Robot Framework
1 4 (5.41%) Selenium
2 1 (1.35%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (28.38%) Games
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Software Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Consultant
2 11 (14.86%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Software Consultant
2 11 (14.86%) Software Test Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Test Consultant
2 11 (14.86%) Test Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.05%) Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) Java EE
1 24 (32.43%) STL
2 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.41%) Django
2 4 (5.41%) LAMP
2 4 (5.41%) Node.js
2 4 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.41%) REST
2 4 (5.41%) SOAP
2 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) CESG
2 11 (14.86%) Algorithms
2 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
3 10 (13.51%) Cyber Attack
4 9 (12.16%) Cybercrime
5 3 (4.05%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.76%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) Windows
3 18 (24.32%) Unix
4 13 (17.57%) Android
4 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (81.08%) Cybersecurity
2 58 (78.38%) Reverse Engineering
3 51 (68.92%) Software Engineering
4 42 (56.76%) Penetration Testing
5 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (32.43%) Multithreading
7 23 (31.08%) Coaching
7 23 (31.08%) Mentoring
8 13 (17.57%) ITIL
8 13 (17.57%) Protective Monitoring
9 12 (16.22%) Threat Detection
10 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 9 (12.16%) Mobile Development
12 4 (5.41%) API Design
12 4 (5.41%) Kanban
12 4 (5.41%) Scrum
12 4 (5.41%) User Stories
13 3 (4.05%) Information Security
13 3 (4.05%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 3 (4.05%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.86%) C++
1 48 (64.86%) Java
2 47 (63.51%) C
3 41 (55.41%) C#
4 24 (32.43%) Objective-C
5 21 (28.38%) Python
6 12 (16.22%) SQL
7 11 (14.86%) Perl
7 11 (14.86%) VB
8 6 (8.11%) Scala
9 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.76%) PHP
10 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (95.95%) Security Cleared
2 61 (82.43%) DV Cleared
3 49 (66.22%) CISSP
4 45 (60.81%) CCNA
4 45 (60.81%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (51.35%) SANS
6 37 (50.00%) MCSE
6 37 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (47.30%) GIAC
8 34 (45.95%) Linux+ Certification
8 34 (45.95%) Network+ Certification
8 34 (45.95%) SSCP
9 25 (33.78%) CompTIA Security+
9 25 (33.78%) Security+ Certification
10 22 (29.73%) CEH
11 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
12 11 (14.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (8.11%) Sun Certification
14 3 (4.05%) MCSA
14 3 (4.05%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
1 4 (5.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Puppet
1 4 (5.41%) Salt
2 2 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.70%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) ArcSight
3 2 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.35%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.35%) Zend
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