The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 79 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.62% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +53.84%
Ethical Hacking
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
668 720 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.98% 82.19% 72.64%
Number of salaries quoted 550 624 545
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Southampton

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 9 (75.00%) GIAC
2 9 (75.00%) Computer Forensics
2 9 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 9 (75.00%) Snort
2 9 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 9 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (75.00%) SIEM
2 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 7 (58.33%) CEH
4 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 6 (50.00%) LDAP
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) SMTP
4 6 (50.00%) FTP
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
1 9 (75.00%) Internet
1 9 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (75.00%) Wireshark
1 9 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 6 (50.00%) FTP
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Forensic Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 3 (25.00%) Information Specialist
5 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) CESG
2 3 (25.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Computer Forensics
2 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (75.00%) SIEM
2 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 6 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) GIAC
1 9 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) CEH
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) GCIA
4 5 (41.67%) GCIH
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Snort
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago