The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 63 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 22 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.29% 2.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 0
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
793 641 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.69% 77.70% 81.52%
Number of salaries quoted 682 587 730
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Ethical Hacking
Hampshire

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 16 April 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 13 (59.09%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cyber Security
3 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 10 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) tcpdump
3 10 (45.45%) SIEM
3 10 (45.45%) Sourcefire
3 10 (45.45%) GIAC
4 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 7 (31.82%) Snort
5 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (31.82%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (31.82%) CEH
5 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
5 7 (31.82%) Change Control
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) FTP
6 6 (27.27%) HTTP
6 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Solaris
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) LDAP
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) SMTP

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Wireshark
1 10 (45.45%) tcpdump
2 7 (31.82%) Internet
2 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (27.27%) FTP
3 6 (27.27%) HTTP
3 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) LDAP
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) SMTP
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security
5 3 (13.64%) DMZ
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Security Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
2 10 (45.45%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Principal Architect
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Solaris
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cyber Security
3 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 10 (45.45%) SIEM
4 7 (31.82%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
4 7 (31.82%) Change Control
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) GIAC
2 7 (31.82%) CEH
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) GCIH
6 1 (4.55%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Sourcefire
2 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
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