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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 69 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.40% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £40,163 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
693 676 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.05% 74.45% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 610 631 637
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 22 July 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 25 (73.53%) Information Security
2 20 (58.82%) Management Information System
3 18 (52.94%) CEH
4 16 (47.06%) DNS
4 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 16 (47.06%) Windows
5 15 (44.12%) Cyber Security
6 14 (41.18%) Network Security
7 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) Wireshark
7 13 (38.24%) Security Testing
7 13 (38.24%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (38.24%) GIAC
7 13 (38.24%) tcpdump
7 13 (38.24%) SIEM
8 12 (35.29%) Sourcefire
9 10 (29.41%) Snort
9 10 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (29.41%) Incident Management
9 10 (29.41%) Computer Forensics
9 10 (29.41%) Internet
9 10 (29.41%) Change Control
10 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
10 9 (26.47%) Kindle
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 9 (26.47%) CISSP
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (26.47%) CISM
10 9 (26.47%) Risk Management

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
1 9 (26.47%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) DNS
2 14 (41.18%) Network Security
3 13 (38.24%) Wireshark
3 13 (38.24%) tcpdump
4 10 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (29.41%) Internet
5 9 (26.47%) DHCP
6 7 (20.59%) LDAP
6 7 (20.59%) FTP
6 7 (20.59%) HTTP
6 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.59%) LAN
6 7 (20.59%) WAN
6 7 (20.59%) SMTP
7 3 (8.82%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Security Architect
3 11 (32.35%) Security Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Information Specialist
4 9 (26.47%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (26.47%) Security Specialist
5 6 (17.65%) Principal Architect
6 3 (8.82%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Forensic Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Management Information System
2 9 (26.47%) Kindle
2 9 (26.47%) Clustering
2 9 (26.47%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Information Security
2 15 (44.12%) Cyber Security
3 13 (38.24%) Security Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (38.24%) SIEM
4 10 (29.41%) Incident Management
4 10 (29.41%) Computer Forensics
4 10 (29.41%) Change Control
5 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) CEH
2 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) GIAC
3 9 (26.47%) CISSP
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (26.47%) CISM
3 9 (26.47%) MCSE
3 9 (26.47%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) GCIH
6 2 (5.88%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Snort
2 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Sourcefire
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) LogRhythm
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