The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 208 198 223
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 8 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.30% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.35% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 1
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +19.56%
Ethical Hacking
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3627 3947 4490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 85.04% 85.80% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3322 3681
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Ethical Hacking Salary Trend in Surrey

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Ethical Hacking Salary Histogram in Surrey

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Camberley - 1 £67,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (76.92%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (46.15%) CISSP
5 5 (38.46%) Internet
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) Information Security
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) OWASP
6 4 (30.77%) CEH
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) HTTP
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) CISM
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Legal
7 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless Security

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless Security
6 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) NNTP
6 2 (15.38%) SMTP
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) X.509
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Network Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Penetration Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Forensic Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Forensic Investigator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) iSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) SCADA
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) OWASP
4 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Security Hardening
4 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Case Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
6 1 (7.69%) Cryptanalysis
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) CEH
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (15.38%) CREST Certified
5 2 (15.38%) OSCP
5 2 (15.38%) SANS
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) EnCE
6 1 (7.69%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO27002
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EnCase
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Qualys
2 2 (15.38%) VMware