Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Ethical Hacking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethical Hacking
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 133 90
Rank change year-on-year +25 -43 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 25 5 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.51% 0.32% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.35% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 53
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +7.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £74,375 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% -16.67%

Ethical Hacking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,544 1,423 1,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.12% 90.81% 91.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,141 1,581
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

Ethical Hacking
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Ethical Hacking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Ethical Hacking in Gloucestershire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Ethical Hacking in Gloucestershire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Ethical Hacking in Gloucestershire

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -2 5 £60,000 -4.00%
Ethical Hacking
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 24 (96.00%) Penetration Testing
1 24 (96.00%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (88.00%) GIAC
2 22 (88.00%) CISSP
3 21 (84.00%) C++
3 21 (84.00%) C
3 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
4 20 (80.00%) Objective-C
4 20 (80.00%) C#
4 20 (80.00%) Java
4 20 (80.00%) STL
4 20 (80.00%) Linux
4 20 (80.00%) Python
4 20 (80.00%) Java EE
4 20 (80.00%) Multithreading
4 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 20 (80.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
5 19 (76.00%) DV Cleared
5 19 (76.00%) SANS
5 19 (76.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 19 (76.00%) MCSE
5 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (76.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (76.00%) CCNA
5 19 (76.00%) SSCP
5 19 (76.00%) Network+ Certification
5 19 (76.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 16 (64.00%) LAMP
6 16 (64.00%) Scrum

Ethical Hacking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 15 (60.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 15 (60.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Big Data
1 16 (64.00%) Hadoop
1 16 (64.00%) MySQL
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 16 (64.00%) Bitbucket
1 16 (64.00%) CodeSonar
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (64.00%) git-flow
1 16 (64.00%) JIRA
1 16 (64.00%) Robot Framework
1 16 (64.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Software Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Test Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) Java EE
1 20 (80.00%) STL
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (64.00%) Django
2 16 (64.00%) LAMP
2 16 (64.00%) Node.js
2 16 (64.00%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (64.00%) REST
2 16 (64.00%) SOAP
2 16 (64.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Android
2 16 (64.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (64.00%) Mac OS X
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Cybersecurity
1 24 (96.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 20 (80.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (64.00%) API Design
4 16 (64.00%) Kanban
4 16 (64.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) User Stories
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (4.00%) Android Development
9 1 (4.00%) Data Management
9 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
9 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C
1 21 (84.00%) C++
2 20 (80.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 20 (80.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (60.00%) PHP
4 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) CISSP
1 22 (88.00%) GIAC
2 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (76.00%) CCNA
3 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (76.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 19 (76.00%) DV Cleared
3 19 (76.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 19 (76.00%) MCSE
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (76.00%) Network+ Certification
3 19 (76.00%) SANS
3 19 (76.00%) SSCP
4 3 (12.00%) CEH
4 3 (12.00%) GPEN
4 3 (12.00%) OSCP
5 1 (4.00%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Docker
1 16 (64.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
1 16 (64.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft