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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethical Hacking
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 8 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.95% 1.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £54,250
% change year-on-year -8.69% +5.99%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 771 953 917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 92.00% 89.65% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 625 603 742
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Ethical Hacking
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Ethical Hacking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 8 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Ethical Hacking
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 42 (97.67%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (76.74%) Security Cleared
2 33 (76.74%) Reverse Engineering
3 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (67.44%) DV Cleared
5 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
6 26 (60.47%) C++
7 24 (55.81%) C
7 24 (55.81%) Java
8 23 (53.49%) C#
9 22 (51.16%) Linux
9 22 (51.16%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (51.16%) GIAC
10 19 (44.19%) Network+ Certification
10 19 (44.19%) Linux+ Certification
10 19 (44.19%) MCSE
10 19 (44.19%) CCNA
10 19 (44.19%) CISSP
10 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (44.19%) SSCP
10 19 (44.19%) Big Data
10 19 (44.19%) SANS
11 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
11 15 (34.88%) Firewall
11 15 (34.88%) Security+ Certification
11 15 (34.88%) CompTIA Security+
12 13 (30.23%) Windows
12 13 (30.23%) MySQL
12 13 (30.23%) JavaScript

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 8 (18.60%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) Firewall
1 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 4 (9.30%) SSL
3 3 (6.98%) Network Security
3 3 (6.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) Big Data
2 13 (30.23%) MySQL
3 9 (20.93%) Data Mining
4 8 (18.60%) Apache Hive
4 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
1 4 (9.30%) CodeSonar
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.30%) git-flow
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
1 4 (9.30%) Robot Framework
1 4 (9.30%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (25.58%) Games
2 5 (11.63%) Legal
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Software Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) C# Software Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Java Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 9 (20.93%) PHP Developer
4 7 (16.28%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Platform Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Software Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) Java EE
1 12 (27.91%) STL
2 9 (20.93%) CSS
2 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) jQuery
2 9 (20.93%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.30%) Django
3 4 (9.30%) LAMP
3 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (9.30%) REST
3 4 (9.30%) SOAP
3 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.30%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Warfare
3 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) Windows
3 11 (25.58%) Android
3 11 (25.58%) Apple iOS
4 7 (16.28%) Mac OS X
5 4 (9.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (76.74%) Reverse Engineering
3 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
5 22 (51.16%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
7 11 (25.58%) Coaching
7 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
8 9 (20.93%) Information Security
8 9 (20.93%) MVC
8 9 (20.93%) OO
8 9 (20.93%) OO PHP
8 9 (20.93%) OOP
8 9 (20.93%) Threat Detection
8 9 (20.93%) Web Development
9 4 (9.30%) API Design
9 4 (9.30%) Kanban
9 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C++
2 24 (55.81%) C
2 24 (55.81%) Java
3 23 (53.49%) C#
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) PHP
5 12 (27.91%) Objective-C
6 10 (23.26%) Python
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.30%) Perl
7 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.30%) VB
8 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) Security Cleared
2 29 (67.44%) DV Cleared
3 22 (51.16%) GIAC
4 19 (44.19%) CCNA
4 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (44.19%) CISSP
4 19 (44.19%) Linux+ Certification
4 19 (44.19%) MCSE
4 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (44.19%) Network+ Certification
4 19 (44.19%) SANS
4 19 (44.19%) SSCP
5 15 (34.88%) CompTIA Security+
5 15 (34.88%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (6.98%) CEH
6 3 (6.98%) CREST Certified
6 3 (6.98%) Degree
6 3 (6.98%) EnCE
6 3 (6.98%) GCFA
6 3 (6.98%) GPEN
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
1 4 (9.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) Salt
2 3 (6.98%) EnCase
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Zend
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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