The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethical Hacking
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.31% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 558 578 629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.60% 89.20% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 510 491 543
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,215 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Ethical Hacking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Ethical Hacking in the North East

Ethical Hacking
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Attack

Ethical Hacking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared