Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethical Hacking
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 124 142
Rank change year-on-year -29 +18 +40
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 22 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.73% 1.88% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.12% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 23
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £72,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.03% +93.33% -54.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £110,000 £59,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.37% +22.50% +14.94%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2680 2597 2930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.39% 88.60% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2206 2077 2371
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ethical Hacking
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethical Hacking in Oxfordshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Ethical Hacking in Oxfordshire

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethical Hacking in Oxfordshire

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Abingdon - 8 - - 2
Banbury +1 7 £50,000 -50.00% 1
Ethical Hacking
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 22 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 22 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) C
3 12 (54.55%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) VxWorks
4 9 (40.91%) Source Code Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
5 8 (36.36%) Sophos
5 8 (36.36%) Publishing
5 8 (36.36%) Blog
5 8 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
5 8 (36.36%) Malware Analysis
5 8 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) Metasploit
6 5 (22.73%) Nessus
7 3 (13.64%) Nmap
7 3 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Broadband
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 3 (13.64%) Codenomicon
7 3 (13.64%) IDA Disassembler

Ethical Hacking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) Broadband
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Metasploit
2 3 (13.64%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 8 (36.36%) Publishing
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Security Researcher
3 3 (13.64%) Research Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Researcher
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Blog
1 8 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) VxWorks
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 22 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Source Code Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Malware Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) OWASP
5 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C
1 12 (54.55%) C++
1 12 (54.55%) Java
1 12 (54.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CEH
3 2 (9.09%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) CLAS
3 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
3 2 (9.09%) Cyber Scheme
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) OSCP
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Nessus
2 3 (13.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Sophos
2 3 (13.64%) Codenomicon