Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethical Hacking
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 270 291
Rank change year-on-year +44 +21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ethical Hacking 32 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.51% 0.091% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 21
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -39.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.37% +22.50% +12.99%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5533 5652 7465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.81% 85.71% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4478 4732 6488
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ethical Hacking
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethical Hacking 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 in Surrey.

Salary trend for Ethical Hacking in Surrey

Ethical Hacking
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethical Hacking in Surrey

Ethical Hacking
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 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
Chertsey +3 5 £42,500 -
Guildford - 3 £55,000 -
Camberley - 3 £75,000 -
Reigate - 2 £47,500 -
Staines +2 1 - -
Ethical Hacking
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 29 (90.63%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (78.13%) CISSP
3 20 (62.50%) Information Security
4 19 (59.38%) CEH
5 18 (56.25%) OWASP
6 15 (46.88%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (43.75%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
9 12 (37.50%) CISM
9 12 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 12 (37.50%) Security Testing
9 12 (37.50%) Degree
9 12 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (34.38%) Security Architecture
10 11 (34.38%) Risk Analysis
10 11 (34.38%) Computer Forensics
10 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (34.38%) Forensic Analysis
10 11 (34.38%) Cyberthreat
10 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (34.38%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
11 7 (21.88%) HTML
11 7 (21.88%) Java
11 7 (21.88%) PHP
11 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
12 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
12 6 (18.75%) Finance
13 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment

Ethical Hacking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) HTTP
5 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) SMS
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) TACACS
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) AppScan
2 1 (3.13%) Burp Suite
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Penetration Tester
1 15 (46.88%) Tester
2 12 (37.50%) Security Penetration Tester
2 12 (37.50%) Security Tester
3 7 (21.88%) Security Specialist
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Tester
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 6 (18.75%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacker
5 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Information Security Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Information Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) JSON
3 5 (15.63%) RESTful
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (9.38%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
1 5 (15.63%) Unix
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (62.50%) Information Security
3 18 (56.25%) OWASP
4 15 (46.88%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (37.50%) Security Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 11 (34.38%) Computer Forensics
6 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (34.38%) Forensic Analysis
6 11 (34.38%) Risk Analysis
6 11 (34.38%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (34.38%) Security Architecture
6 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
8 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
10 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
10 3 (9.38%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
1 7 (21.88%) PHP
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) CISSP
2 19 (59.38%) CEH
3 12 (37.50%) CISM
3 12 (37.50%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) GWAPT
4 1 (3.13%) MBCS
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) OSCP
4 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.13%) SANS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Qualys
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Capita
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM