The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 68 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing CEH 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.16% 0.53% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 1.74% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
CEH
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
203 172 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.44% 30.60% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 142 102 211
Average salary £43,000 £40,850 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

CEH
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Basingstoke region.

CEH Salary Trend in Basingstoke

CEH
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH.

1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSCE
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSCE
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Tripwire