The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 201 207 217
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing CEH 23 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 1.04% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 15
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
CEH
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2087 1932 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.31% 32.93% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1305 1361
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CEH Salary Trend in Berkshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CEH
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 14 £50,000 - 7
Maidenhead - 4 £57,500 - 2
Slough +7 3 £60,000 +26.31% 1
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 40 (93.02%) CISSP
2 25 (58.14%) UNIX
3 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 23 (53.49%) Vulnerability Management
4 19 (44.19%) Firewall
5 15 (34.88%) Information Security
5 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
6 13 (30.23%) LAN
6 13 (30.23%) WAN
7 12 (27.91%) GIAC
7 12 (27.91%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (25.58%) SIEM
8 11 (25.58%) DNS
9 10 (23.26%) DHCP
9 10 (23.26%) VPN
9 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (23.26%) CCNP
9 10 (23.26%) DMZ
9 10 (23.26%) Wireless
9 10 (23.26%) Database Security
9 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (23.26%) French Language
9 10 (23.26%) Network Security
9 10 (23.26%) Wireless Security
9 10 (23.26%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
11 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
11 7 (16.28%) Banking
11 7 (16.28%) SaaS
12 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
3 13 (30.23%) LAN
3 13 (30.23%) WAN
4 11 (25.58%) DNS
5 10 (23.26%) Network Security
5 10 (23.26%) Wireless Security
5 10 (23.26%) DMZ
5 10 (23.26%) DHCP
5 10 (23.26%) VPN
5 10 (23.26%) Wireless
5 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (6.98%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (23.26%) French Language
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
4 6 (13.95%) German Language
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Games
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Support Engineer
2 22 (51.16%) Technical Support
2 22 (51.16%) Technical Support Engineer
2 22 (51.16%) Technical Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Security Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Information Security Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Author
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Open Source
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) CESG
3 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) UNIX
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (34.88%) Information Security
3 12 (27.91%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (25.58%) SIEM
5 10 (23.26%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (23.26%) Database Security
6 5 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Test Management
7 3 (6.98%) OWASP
8 2 (4.65%) Network Design
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL
9 1 (2.33%) ERP
9 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (93.02%) CISSP
2 12 (27.91%) GIAC
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (23.26%) CCNP
4 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) OSCP
6 4 (9.30%) Degree
7 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.98%) OSCE
7 3 (6.98%) GCIA
7 3 (6.98%) GCIH
8 2 (4.65%) CHFI
8 2 (4.65%) SSCP
8 2 (4.65%) CISA
8 2 (4.65%) GPEN
9 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) McAfee
2 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
2 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) Trustwave
3 2 (4.65%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) Websense
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago