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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 171 201 217
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +16
Permanent jobs citing CEH 33 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.67% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 2.05% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 18
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £40,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
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
1346 1706 2148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.69% 32.51% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1320 1285
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CEH
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor +2 11 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Reading +7 6 £38,500 -3.75%
Maidenhead +2 6 £50,000 -37.50%
Bracknell -5 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 - 1
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing CEH 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 58 (92.06%) CISSP
2 42 (66.67%) Windows
3 40 (63.49%) Linux
4 37 (58.73%) Firewall
5 33 (52.38%) Nessus
5 33 (52.38%) Network Security
6 29 (46.03%) Information Security
7 28 (44.44%) CISA
8 22 (34.92%) Vulnerability Management
9 21 (33.33%) Degree
10 20 (31.75%) Computer Science
10 20 (31.75%) Unix
10 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
11 19 (30.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 18 (28.57%) Management Information System
13 17 (26.98%) GSEC
13 17 (26.98%) SCCM
14 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
14 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
15 15 (23.81%) CCNA
15 15 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (23.81%) PCI DSS
16 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (17.46%) Nmap
17 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (17.46%) SANS
18 10 (15.87%) SIEM
18 10 (15.87%) GCIH
18 10 (15.87%) Oracle
18 10 (15.87%) IIS

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (15.87%) Apache
1 10 (15.87%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Firewall
2 33 (52.38%) Network Security
3 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
4 10 (15.87%) LAN
4 10 (15.87%) WAN
5 8 (12.70%) Internet
5 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (11.11%) DNS
7 6 (9.52%) HTTP
7 6 (9.52%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.59%) IPv4
9 1 (1.59%) IPv6
9 1 (1.59%) SAN
9 1 (1.59%) SSL
9 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) InfluxDB
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) FindBugs
1 1 (1.59%) sqlmap
General
1 6 (9.52%) French Language
2 3 (4.76%) German Language
2 3 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Analyst
2 23 (36.51%) Support Engineer
3 22 (34.92%) Security Analyst
4 17 (26.98%) Security Engineer
5 15 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
5 15 (23.81%) Technical Support
5 15 (23.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 13 (20.63%) Information Analyst
6 13 (20.63%) Information Security Analyst
6 13 (20.63%) Information Security Engineer
7 10 (15.87%) IT Engineer
7 10 (15.87%) IT Security Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) IT Analyst
8 8 (12.70%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (12.70%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) Linux Support
8 8 (12.70%) Linux Support Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (12.70%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Web Services
2 8 (12.70%) Regular Expression
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 40 (63.49%) Linux
3 20 (31.75%) Unix
4 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 7 (11.11%) Windows NT
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Information Security
2 22 (34.92%) Vulnerability Management
3 19 (30.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (15.87%) SIEM
5 7 (11.11%) Network Management
5 7 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.52%) Validation
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.17%) Boundary Protection
9 2 (3.17%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (3.17%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Security Testing
10 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.59%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.94%) PHP
3 2 (3.17%) C
3 2 (3.17%) C++
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (92.06%) CISSP
2 28 (44.44%) CISA
3 21 (33.33%) Degree
4 17 (26.98%) GSEC
5 15 (23.81%) CCNA
5 15 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (17.46%) SANS
7 10 (15.87%) GCIH
8 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.70%) CCNP
10 7 (11.11%) MCSE
10 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
11 6 (9.52%) MCP
12 4 (6.35%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (6.35%) GCIA
12 4 (6.35%) Security+ Certification
13 3 (4.76%) CISM
14 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
15 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) ProxySG
2 6 (9.52%) Samba
3 1 (1.59%) Snort
Systems Management
1 33 (52.38%) Nessus
2 17 (26.98%) SCCM
3 11 (17.46%) Nmap
4 2 (3.17%) QRadar
5 1 (1.59%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.59%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco
3 8 (12.70%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.70%) LogRhythm
4 7 (11.11%) EMC
4 7 (11.11%) Juniper
4 7 (11.11%) Lotus
4 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.11%) Novell
4 7 (11.11%) SevOne
5 6 (9.52%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.35%) Remedy
7 2 (3.17%) F5
7 2 (3.17%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.17%) Lancope
7 2 (3.17%) Prolexic
7 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.17%) Splunk
Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago