The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 205 213 214
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing CEH 17 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 0.84% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 12
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1920 1910 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.59% 35.88% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1359 1721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,450 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CEH
South East

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +6 8 £47,500 +1.06%
Thatcham - 5 £25,000 -
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) CCNA
2 32 (78.05%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (73.17%) Firewall
3 30 (73.17%) CISSP
4 29 (70.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 28 (68.29%) SIEM
6 27 (65.85%) Red Hat
7 25 (60.98%) Ubuntu
8 21 (51.22%) Ruby
8 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (51.22%) OSCE
8 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (51.22%) Perl
9 20 (48.78%) Sophos
9 20 (48.78%) Nmap
9 20 (48.78%) Nessus
9 20 (48.78%) OSCP
9 20 (48.78%) tcpdump
9 20 (48.78%) Metasploit
9 20 (48.78%) Imperva
9 20 (48.78%) Snort
10 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
10 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
10 19 (46.34%) HIPAA
10 19 (46.34%) CentOS
10 19 (46.34%) PHP
10 19 (46.34%) SQL
10 19 (46.34%) Python

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 7 (17.07%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (17.07%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
1 7 (17.07%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) tcpdump
3 7 (17.07%) iSCSI
3 7 (17.07%) DHCP
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (4.88%) Military
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Security Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Security Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Help Desk Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Security Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) iPhone
1 7 (17.07%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.32%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) Ubuntu
4 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (46.34%) CentOS
6 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (17.07%) Android
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Vista
7 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Phone
7 7 (17.07%) Mac OS X
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 28 (68.29%) SIEM
3 16 (39.02%) Information Security
4 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.07%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (7.32%) Time Management
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Ruby
1 21 (51.22%) Perl
2 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
2 19 (46.34%) PHP
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) C
3 3 (7.32%) C++
3 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (78.05%) CCNA
1 32 (78.05%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (73.17%) CISSP
3 21 (51.22%) OSCE
4 20 (48.78%) OSCP
5 14 (34.15%) Degree
6 7 (17.07%) ACSP
6 7 (17.07%) GNVQ
6 7 (17.07%) MCITP
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (17.07%) MCSE
6 7 (17.07%) MCP
7 5 (12.20%) RHCE
8 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) CISM
9 1 (2.44%) GCIA
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
1 19 (46.34%) HIPAA
2 14 (34.15%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Nmap
1 20 (48.78%) Snort
2 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) vSphere
3 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Red Hat
2 20 (48.78%) Sophos
2 20 (48.78%) Imperva
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) Acronis
4 7 (17.07%) Apple
4 7 (17.07%) Symantec
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Sun