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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 185 193 205
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing CEH 30 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 0.60% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.77% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 12
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1434 1697 2061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.19% 33.99% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1159 1286
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Reading +4 13 £40,000 -
Windsor - 10 £62,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £40,000 - 1
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (85.71%) CISSP
2 39 (61.90%) Linux
3 38 (60.32%) Firewall
4 36 (57.14%) Windows
5 27 (42.86%) Unix
5 27 (42.86%) Network Security
6 25 (39.68%) Information Security
7 20 (31.75%) Nessus
8 18 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (28.57%) SANS
9 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (25.40%) CCNA
10 16 (25.40%) CISA
11 15 (23.81%) Degree
11 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
11 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 14 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (22.22%) SIEM
12 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
13 13 (20.63%) GSEC
13 13 (20.63%) Cisco
14 12 (19.05%) DNS
14 12 (19.05%) HTTP
14 12 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
15 11 (17.46%) SCCM
15 11 (17.46%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (15.87%) Nmap
16 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
16 10 (15.87%) CCNP

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 8 (12.70%) Apache
1 8 (12.70%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) IBM Notes
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.94%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) Network Security
3 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 12 (19.05%) DNS
4 12 (19.05%) HTTP
5 11 (17.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (14.29%) Internet
7 8 (12.70%) LAN
7 8 (12.70%) WAN
8 7 (11.11%) SSL
9 6 (9.52%) SAN
10 4 (6.35%) IPv4
10 4 (6.35%) IPv6
10 4 (6.35%) VLAN
11 3 (4.76%) FTP
11 3 (4.76%) SMTP
12 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
12 2 (3.17%) IPsec
12 2 (3.17%) VPN
12 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) FindBugs
1 3 (4.76%) sqlmap
General
1 4 (6.35%) French Language
1 4 (6.35%) German Language
2 3 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Security Engineer
3 16 (25.40%) Security Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Support Engineer
3 16 (25.40%) Technical Engineer
3 16 (25.40%) Technical Support
3 16 (25.40%) Technical Support Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) Information Security Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Information Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Linux Support
7 7 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Network Operations Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 7 (11.11%) Regular Expression
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) PKI
6 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Linux
2 36 (57.14%) Windows
3 27 (42.86%) Unix
4 8 (12.70%) Windows NT
5 5 (7.94%) Mac OS
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.35%) Solaris
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Information Security
2 18 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 14 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (22.22%) SIEM
4 12 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (12.70%) Validation
6 7 (11.11%) Network Management
6 7 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (9.52%) Security Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.35%) Presales
10 3 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (4.76%) SDLC
10 3 (4.76%) Security Operations
10 3 (4.76%) Threat Modelling
11 2 (3.17%) DDoS Mitigation
11 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
1 5 (7.94%) PHP
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) C++
2 4 (6.35%) Java
2 4 (6.35%) Perl
2 4 (6.35%) Python
3 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.17%) C
5 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (85.71%) CISSP
2 18 (28.57%) SANS
3 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (25.40%) CCNA
4 16 (25.40%) CISA
5 15 (23.81%) Degree
6 13 (20.63%) GSEC
7 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
8 10 (15.87%) CCNP
9 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
10 7 (11.11%) CISM
11 6 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (9.52%) GCIH
11 6 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (7.94%) MCSE
12 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (6.35%) GCIA
13 4 (6.35%) GIAC
14 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
15 2 (3.17%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
1 4 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) ISO 14001
3 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) Snort
3 5 (7.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) Nessus
2 11 (17.46%) SCCM
3 10 (15.87%) Nmap
4 3 (4.76%) Endace
4 3 (4.76%) HP Fortify
5 2 (3.17%) QRadar
5 2 (3.17%) RSA Archer
6 1 (1.59%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) EMC
3 7 (11.11%) Juniper
3 7 (11.11%) SevOne
4 6 (9.52%) Qualys
4 6 (9.52%) Splunk
5 5 (7.94%) Lotus
5 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.94%) Novell
6 4 (6.35%) Coverity
6 4 (6.35%) Intel
6 4 (6.35%) Remedy
7 3 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) LogRhythm
7 3 (4.76%) Veracode
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: Yesterday