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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 215 225 207
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing CEH 14 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.34% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2158 2070 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.97% 34.41% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1416 1625
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 25 November 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 25 November 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
(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 +1 4 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 29 (90.63%) CISSP
3 25 (78.13%) UNIX
4 23 (71.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (28.13%) German Language
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (12.50%) LAN
8 4 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) CCNA
8 4 (12.50%) Nessus
8 4 (12.50%) Nmap
8 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 4 (12.50%) Network Security
8 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.50%) CentOS
8 4 (12.50%) OSCP
8 4 (12.50%) OSCE
9 3 (9.38%) SIEM
9 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.38%) French Language
9 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Banking

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (12.50%) Network Security
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) DMZ
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless Security
3 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (28.13%) German Language
2 3 (9.38%) French Language
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Military
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Technical Support
1 25 (78.13%) Support Engineer
1 25 (78.13%) Technical Support Engineer
1 25 (78.13%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 25 (78.13%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (9.38%) Information Security
2 3 (9.38%) SIEM
3 2 (6.25%) Test Management
3 2 (6.25%) Database Security
3 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.25%) Ruby
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
2 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) OSCP
3 4 (12.50%) OSCE
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) GIAC
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) HIPAA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Nmap
2 2 (6.25%) Samba
2 2 (6.25%) Snort
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Novell
2 2 (6.25%) Lotus
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.25%) Sophos
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Imperva
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago