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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 188 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing CEH 27 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 0.69% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +12.79%
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
1779 1890 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.37% 34.62% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1254 1374
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 £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 18 £40,000 - 7
Slough +3 4 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Newbury - 3 £55,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - - 1
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (94.23%) CISSP
2 31 (59.62%) UNIX
3 28 (53.85%) Linux
3 28 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 23 (44.23%) Firewall
5 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
6 16 (30.77%) LAN
6 16 (30.77%) WAN
6 16 (30.77%) Information Security
7 15 (28.85%) French Language
8 14 (26.92%) SIEM
9 13 (25.00%) German Language
10 12 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (21.15%) SaaS
11 11 (21.15%) GIAC
11 11 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (19.23%) DNS
12 10 (19.23%) Windows
13 9 (17.31%) DHCP
13 9 (17.31%) VPN
13 9 (17.31%) CCNP
13 9 (17.31%) DMZ
13 9 (17.31%) Wireless
13 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
13 9 (17.31%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (17.31%) Network Security
13 9 (17.31%) Wireless Security
13 9 (17.31%) Database Security
13 9 (17.31%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (15.38%) Finance

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (11.54%) Apache
1 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) Firewall
2 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
3 16 (30.77%) LAN
3 16 (30.77%) WAN
4 10 (19.23%) DNS
5 9 (17.31%) DHCP
5 9 (17.31%) VPN
5 9 (17.31%) DMZ
5 9 (17.31%) Wireless
5 9 (17.31%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (17.31%) Network Security
5 9 (17.31%) Wireless Security
6 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (28.85%) French Language
2 13 (25.00%) German Language
3 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
4 8 (15.38%) Finance
5 7 (13.46%) Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Legal
7 1 (1.92%) Games
7 1 (1.92%) Back Office
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 27 (51.92%) Technical Support
2 27 (51.92%) Technical Support Engineer
2 27 (51.92%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Security Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Information Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Tester
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (1.92%) Security Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Author
8 1 (1.92%) Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Designer
8 1 (1.92%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.92%) CESG
3 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) UNIX
2 28 (53.85%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 16 (30.77%) Information Security
3 14 (26.92%) SIEM
4 12 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (17.31%) Database Security
5 9 (17.31%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Cyber Security
9 3 (5.77%) OWASP
9 3 (5.77%) Test Management
10 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.85%) Network Design
10 2 (3.85%) DNA
10 2 (3.85%) Project Management
10 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.92%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (94.23%) CISSP
2 11 (21.15%) GIAC
2 11 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (17.31%) CCNP
4 6 (11.54%) GCIA
4 6 (11.54%) GCIH
4 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) OSCP
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) CISA
7 3 (5.77%) VTSP
7 3 (5.77%) OSCE
7 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) CHFI
8 2 (3.85%) GPEN
8 2 (3.85%) CCIE
8 2 (3.85%) SSCP
8 2 (3.85%) CISM
9 1 (1.92%) CRISC
9 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) McAfee
3 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.85%) Sourcefire
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
5 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.85%) Trustwave
5 2 (3.85%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Websense
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.92%) Imperva
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