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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 184 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Permanent jobs citing CEH 34 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 0.64% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
1770 2025 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.97% 36.94% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1306 1472
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,650 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 - 25 £40,000 - 4
Newbury - 5 £55,000 -
Slough -10 2 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 54 (94.74%) CISSP
2 37 (64.91%) UNIX
3 33 (57.89%) Linux
3 33 (57.89%) Vulnerability Management
4 26 (45.61%) Firewall
5 23 (40.35%) German Language
6 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
7 18 (31.58%) LAN
7 18 (31.58%) WAN
8 16 (28.07%) Information Security
9 15 (26.32%) SIEM
10 14 (24.56%) SaaS
10 14 (24.56%) French Language
11 13 (22.81%) Windows
12 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (19.30%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (15.79%) Nmap
13 9 (15.79%) Apache
13 9 (15.79%) Oracle
13 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.79%) IIS
13 9 (15.79%) Web Services
13 9 (15.79%) GIAC
13 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
14 8 (14.04%) DNS
15 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (12.28%) Degree
15 7 (12.28%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (12.28%) Database Security
15 7 (12.28%) Network Security

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (15.79%) IIS
1 9 (15.79%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) Firewall
2 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
3 18 (31.58%) LAN
3 18 (31.58%) WAN
4 8 (14.04%) DNS
5 7 (12.28%) Network Security
5 7 (12.28%) Wireless Security
5 7 (12.28%) DMZ
5 7 (12.28%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) VPN
5 7 (12.28%) Wireless
5 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
General
1 23 (40.35%) German Language
2 14 (24.56%) French Language
3 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.53%) Finance
5 5 (8.77%) Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Back Office
6 2 (3.51%) Legal
7 1 (1.75%) Games
7 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Support Engineer
2 29 (50.88%) Technical Support Engineer
2 29 (50.88%) Technical Engineer
2 29 (50.88%) Technical Support
3 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Information Security Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Security Designer
7 2 (3.51%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Designer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Author
8 1 (1.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.75%) CESG
5 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) UNIX
2 33 (57.89%) Linux
3 13 (22.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Vulnerability Management
2 16 (28.07%) Information Security
3 15 (26.32%) SIEM
4 11 (19.30%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (12.28%) Database Security
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Analytics
7 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.02%) DNA
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) Cyber Security
9 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.26%) Test Management
9 3 (5.26%) OWASP
9 3 (5.26%) Open Source
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.51%) Service Management
10 2 (3.51%) ITSM
10 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (94.74%) CISSP
2 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.79%) GIAC
4 7 (12.28%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) Degree
5 6 (10.53%) GCIH
5 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) GCIA
5 6 (10.53%) CISA
6 5 (8.77%) OSCP
7 4 (7.02%) CISM
7 4 (7.02%) CCIE
8 3 (5.26%) VTSP
8 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.26%) OSCE
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.51%) CHFI
9 2 (3.51%) CRISC
9 2 (3.51%) GPEN
9 2 (3.51%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Nmap
2 1 (1.75%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) McAfee
2 5 (8.77%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.26%) Websense
3 3 (5.26%) Sourcefire
3 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.26%) Symantec
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.51%) Imperva
4 2 (3.51%) Tufin
4 2 (3.51%) Splunk
4 2 (3.51%) Trustwave
4 2 (3.51%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (3.51%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago