The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 130 130 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing CEH 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% 0.92% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £51,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
707 655 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.62% 30.72% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 536 453 513
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Buckinghamshire region.

CEH Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CEH
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Milton Keynes -1 5 £42,500 -5.55%
High Wycombe - 5 £62,500 -
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) CISSP
2 15 (83.33%) Information Security
3 13 (72.22%) Wireless
3 13 (72.22%) Network Security
4 10 (55.56%) Wireless Security
4 10 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 10 (55.56%) GIAC
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) DMZ
4 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 10 (55.56%) CCNP
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
4 10 (55.56%) WAN
5 9 (50.00%) DHCP
5 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (50.00%) DNS
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (50.00%) Database Security
6 8 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
9 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
9 5 (27.78%) Legal

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Wireless
1 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless Security
2 10 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (55.56%) LAN
2 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) DMZ
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 9 (50.00%) DHCP
3 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Ethical Hacker
5 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (50.00%) Database Security
4 8 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
5 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
6 4 (22.22%) SIEM
7 3 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Content Management
7 3 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) CISSP
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (55.56%) GIAC
3 10 (55.56%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) GREM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix