The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 179 170 165
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.22% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 1.27% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £48,800 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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 Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1300 1421 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.95% 36.87% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1176 1091
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

CEH Salary Trend in Hampshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Hampshire

CEH
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Southampton -9 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Portsmouth - 3 £60,000 -
Hook - 1 - -
CEH
South East

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (92.86%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (64.29%) Sourcefire
3 9 (64.29%) SIEM
4 7 (50.00%) Change Control
4 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Snort
4 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 7 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (50.00%) GIAC
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) CISSP
5 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Information Assurance
6 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 5 (35.71%) Law
7 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
8 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) LDAP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
1 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) SMTP
3 3 (21.43%) FTP
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (35.71%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 9 (64.29%) SIEM
4 7 (50.00%) Change Control
4 7 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (35.71%) Information Assurance
7 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
8 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 1 (7.14%) Change Management
10 1 (7.14%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) GIAC
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) GPEN
5 2 (14.29%) GCIA
5 2 (14.29%) GCIH
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Sourcefire
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) Websense
4 2 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 1 (7.14%) Tripwire