The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 120 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 25 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% - 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
CEH
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
824 994 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.11% 41.31% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 565 677 686
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CEH
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CEH Salary Trend in Reading

CEH
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

CEH Salary Histogram in Reading

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 34 (91.89%) CISSP
2 29 (78.38%) UNIX
3 27 (72.97%) Linux
3 27 (72.97%) Vulnerability Management
4 23 (62.16%) German Language
5 17 (45.95%) Firewall
6 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
7 15 (40.54%) LAN
7 15 (40.54%) WAN
8 14 (37.84%) French Language
9 12 (32.43%) SaaS
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) IIS
10 9 (24.32%) Web Services
10 9 (24.32%) Apache
10 9 (24.32%) Nmap
11 6 (16.22%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) GIAC
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Information Security
12 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
12 5 (13.51%) Banking
12 5 (13.51%) DNS
13 4 (10.81%) DHCP
13 4 (10.81%) VPN
13 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (10.81%) CCNP
13 4 (10.81%) DMZ

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (24.32%) IIS
1 9 (24.32%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
3 15 (40.54%) LAN
3 15 (40.54%) WAN
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
5 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 4 (10.81%) Wireless Security
5 4 (10.81%) DMZ
5 4 (10.81%) DHCP
5 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 4 (10.81%) Wireless
5 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
General
1 23 (62.16%) German Language
2 14 (37.84%) French Language
3 6 (16.22%) Finance
4 5 (13.51%) Banking
4 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Support Engineer
2 23 (62.16%) Technical Support Engineer
2 23 (62.16%) Technical Engineer
2 23 (62.16%) Technical Support
3 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) UNIX
2 27 (72.97%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (16.22%) Information Security
3 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Database Security
3 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.11%) Test Management
4 3 (8.11%) OWASP
4 3 (8.11%) SIEM
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (2.70%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.70%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (91.89%) CISSP
2 6 (16.22%) GIAC
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) CCNP
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) OSCP
4 3 (8.11%) OSCE
5 2 (5.41%) GCIA
5 2 (5.41%) GCIH
5 2 (5.41%) SSCP
6 1 (2.70%) CISA
6 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Nmap
2 1 (2.70%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) McAfee
3 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.70%) Websense
4 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 23 days ago