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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 123 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 23 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
780 984 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.07% 41.87% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 530 636 681
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 £25,000 £29,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 July 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Reading

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 35 (92.11%) CISSP
2 31 (81.58%) UNIX
3 29 (76.32%) Linux
3 29 (76.32%) Vulnerability Management
4 26 (68.42%) German Language
5 16 (42.11%) Firewall
6 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
7 14 (36.84%) LAN
7 14 (36.84%) WAN
8 13 (34.21%) French Language
9 12 (31.58%) SaaS
9 12 (31.58%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.68%) IIS
10 9 (23.68%) Web Services
10 9 (23.68%) Apache
10 9 (23.68%) Nmap
11 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.16%) Finance
12 5 (13.16%) GIAC
12 5 (13.16%) Information Security
13 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
13 4 (10.53%) Banking
13 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (10.53%) DNS
14 3 (7.89%) DHCP
14 3 (7.89%) VPN
14 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (7.89%) CCNP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (23.68%) IIS
1 9 (23.68%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
3 14 (36.84%) LAN
3 14 (36.84%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security
5 3 (7.89%) Wireless Security
5 3 (7.89%) DMZ
5 3 (7.89%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) Wireless
5 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
General
1 26 (68.42%) German Language
2 13 (34.21%) French Language
3 5 (13.16%) Finance
4 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Support Engineer
2 25 (65.79%) Technical Support Engineer
2 25 (65.79%) Technical Engineer
2 25 (65.79%) Technical Support
3 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) UNIX
2 29 (76.32%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (13.16%) Information Security
3 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Test Management
4 3 (7.89%) OWASP
4 3 (7.89%) SIEM
4 3 (7.89%) Database Security
4 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.63%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.63%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (92.11%) CISSP
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) GIAC
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.89%) OSCP
4 3 (7.89%) OSCE
4 3 (7.89%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) SSCP
5 2 (5.26%) GCIA
5 2 (5.26%) GCIH
6 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Nmap
2 1 (2.63%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) McAfee
3 2 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
4 1 (2.63%) Juniper
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.63%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.63%) FireEye
4 1 (2.63%) Websense
4 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.63%) Splunk
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