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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 134 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing CEH 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1040 908 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.34% 39.04% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 651 693 633
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

CEH Salary Histogram in Reading

CEH
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) OSCE
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSCE
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS