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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 130 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 16 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.65% - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
1005 903 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.52% 37.21% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 592 650 572
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Reading

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 16 (61.54%) UNIX
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
5 11 (42.31%) French Language
6 10 (38.46%) LAN
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
7 8 (30.77%) GIAC
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) Information Security
8 7 (26.92%) Banking
8 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
8 7 (26.92%) DNS
8 7 (26.92%) German Language
9 6 (23.08%) SaaS
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Database Security
9 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (23.08%) DHCP
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (23.08%) CCNP
9 6 (23.08%) DMZ
9 6 (23.08%) Wireless
9 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (23.08%) Network Security

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 10 (38.46%) LAN
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 6 (23.08%) Network Security
5 6 (23.08%) Wireless Security
5 6 (23.08%) DMZ
5 6 (23.08%) DHCP
5 6 (23.08%) VPN
5 6 (23.08%) Wireless
5 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (42.31%) French Language
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 7 (26.92%) German Language
3 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 13 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) UNIX
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 6 (23.08%) Database Security
3 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Test Management
5 3 (11.54%) OWASP
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (3.85%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.85%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) GIAC
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) OSCP
4 3 (11.54%) OSCE
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) GCIA
5 2 (7.69%) GCIH
5 2 (7.69%) SSCP
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
6 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) McAfee
2 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Trustwave
3 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.85%) Websense
3 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
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