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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 131 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% - 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
998 864 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.64% 38.10% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 583 596 487
Average salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £57,500 £65,000
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 30 January 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Reading

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (86.67%) CISSP
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 9 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (53.33%) French Language
5 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) GIAC
6 4 (26.67%) Information Security
6 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) DMZ
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) CCNP
6 4 (26.67%) Database Security
6 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Wireless Security
7 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
1 4 (26.67%) DMZ
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 8 (53.33%) French Language
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Support
1 9 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Database Security
2 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) GIAC
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) OSCP
3 2 (13.33%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001