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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 129 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing CEH 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.38% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -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
778 974 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.70% 41.05% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 563 573 600
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in Reading

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security
4 6 (40.00%) French Language
4 6 (40.00%) German Language
4 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 3 (20.00%) GIAC
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) Nmap
7 3 (20.00%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
7 3 (20.00%) SIEM

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) FTP
6 1 (6.67%) HTTP
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SMTP
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 6 (40.00%) French Language
1 6 (40.00%) German Language
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Forensic Investigator
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (20.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Security
3 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Packet Capture
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) GIAC
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) EnCE
4 2 (13.33%) GCIH
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSP
5 1 (6.67%) CISA
5 1 (6.67%) CRISC
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) GCIA
5 1 (6.67%) GSEC
5 1 (6.67%) OSCP
5 1 (6.67%) SANS
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nmap
2 2 (13.33%) EnCase
2 2 (13.33%) FTK
3 1 (6.67%) Nessus
3 1 (6.67%) RSA enVision
3 1 (6.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Sourcefire
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Imperva
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) NetWitness
3 1 (6.67%) Qualys
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
3 1 (6.67%) Tufin
3 1 (6.67%) Websense
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago