The first table below looks at the demand for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 53 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.82% - 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 198 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.70% 30.28% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 172 160 168
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CEH
Berkshire

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CEH
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Slough region.

CEH Salary Trend in Slough

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 10 (100.00%) OSCE
2 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) HIPAA
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 9 (90.00%) Metasploit
2 9 (90.00%) Imperva
2 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (90.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) OSCP
2 9 (90.00%) Nmap
2 9 (90.00%) Nessus
2 9 (90.00%) Snort
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Sophos
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) RHCE
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
1 9 (90.00%) CentOS
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (90.00%) Perl
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) OSCE
2 9 (90.00%) OSCP
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) RHCE
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (90.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Nmap
1 9 (90.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Imperva
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (90.00%) Sophos