The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank - 61 54
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.52% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
162 192 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.17% 34.22% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 125 158 173
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 November 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Nmap
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Nessus
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) OSCP
2 3 (60.00%) OSCE
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) OSCP
1 3 (60.00%) OSCE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Nmap
2 2 (40.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Novell
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Imperva