The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 363 398 429
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +31
Permanent jobs citing CEH 80 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 0.96% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 34
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £27,882
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
CEH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5823 6443 7673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.69% 31.27% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4842 6149
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CEH
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CEH Salary Trend in the South East

CEH
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in the South East

CEH
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +25 32 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Berkshire +18 31 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Oxfordshire +1 10 £55,000 -
Kent +1 7 £45,000 -10.00% 3
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CEH.

1 100 (71.43%) CISSP
2 66 (47.14%) Information Security
3 60 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 52 (37.14%) Windows
5 45 (32.14%) Linux
5 45 (32.14%) OSCP
6 42 (30.00%) Firewall
7 40 (28.57%) Qualys
8 39 (27.86%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (27.14%) SANS
10 33 (23.57%) Vulnerability Management
10 33 (23.57%) Security Cleared
11 32 (22.86%) OWASP
12 31 (22.14%) Nmap
12 31 (22.14%) Nessus
12 31 (22.14%) Unix
12 31 (22.14%) TCP/IP
13 30 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 30 (21.43%) Degree
14 28 (20.00%) GIAC
14 28 (20.00%) Cisco
15 27 (19.29%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (19.29%) Network Security
15 27 (19.29%) CREST Certified
16 26 (18.57%) DV Cleared
16 26 (18.57%) Java
16 26 (18.57%) Telecoms
16 26 (18.57%) CISM
17 25 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 24 (17.14%) Security Testing

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.71%) Apache
1 8 (5.71%) IIS
2 5 (3.57%) IBM Notes
2 5 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.14%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.00%) Firewall
2 31 (22.14%) TCP/IP
3 27 (19.29%) Network Security
4 21 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (12.14%) DNS
6 16 (11.43%) Internet
7 12 (8.57%) LAN
8 11 (7.86%) WAN
9 10 (7.14%) HTTP
9 10 (7.14%) SAN
10 9 (6.43%) SSL
11 8 (5.71%) VPN
12 6 (4.29%) FTP
12 6 (4.29%) SMTP
13 5 (3.57%) HTTPS
13 5 (3.57%) IPsec
13 5 (3.57%) SSH
14 4 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (2.14%) IPv4
15 3 (2.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) FindBugs
1 4 (2.86%) sqlmap
General
1 26 (18.57%) Telecoms
2 20 (14.29%) Finance
3 10 (7.14%) Legal
4 6 (4.29%) French Language
4 6 (4.29%) German Language
5 4 (2.86%) Retail
6 3 (2.14%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (2.14%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (34.29%) Analyst
2 36 (25.71%) Security Analyst
3 30 (21.43%) Tester
4 23 (16.43%) Security Tester
5 20 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 18 (12.86%) Penetration Tester
7 17 (12.14%) Security Engineer
8 16 (11.43%) Consultant
8 16 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
8 16 (11.43%) Technical Support
8 16 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
9 15 (10.71%) Information Analyst
9 15 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
9 15 (10.71%) Security Consultant
10 11 (7.86%) Security Penetration Tester
11 8 (5.71%) IT Consultant
11 8 (5.71%) IT Security Consultant
11 8 (5.71%) Network Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.71%) HTML
1 8 (5.71%) Web Services
2 7 (5.00%) HTML5
2 7 (5.00%) Regular Expression
3 6 (4.29%) .NET
4 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.43%) JSON
4 2 (1.43%) RESTful
4 2 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (13.57%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.29%) PKI
5 5 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.86%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (0.71%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.14%) Windows
2 45 (32.14%) Linux
3 31 (22.14%) Unix
4 11 (7.86%) Windows NT
5 5 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.14%) Solaris
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.43%) Android
7 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.14%) Information Security
2 60 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 39 (27.86%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (23.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 32 (22.86%) OWASP
6 30 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 24 (17.14%) Security Testing
7 24 (17.14%) SIEM
8 21 (15.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 21 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 18 (12.86%) Threat Modelling
10 16 (11.43%) Incident Management
10 16 (11.43%) Risk Management
11 15 (10.71%) Security Operations
12 13 (9.29%) Trend Analysis
13 8 (5.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 8 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.71%) Validation
14 7 (5.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.57%) Java
2 24 (17.14%) C++
2 24 (17.14%) Python
3 21 (15.00%) C
4 13 (9.29%) Perl
5 7 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.57%) SQL
7 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.14%) PHP
9 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 100 (71.43%) CISSP
2 45 (32.14%) OSCP
3 38 (27.14%) SANS
4 33 (23.57%) Security Cleared
5 30 (21.43%) Degree
6 28 (20.00%) GIAC
7 27 (19.29%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (19.29%) CREST Certified
8 26 (18.57%) CISM
8 26 (18.57%) DV Cleared
9 24 (17.14%) CCNA
10 18 (12.86%) CISA
11 11 (7.86%) CCNP
11 11 (7.86%) SSCP
12 9 (6.43%) SC Cleared
13 7 (5.00%) GCIH
14 6 (4.29%) GPEN
15 5 (3.57%) MCSE
15 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (11.43%) PCI DSS
3 9 (6.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.86%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.43%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.43%) SLA
6 1 (0.71%) COBIT
6 1 (0.71%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.00%) Snort
3 5 (3.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 31 (22.14%) Nessus
1 31 (22.14%) Nmap
2 20 (14.29%) OpenVAS
3 9 (6.43%) Endace
4 4 (2.86%) HP Fortify
5 3 (2.14%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.43%) QRadar
7 1 (0.71%) EnCase
7 1 (0.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.71%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 40 (28.57%) Qualys
2 28 (20.00%) Cisco
3 23 (16.43%) Coverity
4 11 (7.86%) Forcepoint
5 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.43%) LogRhythm
7 8 (5.71%) Oracle
8 7 (5.00%) ArcSight
8 7 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 7 (5.00%) Splunk
9 6 (4.29%) EMC
9 6 (4.29%) Juniper
9 6 (4.29%) SevOne
9 6 (4.29%) Symantec
10 5 (3.57%) Lotus
10 5 (3.57%) Novell
10 5 (3.57%) Tripwire
11 4 (2.86%) HP
11 4 (2.86%) Veracode
12 3 (2.14%) CheckPoint
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