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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 383 419 384
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -35
Permanent jobs citing CEH 61 41 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.53% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 50
Average salary £52,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
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
6624 7777 7444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.15% 33.03% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4935 6175 5928
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,955 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 24 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Surrey +27 11 £60,750 +31.35%
West Sussex +12 10 £31,000 -11.42%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £60,000 - 3
Hampshire -2 5 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Kent +18 4 £50,000 +11.11%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 89 (85.58%) CISSP
2 58 (55.77%) Information Security
3 44 (42.31%) Firewall
4 35 (33.65%) Linux
5 33 (31.73%) Management Information System
6 32 (30.77%) SIEM
7 31 (29.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 29 (27.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 29 (27.88%) TCP/IP
9 28 (26.92%) UNIX
10 27 (25.96%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (25.96%) Kalman Filter
11 26 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
11 26 (25.00%) GIAC
12 25 (24.04%) Windows
13 24 (23.08%) LAN
13 24 (23.08%) WAN
14 23 (22.12%) DNS
15 22 (21.15%) CISA
16 21 (20.19%) CCNP
16 21 (20.19%) Network Security
16 21 (20.19%) Degree
17 20 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 20 (19.23%) PCI DSS
17 20 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (19.23%) DMZ
17 20 (19.23%) VPN
18 19 (18.27%) Wireless
19 18 (17.31%) Cisco
19 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (5.77%) IIS
2 4 (3.85%) Apache
3 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (42.31%) Firewall
2 29 (27.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 29 (27.88%) TCP/IP
3 24 (23.08%) LAN
3 24 (23.08%) WAN
4 23 (22.12%) DNS
5 21 (20.19%) Network Security
6 20 (19.23%) DMZ
6 20 (19.23%) VPN
7 19 (18.27%) Wireless
8 16 (15.38%) Wireless Security
9 15 (14.42%) DHCP
10 12 (11.54%) Wireshark
10 12 (11.54%) Internet
11 8 (7.69%) tcpdump
12 5 (4.81%) SSL
13 4 (3.85%) IPsec
14 3 (2.88%) LDAP
14 3 (2.88%) FTP
14 3 (2.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) Big Data
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) French Language
2 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.62%) Law
4 9 (8.65%) German Language
5 8 (7.69%) Banking
6 6 (5.77%) Retail
7 2 (1.92%) Legal
7 2 (1.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (24.04%) Support Engineer
2 24 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 24 (23.08%) Technical Support Engineer
2 24 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
2 24 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) Consultant
5 11 (10.58%) Information Security Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Security Consultant
7 6 (5.77%) IT Security Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Security Officer
8 4 (3.85%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (3.85%) Operations Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (2.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.73%) Management Information System
2 20 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.85%) PKI
5 3 (2.88%) Open Source
5 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) CESG
6 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.65%) Linux
2 28 (26.92%) UNIX
3 25 (24.04%) Windows
4 3 (2.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.77%) Information Security
2 32 (30.77%) SIEM
3 31 (29.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 27 (25.96%) Kalman Filter
5 26 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
6 16 (15.38%) Database Security
6 16 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 12 (11.54%) Change Control
8 12 (11.54%) Risk Management
8 12 (11.54%) Business Continuity
9 11 (10.58%) Information Assurance
10 10 (9.62%) Cyber Security
11 9 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.65%) Malware Analysis
12 8 (7.69%) Security Testing
12 8 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
13 7 (6.73%) ITIL
13 7 (6.73%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.85%) VB
1 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) C
3 1 (0.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 89 (85.58%) CISSP
2 27 (25.96%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (25.00%) GIAC
4 22 (21.15%) CISA
5 21 (20.19%) CCNP
5 21 (20.19%) Degree
6 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared
7 17 (16.35%) CISM
8 10 (9.62%) CCNA
9 9 (8.65%) CCSP
10 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (6.73%) SSCP
10 7 (6.73%) GCIA
11 6 (5.77%) OSCP
11 6 (5.77%) DV Cleared
11 6 (5.77%) GCIH
12 5 (4.81%) PCI QSA
13 4 (3.85%) GPEN
13 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
13 4 (3.85%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Snort
2 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (3.85%) WMI
1 4 (3.85%) Nmap
2 3 (2.88%) Nessus
3 2 (1.92%) Nagios
3 2 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Cisco
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.50%) McAfee
3 11 (10.58%) Sourcefire
4 10 (9.62%) ArcSight
5 9 (8.65%) Qualys
6 8 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.73%) Websense
8 6 (5.77%) SAP
9 5 (4.81%) Symantec
9 5 (4.81%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.81%) Splunk
10 4 (3.85%) Tripwire
10 4 (3.85%) Oracle
10 4 (3.85%) Citrix
11 3 (2.88%) Juniper
11 3 (2.88%) IBM
11 3 (2.88%) TippingPoint
11 3 (2.88%) LogRhythm
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