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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 313 387 444
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +57
Permanent jobs citing CEH 87 90 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 1.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 24
Median salary £50,000 £55,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.31% +39.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
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
4838 6577 7325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.88% 30.60% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3872 5322 5533
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Berkshire +44 43 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +49 23 £50,000 -23.07%
Surrey - 15 £55,000 -
Kent +9 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Hampshire - 2 £64,500 - 2
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 125 (58.96%) CISSP
2 117 (55.19%) Windows
3 98 (46.23%) Linux
4 97 (45.75%) Penetration Testing
5 87 (41.04%) Information Security
6 85 (40.09%) Nessus
7 82 (38.68%) Cybersecurity
8 80 (37.74%) Security Cleared
9 76 (35.85%) Firewall
10 75 (35.38%) Degree
11 74 (34.91%) OSCP
12 73 (34.43%) SIEM
13 65 (30.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 64 (30.19%) C
15 58 (27.36%) Nmap
16 52 (24.53%) Telecoms
17 49 (23.11%) Network Security
18 48 (22.64%) PCI DSS
18 48 (22.64%) CISA
18 48 (22.64%) Python
18 48 (22.64%) CREST Certified
19 45 (21.23%) OWASP
20 44 (20.75%) SC Cleared
20 44 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 44 (20.75%) Management Information System
20 44 (20.75%) GIAC
21 43 (20.28%) Finance
22 41 (19.34%) C++
22 41 (19.34%) Computer Science
23 40 (18.87%) Java

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 21 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (8.49%) IIS
3 13 (6.13%) Apache
4 11 (5.19%) IBM Notes
4 11 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Drupal
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.89%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (35.85%) Firewall
2 49 (23.11%) Network Security
3 33 (15.57%) TCP/IP
4 25 (11.79%) DNS
5 22 (10.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (9.43%) HTTP
7 18 (8.49%) SSL
8 15 (7.08%) LAN
9 14 (6.60%) IPv4
9 14 (6.60%) IPv6
9 14 (6.60%) VLAN
9 14 (6.60%) WAN
10 12 (5.66%) Wireless
11 11 (5.19%) Internet
12 8 (3.77%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.89%) SSH
15 2 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
16 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
16 1 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.25%) InfluxDB
2 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (3.77%) Big Data
3 8 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.08%) Metasploit
2 11 (5.19%) Burp Suite
3 4 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 52 (24.53%) Telecoms
2 43 (20.28%) Finance
3 18 (8.49%) Legal
4 12 (5.66%) French Language
4 12 (5.66%) German Language
5 7 (3.30%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.30%) Portuguese Language
5 7 (3.30%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.83%) Back Office
6 6 (2.83%) Games
7 4 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.89%) Military
7 4 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.94%) Electronics
8 2 (0.94%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (23.58%) Analyst
2 40 (18.87%) Security Analyst
3 38 (17.92%) Tester
4 37 (17.45%) Penetration Tester
5 30 (14.15%) Security Engineer
5 30 (14.15%) Support Engineer
6 25 (11.79%) Consultant
6 25 (11.79%) Security Consultant
7 21 (9.91%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 19 (8.96%) IT Consultant
8 19 (8.96%) IT Security Consultant
9 18 (8.49%) Information Analyst
9 18 (8.49%) Information Security Analyst
10 15 (7.08%) Security Manager
10 15 (7.08%) Technical Engineer
10 15 (7.08%) Technical Support
10 15 (7.08%) Technical Support Engineer
11 14 (6.60%) Compliance Manager
11 14 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.60%) Web Services
2 9 (4.25%) Regular Expression
3 7 (3.30%) .NET
3 7 (3.30%) JSON
4 6 (2.83%) HTML
4 6 (2.83%) ZeroMQ
5 3 (1.42%) HTML5
6 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.94%) RESTful
6 2 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.75%) Management Information System
2 41 (19.34%) Computer Science
3 36 (16.98%) Cyberthreat
4 28 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.19%) Security Operations Centre
7 9 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.83%) Cybercrime
9 5 (2.36%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.89%) Physics
10 4 (1.89%) SCADA
11 2 (0.94%) CESG
11 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.94%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.47%) iPad
12 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 117 (55.19%) Windows
2 98 (46.23%) Linux
3 36 (16.98%) Unix
4 27 (12.74%) Windows Server
5 26 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (6.60%) Kali Linux
6 14 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.13%) CentOS
8 11 (5.19%) Mac OS
8 11 (5.19%) Windows NT
8 11 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.77%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.94%) Android
10 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.75%) Penetration Testing
2 87 (41.04%) Information Security
3 82 (38.68%) Cybersecurity
4 73 (34.43%) SIEM
5 65 (30.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 45 (21.23%) OWASP
7 29 (13.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 26 (12.26%) Presales
9 24 (11.32%) Vulnerability Management
10 23 (10.85%) Risk Management
11 22 (10.38%) Mentoring
12 21 (9.91%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 20 (9.43%) Secure Coding
13 20 (9.43%) Security Management
13 20 (9.43%) System Testing
14 17 (8.02%) Ethical Hacking
14 17 (8.02%) Information Security Management
14 17 (8.02%) Time Management
15 16 (7.55%) ISMS
15 16 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (30.19%) C
2 48 (22.64%) Python
3 41 (19.34%) C++
4 40 (18.87%) Java
5 35 (16.51%) Perl
6 26 (12.26%) Bash Shell
7 14 (6.60%) SQL
8 10 (4.72%) Ruby
9 9 (4.25%) C#
9 9 (4.25%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.25%) VB
10 4 (1.89%) PHP
10 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.42%) R
12 2 (0.94%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 125 (58.96%) CISSP
2 80 (37.74%) Security Cleared
3 75 (35.38%) Degree
4 74 (34.91%) OSCP
5 48 (22.64%) CISA
5 48 (22.64%) CREST Certified
6 44 (20.75%) GIAC
6 44 (20.75%) SC Cleared
7 37 (17.45%) GPEN
8 36 (16.98%) CompTIA Security+
8 36 (16.98%) Security+ Certification
9 35 (16.51%) CCNA
9 35 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (16.51%) SANS
10 30 (14.15%) DV Cleared
11 23 (10.85%) CISM
12 22 (10.38%) GCIA
13 19 (8.96%) GSEC
14 17 (8.02%) GCIH
15 16 (7.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.64%) PCI DSS
2 44 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (7.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.83%) SLA
5 4 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (1.89%) RMADS
6 2 (0.94%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.60%) Hyper-V
3 14 (6.60%) Snort
4 13 (6.13%) Xen
5 9 (4.25%) Samba
6 8 (3.77%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 85 (40.09%) Nessus
2 58 (27.36%) Nmap
3 31 (14.62%) OpenVAS
4 19 (8.96%) SCCM
5 6 (2.83%) Endace
5 6 (2.83%) Grafana
6 4 (1.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 36 (16.98%) Qualys
2 28 (13.21%) Coverity
3 25 (11.79%) Cisco
4 17 (8.02%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.55%) VMware
6 15 (7.08%) LogRhythm
7 14 (6.60%) Intel
8 13 (6.13%) Oracle
8 13 (6.13%) Sophos
9 11 (5.19%) Lotus
9 11 (5.19%) Novell
10 10 (4.72%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.77%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.77%) Juniper
12 6 (2.83%) Apple
12 6 (2.83%) Google
13 5 (2.36%) Fujitsu
13 5 (2.36%) Splunk
14 4 (1.89%) Dell KACE
14 4 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
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