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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 386 372 365
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing CEH 53 52 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.80% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 56
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,607 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,125 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +18.75%
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
6982 6496 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.97% 31.55% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5452 4990 5690
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 £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -9 22 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Surrey +7 13 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Hampshire -17 9 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
West Sussex - 4 £31,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 66 (85.71%) CISSP
2 45 (58.44%) Information Security
3 35 (45.45%) Linux
4 32 (41.56%) Firewall
5 31 (40.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 26 (33.77%) UNIX
7 24 (31.17%) Management Information System
7 24 (31.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 21 (27.27%) GIAC
9 21 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (24.68%) SIEM
10 19 (24.68%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (24.68%) LAN
10 19 (24.68%) WAN
11 18 (23.38%) DNS
11 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (20.78%) DMZ
12 16 (20.78%) VPN
13 15 (19.48%) CCNP
13 15 (19.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (19.48%) Network Security
14 14 (18.18%) Wireless Security
14 14 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
14 14 (18.18%) Database Security
14 14 (18.18%) Wireless
14 14 (18.18%) Cisco
15 13 (16.88%) DHCP
15 13 (16.88%) Windows
16 12 (15.58%) Degree

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (2.60%) IIS
1 2 (2.60%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (41.56%) Firewall
2 24 (31.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 19 (24.68%) LAN
4 19 (24.68%) WAN
5 18 (23.38%) DNS
6 16 (20.78%) VPN
6 16 (20.78%) DMZ
7 15 (19.48%) Network Security
8 14 (18.18%) Wireless Security
8 14 (18.18%) Wireless
9 13 (16.88%) DHCP
10 8 (10.39%) Internet
10 8 (10.39%) Wireshark
11 7 (9.09%) tcpdump
12 3 (3.90%) LDAP
12 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.90%) SMTP
12 3 (3.90%) FTP
12 3 (3.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (11.69%) French Language
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
2 8 (10.39%) Finance
3 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.79%) German Language
5 5 (6.49%) Law
6 3 (3.90%) Retail
7 2 (2.60%) Advertising
8 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Support Engineer
2 24 (31.17%) Technical Support
2 24 (31.17%) Technical Support Engineer
2 24 (31.17%) Technical Engineer
3 21 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Analyst
5 12 (15.58%) Information Security Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Security Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (5.19%) IT Security Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Security Officer
9 3 (3.90%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Tester
9 3 (3.90%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Penetration Tester
10 2 (2.60%) Operations Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (2.60%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Management Information System
2 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) CESG
6 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 35 (45.45%) Linux
2 26 (33.77%) UNIX
3 13 (16.88%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Information Security
2 31 (40.26%) Vulnerability Management
3 21 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
4 19 (24.68%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (24.68%) SIEM
5 14 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (18.18%) Database Security
6 11 (14.29%) Change Control
7 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.39%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
9 7 (9.09%) Security Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 7 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
10 6 (7.79%) ITIL
11 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.49%) Information Assurance
12 4 (5.19%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.19%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) VB
1 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (85.71%) CISSP
2 21 (27.27%) GIAC
3 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (19.48%) CCNP
5 12 (15.58%) Degree
6 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 10 (12.99%) CISA
7 10 (12.99%) CISM
8 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (6.49%) SSCP
8 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
9 4 (5.19%) OSCP
9 4 (5.19%) GCIA
10 3 (3.90%) GCIH
10 3 (3.90%) CCNA
10 3 (3.90%) OSCE
10 3 (3.90%) VCP4
11 2 (2.60%) GPEN
11 2 (2.60%) CITP
11 2 (2.60%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Snort
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.90%) Nessus
3 2 (2.60%) WMI
3 2 (2.60%) Nagios
3 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Cisco
2 9 (11.69%) McAfee
2 9 (11.69%) Sourcefire
2 9 (11.69%) Qualys
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.79%) Websense
5 5 (6.49%) Tripwire
5 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.19%) Symantec
6 4 (5.19%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.19%) ArcSight
7 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.90%) Splunk
8 2 (2.60%) Sophos
8 2 (2.60%) Postini
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 2 (2.60%) Juniper
9 1 (1.30%) Citrix
9 1 (1.30%) IBM
9 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
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