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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 395 363 400
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +37
Permanent jobs citing CEH 40 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.75% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 38
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
6749 6289 7310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.54% 31.59% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5192 4917 6220
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -18 20 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Surrey - 9 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire -31 8 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £62,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 63 (91.30%) CISSP
2 44 (63.77%) Linux
3 36 (52.17%) Vulnerability Management
4 34 (49.28%) UNIX
5 30 (43.48%) Firewall
5 30 (43.48%) Information Security
6 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 16 (23.19%) Management Information System
7 16 (23.19%) GIAC
8 15 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (21.74%) Cisco
8 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 15 (21.74%) LAN
8 15 (21.74%) WAN
9 14 (20.29%) CISM
9 14 (20.29%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (18.84%) Qualys
10 13 (18.84%) McAfee
10 13 (18.84%) Windows
10 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (17.39%) German Language
11 12 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (17.39%) SIEM
12 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (15.94%) Network Security
12 11 (15.94%) DNS
12 11 (15.94%) Finance
13 10 (14.49%) DMZ
13 10 (14.49%) Computer Science

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (8.70%) IIS
1 6 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (43.48%) Firewall
2 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 15 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (21.74%) LAN
3 15 (21.74%) WAN
4 11 (15.94%) Network Security
4 11 (15.94%) DNS
5 10 (14.49%) DMZ
6 9 (13.04%) Wireless Security
6 9 (13.04%) Wireless
6 9 (13.04%) VPN
7 8 (11.59%) DHCP
8 6 (8.70%) Internet
9 4 (5.80%) tcpdump
9 4 (5.80%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.45%) FTP
11 1 (1.45%) HTTP
11 1 (1.45%) LDAP
11 1 (1.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (17.39%) German Language
2 11 (15.94%) Finance
3 9 (13.04%) French Language
4 8 (11.59%) Banking
5 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.80%) Law
7 2 (2.90%) Advertising
7 2 (2.90%) Games
7 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (46.38%) Support Engineer
2 29 (42.03%) Technical Support Engineer
2 29 (42.03%) Technical Engineer
2 29 (42.03%) Technical Support
3 16 (23.19%) Security Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Analyst
5 12 (17.39%) Security Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) Information Security Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Tester
8 2 (2.90%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (2.90%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Information Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Security Operations Analyst
9 1 (1.45%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 44 (63.77%) Linux
2 34 (49.28%) UNIX
3 13 (18.84%) Windows
4 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Debian
4 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Vulnerability Management
2 30 (43.48%) Information Security
3 14 (20.29%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (17.39%) SIEM
5 10 (14.49%) Change Control
6 9 (13.04%) Database Security
6 9 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (10.14%) Service Management
7 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.80%) BCP
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
8 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.80%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (5.80%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.80%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
1 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (91.30%) CISSP
2 16 (23.19%) GIAC
3 14 (20.29%) CISM
4 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (13.04%) SSCP
5 9 (13.04%) CISA
5 9 (13.04%) CCNP
6 8 (11.59%) Degree
7 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (5.80%) CCNA
9 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.35%) GCIA
10 3 (4.35%) GCIH
11 2 (2.90%) MCSE
11 2 (2.90%) GPEN
11 2 (2.90%) OSCP
11 2 (2.90%) OSCE
12 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Nmap
2 4 (5.80%) Snort
3 2 (2.90%) Samba
4 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Nessus
2 4 (5.80%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.90%) Nagios
3 2 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Cisco
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Qualys
2 13 (18.84%) McAfee
3 9 (13.04%) Websense
4 8 (11.59%) Tripwire
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle
5 6 (8.70%) Sourcefire
6 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.80%) Symantec
7 4 (5.80%) IBM
7 4 (5.80%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.80%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.90%) Novell
8 2 (2.90%) Lotus
8 2 (2.90%) Sophos
8 2 (2.90%) Splunk
8 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.90%) Postini
9 1 (1.45%) AlgoSec
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Church International
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago