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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 387 408 441
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +33
Permanent jobs citing CEH 63 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 0.95% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 32
Median salary £53,750 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.36% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
5983 6649 7775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.19% 31.26% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4842 4955 6171
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 4 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 4 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
Berkshire +30 32 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +5 24 £55,000 -9.46% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
Kent -2 1 £45,000 -10.00%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 98 (76.56%) CISSP
2 55 (42.97%) Information Security
3 45 (35.16%) Windows
3 45 (35.16%) Penetration Testing
4 40 (31.25%) Linux
5 38 (29.69%) Firewall
5 38 (29.69%) Qualys
6 35 (27.34%) SANS
7 34 (26.56%) Security Cleared
7 34 (26.56%) OSCP
7 34 (26.56%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (25.78%) Cisco
9 31 (24.22%) Vulnerability Management
10 30 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (21.88%) Unix
11 28 (21.88%) DV Cleared
12 27 (21.09%) Network Security
12 27 (21.09%) Nessus
12 27 (21.09%) Nmap
12 27 (21.09%) CCNA
13 25 (19.53%) TCP/IP
14 24 (18.75%) GIAC
14 24 (18.75%) OWASP
15 23 (17.97%) Intrusion Detection
15 23 (17.97%) Degree
15 23 (17.97%) CISM
15 23 (17.97%) Java
15 23 (17.97%) CREST Certified
16 22 (17.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 22 (17.19%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 (6.25%) Apache
1 8 (6.25%) IIS
2 5 (3.91%) IBM Notes
2 5 (3.91%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.91%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.34%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.69%) Firewall
2 27 (21.09%) Network Security
3 25 (19.53%) TCP/IP
4 23 (17.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (13.28%) DNS
6 15 (11.72%) Internet
7 12 (9.38%) LAN
8 11 (8.59%) WAN
9 10 (7.81%) SAN
10 9 (7.03%) HTTP
10 9 (7.03%) SSL
11 8 (6.25%) VPN
12 6 (4.69%) FTP
12 6 (4.69%) SMTP
13 5 (3.91%) HTTPS
13 5 (3.91%) IPsec
13 5 (3.91%) SSH
14 4 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (2.34%) IPv4
15 3 (2.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) FindBugs
1 4 (3.13%) sqlmap
General
1 21 (16.41%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (7.81%) Legal
4 6 (4.69%) French Language
4 6 (4.69%) German Language
5 4 (3.13%) Retail
6 3 (2.34%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (2.34%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (32.03%) Analyst
2 31 (24.22%) Security Analyst
3 24 (18.75%) Tester
4 20 (15.63%) Security Engineer
4 20 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 18 (14.06%) Security Tester
6 16 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
7 15 (11.72%) Technical Support
7 15 (11.72%) Technical Support Engineer
8 13 (10.16%) Consultant
8 13 (10.16%) Information Analyst
8 13 (10.16%) Information Security Analyst
9 12 (9.38%) Penetration Tester
9 12 (9.38%) Security Consultant
10 11 (8.59%) Network Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) Cisco Engineer
12 8 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 7 (5.47%) Network Analyst
13 7 (5.47%) Senior Security Engineer
14 6 (4.69%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) Web Services
2 6 (4.69%) .NET
2 6 (4.69%) Regular Expression
3 4 (3.13%) HTML
3 4 (3.13%) HTML5
4 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.56%) JSON
4 2 (1.56%) RESTful
4 2 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (10.16%) Management Information System
4 12 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.69%) PKI
6 4 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.78%) CESG
8 1 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.78%) Physics
8 1 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.16%) Windows
2 40 (31.25%) Linux
3 28 (21.88%) Unix
4 11 (8.59%) Windows NT
5 5 (3.91%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.56%) Android
7 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.97%) Information Security
2 45 (35.16%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (26.56%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (24.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 24 (18.75%) OWASP
6 22 (17.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 20 (15.63%) SIEM
8 19 (14.84%) Ethical Hacking
9 18 (14.06%) Security Testing
10 17 (13.28%) Risk Management
11 16 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
12 15 (11.72%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 14 (10.94%) Incident Management
13 14 (10.94%) Security Operations
14 11 (8.59%) Trend Analysis
15 8 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (6.25%) Validation
16 7 (5.47%) Risk Assessment
16 7 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
17 6 (4.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.97%) Java
2 21 (16.41%) C++
2 21 (16.41%) Python
3 19 (14.84%) C
4 10 (7.81%) Perl
5 5 (3.91%) SQL
6 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.56%) PHP
7 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (76.56%) CISSP
2 35 (27.34%) SANS
3 34 (26.56%) OSCP
3 34 (26.56%) Security Cleared
4 30 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (21.88%) DV Cleared
6 27 (21.09%) CCNA
7 24 (18.75%) GIAC
8 23 (17.97%) CISM
8 23 (17.97%) CREST Certified
8 23 (17.97%) Degree
9 19 (14.84%) CISA
10 12 (9.38%) CCNP
11 11 (8.59%) SC Cleared
11 11 (8.59%) SSCP
12 6 (4.69%) GCIH
13 5 (3.91%) MCSE
13 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (3.13%) GSEC
14 4 (3.13%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.59%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.13%) ISO27002
5 3 (2.34%) SLA
6 2 (1.56%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.78%) COBIT
7 1 (0.78%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.47%) Snort
3 5 (3.91%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (21.09%) Nessus
1 27 (21.09%) Nmap
2 17 (13.28%) OpenVAS
3 12 (9.38%) Endace
4 4 (3.13%) HP Fortify
4 4 (3.13%) RSA Archer
5 2 (1.56%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.78%) EnCase
6 1 (0.78%) QRadar
6 1 (0.78%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) Qualys
2 33 (25.78%) Cisco
3 20 (15.63%) Coverity
4 12 (9.38%) LogRhythm
5 11 (8.59%) Forcepoint
6 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.25%) Juniper
7 8 (6.25%) Oracle
7 8 (6.25%) Symantec
8 7 (5.47%) ArcSight
8 7 (5.47%) Intel Security
9 6 (4.69%) EMC
9 6 (4.69%) SevOne
9 6 (4.69%) Splunk
10 5 (3.91%) Lotus
10 5 (3.91%) Novell
10 5 (3.91%) Tripwire
11 4 (3.13%) HP
11 4 (3.13%) Intel
11 4 (3.13%) Veracode
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