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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 403 420 400
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing CEH 34 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.099% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.31% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.62%
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
7112 6682 7822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.98% 31.43% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5430 5394 6694
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +16 16 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Surrey -1 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Kent - 6 £31,250 -
Hampshire -7 5 £45,000 +7.14%
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 57 (78.08%) Linux
1 57 (78.08%) CISSP
2 37 (50.68%) Windows
3 29 (39.73%) Information Security
4 27 (36.99%) Ethical Hacking
5 26 (35.62%) Penetration Testing
5 26 (35.62%) Degree
6 25 (34.25%) Management Information System
7 23 (31.51%) SQL
8 22 (30.14%) UNIX
9 21 (28.77%) Firewall
10 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (27.40%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (26.03%) SIEM
11 19 (26.03%) PCI DSS
11 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
12 18 (24.66%) MCSE
13 17 (23.29%) CCNA
13 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
13 17 (23.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (21.92%) Network Security
14 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
14 16 (21.92%) IIS
15 15 (20.55%) DNS
15 15 (20.55%) CISM
16 14 (19.18%) DHCP
16 14 (19.18%) Oracle
16 14 (19.18%) Tomcat

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 16 (21.92%) IIS
2 14 (19.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.22%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) Firewall
2 16 (21.92%) Network Security
3 15 (20.55%) DNS
4 14 (19.18%) DHCP
5 11 (15.07%) LAN
5 11 (15.07%) WAN
6 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.96%) Internet
6 8 (10.96%) tcpdump
7 7 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.48%) Wireless
8 4 (5.48%) SAN
8 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
9 3 (4.11%) SSL
9 3 (4.11%) DMZ
10 2 (2.74%) OSPF
10 2 (2.74%) BGP
10 2 (2.74%) TACACS
10 2 (2.74%) WLAN
10 2 (2.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (10.96%) German Language
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Military
3 3 (4.11%) Law
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Support Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) Technical Support
2 18 (24.66%) Technical Support Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) Technical Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) Security Analyst
5 10 (13.70%) Tester
5 10 (13.70%) Penetration Tester
5 10 (13.70%) Security Specialist
5 10 (13.70%) Information Specialist
5 10 (13.70%) Information Security Specialist
6 9 (12.33%) Security Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Consultant
8 7 (9.59%) Senior Security Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Junior
9 6 (8.22%) Security Consultant
9 6 (8.22%) Junior Tester
10 4 (5.48%) IT Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) LAMP
2 6 (8.22%) Web Services
3 2 (2.74%) JCE
3 2 (2.74%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) Management Information System
2 13 (17.81%) CESG
3 10 (13.70%) Clustering
4 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.22%) Kindle
6 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.11%) PKI
8 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.37%) iPhone
9 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Linux
2 37 (50.68%) Windows
3 22 (30.14%) UNIX
4 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.07%) Windows 8
7 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
8 8 (10.96%) AIX
9 6 (8.22%) CentOS
9 6 (8.22%) Ubuntu
10 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (6.85%) Solaris
11 2 (2.74%) Debian
11 2 (2.74%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.74%) HPUX
11 2 (2.74%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.37%) Android
12 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Information Security
2 27 (36.99%) Ethical Hacking
3 26 (35.62%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (27.40%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (26.03%) SIEM
6 14 (19.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
8 10 (13.70%) ITIL
9 9 (12.33%) Change Control
10 8 (10.96%) Service Management
11 7 (9.59%) Computer Forensics
12 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.22%) OWASP
13 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (5.48%) Cyber Security
14 4 (5.48%) Security Testing
15 3 (4.11%) Reverse Engineering
15 3 (4.11%) Information Assurance
15 3 (4.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) Python
3 5 (6.85%) C
3 5 (6.85%) C++
3 5 (6.85%) Java
4 4 (5.48%) Perl
4 4 (5.48%) PHP
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.48%) Ruby
5 2 (2.74%) C#
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (78.08%) CISSP
2 26 (35.62%) Degree
3 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (24.66%) MCSE
5 17 (23.29%) CCNA
6 15 (20.55%) CISM
7 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
8 9 (12.33%) GIAC
9 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
9 7 (9.59%) OSCP
9 7 (9.59%) OSCE
10 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
10 5 (6.85%) MCP
10 5 (6.85%) CCSE
10 5 (6.85%) SSCP
11 4 (5.48%) CCNP
12 3 (4.11%) CCSA
12 3 (4.11%) GSEC
12 3 (4.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.03%) PCI DSS
2 17 (23.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (12.33%) ISO 9001
4 4 (5.48%) HIPAA
System Software
1 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) Snort
2 8 (10.96%) Nmap
3 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.11%) vSphere
6 2 (2.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Nessus
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) McAfee
3 9 (12.33%) Cisco
4 7 (9.59%) Qualys
4 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.22%) Sophos
5 6 (8.22%) VMware
5 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.22%) LogRhythm
6 5 (6.85%) Tripwire
7 4 (5.48%) Imperva
8 3 (4.11%) Sourcefire
8 3 (4.11%) IBM
8 3 (4.11%) Websense
9 2 (2.74%) Citrix
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Novell
9 2 (2.74%) Lotus
9 2 (2.74%) Juniper
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + on-call allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago