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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 384 396 366
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Permanent jobs citing CEH 58 50 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.70% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 63
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £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
6579 7162 7203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.40% 31.93% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5016 5538 5769
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 £26,500 £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 30 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 30 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 21 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Surrey +12 16 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Hampshire -14 8 £55,000 +37.50%
West Sussex +10 7 £31,000 -11.42% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £60,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 77 (87.50%) CISSP
2 50 (56.82%) Information Security
3 39 (44.32%) Firewall
4 36 (40.91%) Linux
5 32 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 28 (31.82%) UNIX
6 28 (31.82%) Management Information System
6 28 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 27 (30.68%) TCP/IP
8 25 (28.41%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (27.27%) GIAC
10 23 (26.14%) DNS
10 23 (26.14%) LAN
10 23 (26.14%) WAN
11 22 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (25.00%) SIEM
12 21 (23.86%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (22.73%) DMZ
13 20 (22.73%) VPN
14 18 (20.45%) Windows
15 17 (19.32%) CCNP
15 17 (19.32%) CISA
15 17 (19.32%) Network Security
16 16 (18.18%) Wireless Security
16 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
16 16 (18.18%) Database Security
16 16 (18.18%) Wireless
16 16 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 15 (17.05%) Cisco

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 3 (3.41%) IIS
1 3 (3.41%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.32%) Firewall
2 28 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (30.68%) TCP/IP
4 23 (26.14%) LAN
4 23 (26.14%) WAN
4 23 (26.14%) DNS
5 20 (22.73%) DMZ
5 20 (22.73%) VPN
6 17 (19.32%) Network Security
7 16 (18.18%) Wireless Security
7 16 (18.18%) Wireless
8 15 (17.05%) DHCP
9 10 (11.36%) Wireshark
10 8 (9.09%) Internet
11 7 (7.95%) tcpdump
12 5 (5.68%) SSL
13 4 (4.55%) IPsec
14 3 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (3.41%) LDAP
14 3 (3.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (12.50%) French Language
2 10 (11.36%) Finance
3 9 (10.23%) Banking
4 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.95%) German Language
6 5 (5.68%) Retail
6 5 (5.68%) Law
7 2 (2.27%) Advertising
8 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (29.55%) Support Engineer
2 24 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 24 (27.27%) Technical Support Engineer
2 24 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
3 23 (26.14%) Security Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) Analyst
5 13 (14.77%) Information Security Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) Security Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Operations Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Security Operations Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Security Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Information Security Officer
9 4 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Security Officer
10 3 (3.41%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Penetration Tester
10 3 (3.41%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) PKI
5 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) Open Source
6 1 (1.14%) CESG
6 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.91%) Linux
2 28 (31.82%) UNIX
3 18 (20.45%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Information Security
2 32 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 25 (28.41%) Kalman Filter
4 22 (25.00%) SIEM
5 21 (23.86%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (18.18%) Database Security
6 16 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (12.50%) Change Control
7 11 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (10.23%) Risk Management
9 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 8 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 8 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 7 (7.95%) Security Testing
10 7 (7.95%) Computer Forensics
10 7 (7.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (7.95%) ITIL
11 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.68%) Cyber Security
12 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) VB
1 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.41%) C
3 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (87.50%) CISSP
2 24 (27.27%) GIAC
3 22 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (19.32%) CCNP
4 17 (19.32%) CISA
5 13 (14.77%) CISM
5 13 (14.77%) Degree
6 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (6.82%) SSCP
8 6 (6.82%) GCIA
9 5 (5.68%) GCIH
9 5 (5.68%) CCNA
9 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
10 4 (4.55%) OSCP
10 4 (4.55%) CCSP
10 4 (4.55%) MCSE
11 3 (3.41%) MBCS
11 3 (3.41%) CITP
11 3 (3.41%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (17.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.14%) COBIT
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Snort
2 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) WMI
1 4 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.41%) Nessus
2 3 (3.41%) Nmap
3 2 (2.27%) Nagios
3 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Cisco
2 11 (12.50%) McAfee
3 10 (11.36%) Sourcefire
3 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.23%) Qualys
5 7 (7.95%) Websense
6 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.68%) Symantec
7 5 (5.68%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.68%) Tripwire
7 5 (5.68%) ArcSight
8 4 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.55%) Splunk
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle
9 3 (3.41%) Juniper
10 2 (2.27%) IBM
10 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.27%) Postini
10 2 (2.27%) Sophos
10 2 (2.27%) LogRhythm
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