The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 243 241 233
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing CEH 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.033% 0.092%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £52,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £52,500 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.26%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1918 1857 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.45% 30.95% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1503 1285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £52,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CEH
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the South West region.

CEH Salary Trend in the South West

CEH
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in the South West

CEH
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Gloucestershire +9 6 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £55,880 - 2
Bristol - 1 £80,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (62.07%) CISSP
2 16 (55.17%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (51.72%) GIAC
4 12 (41.38%) C
4 12 (41.38%) Information Security
5 11 (37.93%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Security Operations
6 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
6 10 (34.48%) SIEM
6 10 (34.48%) CISM
7 9 (31.03%) C++
7 9 (31.03%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (27.59%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) Unix
9 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (24.14%) GCIA
9 7 (24.14%) EC-Council LPT
9 7 (24.14%) CREST Certified
9 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) EnCE
10 6 (20.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 6 (20.69%) ECSA
10 6 (20.69%) GCFA
11 5 (17.24%) GCIH
11 5 (17.24%) Degree

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
1 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Security Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Operational Security Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Client Services Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Security Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Service Security Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Operations Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (13.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (41.38%) Information Security
3 11 (37.93%) Ethical Hacking
3 11 (37.93%) Security Operations
4 10 (34.48%) SIEM
5 8 (27.59%) Reverse Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
11 2 (6.90%) SABSA
11 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
11 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
12 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (3.45%) IT Governance
12 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
12 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C
2 9 (31.03%) C++
2 9 (31.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) CISSP
2 15 (51.72%) GIAC
3 10 (34.48%) CISM
3 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) CREST Certified
4 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) EC-Council LPT
4 7 (24.14%) GCIA
5 6 (20.69%) ECSA
5 6 (20.69%) EnCE
5 6 (20.69%) GCFA
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) GCIH
7 4 (13.79%) CISA
7 4 (13.79%) GPEN
8 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Sun Certification
9 2 (6.90%) ISSAP
10 1 (3.45%) CISMP
10 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) EnCase
1 4 (13.79%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) ArcSight
1 5 (17.24%) LogRhythm
1 5 (17.24%) Splunk
2 4 (13.79%) Intel Security
2 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
2 4 (13.79%) Trustwave
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