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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 216 244 230
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing CEH 19 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 0.45% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1651 1760 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.78% 29.77% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1379 1191
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Gloucestershire +6 7 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Bristol +25 6 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West region with a requirement for CEH.

1 26 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (65.79%) CISSP
3 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
4 20 (52.63%) CREST Certified
5 19 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (47.37%) Ethical Hacking
7 15 (39.47%) OSCP
7 15 (39.47%) Information Security
8 13 (34.21%) DV Cleared
9 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
10 11 (28.95%) Reverse Engineering
10 11 (28.95%) CESG
10 11 (28.95%) C++
10 11 (28.95%) Java
10 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
11 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
11 10 (26.32%) SIEM
12 9 (23.68%) C
12 9 (23.68%) ITIL
12 9 (23.68%) Linux
13 8 (21.05%) Unix
13 8 (21.05%) GIAC
14 7 (18.42%) Firewall
14 7 (18.42%) Internet
14 7 (18.42%) Protective Monitoring
14 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (18.42%) Security Operations Centre
15 6 (15.79%) SANS
15 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) DHCP
2 4 (10.53%) DMZ
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) FTP
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
2 4 (10.53%) SMTP
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) X.400
3 3 (7.89%) tcpdump
3 3 (7.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Metasploit
2 3 (7.89%) AppScan
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Security Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) CISSP Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Advisor
6 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Trainer
7 1 (2.63%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) CESG
2 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.42%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (13.16%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
5 3 (7.89%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Unix
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (47.37%) Ethical Hacking
4 15 (39.47%) Information Security
5 11 (28.95%) Reverse Engineering
5 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
6 10 (26.32%) SIEM
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
8 7 (18.42%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
9 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (13.16%) Security Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (10.53%) Project Management
11 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
12 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
12 3 (7.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C++
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) C
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) CISSP
2 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
3 20 (52.63%) CREST Certified
4 15 (39.47%) OSCP
5 13 (34.21%) DV Cleared
6 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 8 (21.05%) GIAC
8 6 (15.79%) CHECK Team Leader
8 6 (15.79%) CISM
8 6 (15.79%) SANS
8 6 (15.79%) Sun Certification
9 5 (13.16%) CHECK Team Member
9 5 (13.16%) GCIA
9 5 (13.16%) GCIH
10 4 (10.53%) CCNA
10 4 (10.53%) CISA
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (10.53%) CRISC
10 4 (10.53%) EC-Council LPT
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.26%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) ArcSight
1 5 (13.16%) LogRhythm
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Veracode
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