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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 219 240 221
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing CEH 20 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.052% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 0.17% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 13
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,775
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.51%
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
1690 1716 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.13% 29.58% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1336 1375
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £61,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 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
Gloucestershire +9 14 £58,750 +6.81%
Bristol - 4 £48,750 - 4
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for CEH.

1 24 (77.42%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (61.29%) CISSP
3 18 (58.06%) CREST Certified
4 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
4 16 (51.61%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (45.16%) Information Security
6 13 (41.94%) OSCP
7 11 (35.48%) Security Operations
7 11 (35.48%) Ethical Hacking
8 10 (32.26%) C++
8 10 (32.26%) Java
8 10 (32.26%) SIEM
9 9 (29.03%) C
10 8 (25.81%) GIAC
10 8 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (19.35%) CESG
12 6 (19.35%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Internet
12 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Leader
13 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Member
13 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
13 5 (16.13%) Unix
13 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
13 5 (16.13%) CISM
13 5 (16.13%) Management Information System

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.68%) tcpdump
3 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) AppScan
1 3 (9.68%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) CISSP Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Security Advisor
6 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Trainer
7 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Operational Security Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) CESG
1 6 (19.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Cryptography
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (51.61%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (45.16%) Information Security
4 11 (35.48%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (35.48%) Security Operations
5 10 (32.26%) SIEM
6 8 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
8 5 (16.13%) Security Testing
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Time Management
11 2 (6.45%) OWASP
12 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C++
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) C
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) CISSP
2 18 (58.06%) CREST Certified
3 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
4 13 (41.94%) OSCP
5 8 (25.81%) GIAC
6 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Leader
8 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Member
8 5 (16.13%) CISM
8 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
9 4 (12.90%) EC-Council LPT
9 4 (12.90%) GCIA
9 4 (12.90%) GCIH
9 4 (12.90%) SANS
10 3 (9.68%) CISA
10 3 (9.68%) CRISC
10 3 (9.68%) GREM
11 2 (6.45%) CISMP
11 2 (6.45%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
2 1 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.23%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
1 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) Veracode
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