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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 219 220 230
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing CEH 34 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 1.45% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 8
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £68,900 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
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
1984 1788 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.02% 29.91% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1414 1445
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Bristol +13 15 £82,500 +65.00%
Wiltshire +10 14 £50,000 -24.75%
Gloucestershire -16 5 £45,000 - 1
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 41 (82.00%) CISSP
2 37 (74.00%) Security Cleared
3 35 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (68.00%) DV Cleared
5 29 (58.00%) Management Information System
6 26 (52.00%) ITIL
6 26 (52.00%) SC Cleared
6 26 (52.00%) CESG
7 22 (44.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 21 (42.00%) Network Security
9 18 (36.00%) SANS
10 17 (34.00%) CISA
10 17 (34.00%) CISM
11 16 (32.00%) Firewall
11 16 (32.00%) GIAC
11 16 (32.00%) SIEM
11 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (32.00%) Security Operations
12 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (30.00%) TOGAF
12 15 (30.00%) Security Architecture
13 14 (28.00%) Windows
13 14 (28.00%) Protective Monitoring
14 13 (26.00%) MODAF
15 12 (24.00%) FTP
15 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
15 12 (24.00%) DNS
15 12 (24.00%) SQL
15 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
15 12 (24.00%) SMTP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) Network Security
2 16 (32.00%) Firewall
3 12 (24.00%) DHCP
3 12 (24.00%) DNS
3 12 (24.00%) FTP
3 12 (24.00%) SMTP
3 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (22.00%) DMZ
4 11 (22.00%) HTTP
4 11 (22.00%) X.400
5 5 (10.00%) Internet
5 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.00%) WAN
7 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.00%) AppScan
General
1 10 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Security Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Network Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 8 (16.00%) Lead Network Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 5 (10.00%) Security Specialist
9 4 (8.00%) Consultant
9 4 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
9 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Tester
10 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
10 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Management Information System
2 26 (52.00%) CESG
3 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (22.00%) Cryptography
5 5 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (6.00%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (52.00%) ITIL
3 22 (44.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (32.00%) Security Operations
4 16 (32.00%) SIEM
5 15 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 15 (30.00%) TOGAF
6 14 (28.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 13 (26.00%) MODAF
8 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
9 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (22.00%) ITIL V3
10 10 (20.00%) Information Security
11 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (14.00%) Reverse Engineering
14 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 5 (10.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) C
2 10 (20.00%) C++
2 10 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (82.00%) CISSP
2 37 (74.00%) Security Cleared
3 34 (68.00%) DV Cleared
4 26 (52.00%) SC Cleared
5 18 (36.00%) SANS
6 17 (34.00%) CISA
6 17 (34.00%) CISM
7 16 (32.00%) GIAC
8 11 (22.00%) CCNA
8 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (22.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (18.00%) CREST Certified
9 9 (18.00%) OSCP
10 7 (14.00%) GCIA
11 6 (12.00%) Sun Certification
12 5 (10.00%) Degree
13 4 (8.00%) CRISC
14 3 (6.00%) CESG Certified Professional
14 3 (6.00%) GCIH
14 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 5 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (8.00%) Nessus
1 4 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (6.00%) IBM
2 3 (6.00%) Veracode
3 2 (4.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.00%) ESRI
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
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