The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 80 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.37% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
CEH
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
221 313 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.22% 35.69% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 198 288 261
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CEH
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

CEH Salary Trend in Southampton

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) CESG
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) LAMP
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Snort
4 3 (42.86%) Law

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Information Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) CESG
3 3 (42.86%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago