The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 94 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing CEH 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.37% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
CEH
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
375 408 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.32% 30.22% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 311 355 314
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CEH
Salary Trend in Wales

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

CEH Salary Trend in Wales

CEH
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
South Wales +15 3 £40,000 +23.07%
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) Nessus
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Nmap
4 1 (16.67%) iSeries
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat