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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank - 105 89
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.61% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.26%
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
385 327 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.96% 24.40% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 317 274 290
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management