The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 183 190
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 19 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.58% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 2.08% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 28
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

CEH is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 925 1444 1815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.29% 32.42% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1106 1224
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CEH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Berkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for CEH in Berkshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in Berkshire

CEH
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +29 8 £65,000 +62.50% 3
Reading +17 5 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Maidenhead - 5 £41,250 -
CEH
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 38 (84.44%) CISSP
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Linux
3 24 (53.33%) SIEM
4 21 (46.67%) Firewall
5 18 (40.00%) Information Security
6 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
6 16 (35.56%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (31.11%) Threat Intelligence
8 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
8 12 (26.67%) Security Operations
8 12 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
8 12 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (26.67%) GCIA
8 12 (26.67%) CentOS
9 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (24.44%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (24.44%) Analytics
9 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 10 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
10 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (20.00%) SQL
11 9 (20.00%) Cisco
12 8 (17.78%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (17.78%) Cyber Intelligence
13 7 (15.56%) CompTIA Security+
13 7 (15.56%) Presales
13 7 (15.56%) Grafana
13 7 (15.56%) Google

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) IBM Notes
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) DNS
4 4 (8.89%) HTTP
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) SSH
4 4 (8.89%) SSL
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.56%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.11%) German Language
2 4 (8.89%) French Language
2 4 (8.89%) Games
2 4 (8.89%) Portuguese Language
2 4 (8.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Security Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
6 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 9 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
7 8 (17.78%) Applications Support
8 6 (13.33%) Information Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
9 5 (11.11%) Tester
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) Cisco Analyst
10 4 (8.89%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) JSON
3 4 (8.89%) Regular Expression
3 4 (8.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Linux
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) CentOS
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Mac OS
5 4 (8.89%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Windows NT
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) SIEM
2 18 (40.00%) Information Security
3 16 (35.56%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (31.11%) Threat Intelligence
5 12 (26.67%) Security Operations
6 11 (24.44%) Analytics
6 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (24.44%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
8 8 (17.78%) Cyber Intelligence
9 7 (15.56%) Presales
10 6 (13.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 6 (13.33%) Logistics
10 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
11 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.11%) Microservices
12 4 (8.89%) Digital Forensics
12 4 (8.89%) OWASP
12 4 (8.89%) Project Management
12 4 (8.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C
3 5 (11.11%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (84.44%) CISSP
2 12 (26.67%) GCIA
3 7 (15.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Security+ Certification
4 6 (13.33%) GIAC
4 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.33%) SSCP
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.89%) CCNA
6 4 (8.89%) MCSE
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.89%) SANS
7 2 (4.44%) GSEC
8 1 (2.22%) CCDP
8 1 (2.22%) CCNP
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) OSCP
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Grafana
2 4 (8.89%) Endace
3 2 (4.44%) Graphite
3 2 (4.44%) Kibana
3 2 (4.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (15.56%) Apple
2 7 (15.56%) Google
2 7 (15.56%) Juniper
3 5 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 4 (8.89%) Dell KACE
4 4 (8.89%) Fujitsu
4 4 (8.89%) Lotus
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Novell
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.89%) Splunk
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) NetIQ
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Home working
Posted: 25 days ago