Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 228 261
Rank change year-on-year +33 +33 +57
Permanent jobs citing CEH 59 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% 2.43% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 46
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £68,750 £66,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +37.50%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1810 2752 3723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.45% 31.68% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 2023 2811
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +8.25% +2.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CEH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +48 48 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Reading +33 6 £81,250 +103.13%
Maidenhead +20 2 £40,000 -20.00%
CEH
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 47 (79.66%) CISSP
2 41 (69.49%) SSCP
2 41 (69.49%) GIAC
2 41 (69.49%) Security Architecture
3 30 (50.85%) Threat Intelligence
4 26 (44.07%) Information Security
5 22 (37.29%) Firewall
5 22 (37.29%) Network Security
6 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (32.20%) CCNP
7 19 (32.20%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (28.81%) Cisco
9 13 (22.03%) SIEM
9 13 (22.03%) CCDP
10 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
10 11 (18.64%) Splunk
11 10 (16.95%) VoIP
12 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
12 9 (15.25%) Security+ Certification
12 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) GSEC
12 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (15.25%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (15.25%) CompTIA Security+
12 9 (15.25%) Email Filtering
12 9 (15.25%) Web Filtering
13 8 (13.56%) Security Operations
13 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.56%) Finance

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) Firewall
1 22 (37.29%) Network Security
2 10 (16.95%) VoIP
3 3 (5.08%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.69%) Wireless
General
1 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Security Engineer
2 26 (44.07%) Analyst
3 20 (33.90%) Security Analyst
4 14 (23.73%) Information Analyst
4 14 (23.73%) Information Security Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) Network Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Head of Security
8 2 (3.39%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Tester
9 1 (1.69%) Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) Coordinator
9 1 (1.69%) SIEM Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (5.08%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Security Architecture
2 30 (50.85%) Threat Intelligence
3 26 (44.07%) Information Security
4 19 (32.20%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (22.03%) SIEM
6 9 (15.25%) Email Filtering
6 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (15.25%) Web Filtering
7 8 (13.56%) Security Operations
8 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.78%) Change Control
9 4 (6.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 4 (6.78%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (6.78%) Time Management
10 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.08%) OWASP
10 3 (5.08%) Secure Coding
10 3 (5.08%) Security Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.69%) PHP
1 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (79.66%) CISSP
2 41 (69.49%) GIAC
2 41 (69.49%) SSCP
3 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (32.20%) CCNP
5 13 (22.03%) CCDP
6 9 (15.25%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
6 9 (15.25%) GSEC
6 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
6 9 (15.25%) Security+ Certification
7 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.78%) GWAPT
9 3 (5.08%) OSCP
9 3 (5.08%) SANS
10 2 (3.39%) CCNA
11 1 (1.69%) GCIA
11 1 (1.69%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) Web Application Security Consortium
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Cisco
2 11 (18.64%) Splunk
3 6 (10.17%) GENBAND
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.08%) BT
5 3 (5.08%) LogRhythm
5 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.69%) Fujitsu