Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 151 179
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 -5
Permanent jobs citing CEH 17 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 1.28% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 6
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.89% -2.08%
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 666 701 1,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.80% 25.79% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 517 560 772
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Buckinghamshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for CEH in Buckinghamshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CEH in Buckinghamshire

CEH
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +8 16 £60,000 +14.29%
CEH
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 16 (94.12%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (88.24%) SIEM
2 15 (88.24%) Incident Management
2 15 (88.24%) CISSP
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (76.47%) GSEC
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (76.47%) CCNP
4 13 (76.47%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (76.47%) Threat Modelling
4 13 (76.47%) Secure Coding
5 6 (35.29%) GIAC
6 5 (29.41%) Information Security
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) GCIH
8 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (17.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (17.65%) OSCP
8 3 (17.65%) Cyber Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Forensic Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
9 2 (11.76%) White Clarke
9 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
9 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) Time Management
9 2 (11.76%) VLAN

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Security Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) SIEM Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (88.24%) Incident Management
2 15 (88.24%) SIEM
3 13 (76.47%) Ethical Hacking
3 13 (76.47%) Secure Coding
3 13 (76.47%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Forensic Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
6 2 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Social Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CISSP
2 13 (76.47%) CCNP
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (76.47%) GSEC
3 6 (35.29%) GIAC
4 4 (23.53%) GCIH
5 3 (17.65%) OSCP
6 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
6 2 (11.76%) GCIA
6 2 (11.76%) SANS
7 1 (5.88%) GPEN
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) White Clarke
2 1 (5.88%) FireEye
2 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.88%) Intel
2 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
2 1 (5.88%) Sophos
2 1 (5.88%) TippingPoint