Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 90 105
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 -5
Permanent jobs citing CEH 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.29% 0.38% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.74% 1.59% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Cardiff median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +87.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £45,625 £72,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +87.50% +6.67%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 155 252 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.70% 24.18% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 134 207 292
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £22,688 £27,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +9.93% -7.88%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Cardiff

CEH
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for CEH in Cardiff

CEH
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CEH in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CEH.

1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
1 9 (75.00%) GIAC
2 8 (66.67%) OSCP
3 7 (58.33%) Qualys
3 7 (58.33%) Nessus
3 7 (58.33%) Nmap
4 6 (50.00%) OWASP
4 6 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) SANS
5 5 (41.67%) Welsh Language
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (41.67%) Nexpose
5 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (41.67%) Legal
5 5 (41.67%) Data Security
6 4 (33.33%) Secure Coding
6 4 (33.33%) CISMP
7 3 (25.00%) SIEM
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) FTP
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Spring
8 2 (16.67%) HP Fortify

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
1 5 (41.67%) Welsh Language
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Principal Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Evangelist
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OWASP
1 6 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Data Security
2 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
1 9 (75.00%) GIAC
2 8 (66.67%) OSCP
3 5 (41.67%) SANS
4 4 (33.33%) CISMP
5 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) CCNP
6 1 (8.33%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Nessus
1 7 (58.33%) Nmap
2 5 (41.67%) Nexpose
3 2 (16.67%) HP Fortify
3 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Qualys
2 2 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk