Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 83 98
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 +23
Permanent jobs citing CEH 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.55% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 1.52% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Cardiff median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £32,300
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +50.00%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 189 198 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 17.23% 22.05% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 148 169 316
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) GIAC
2 5 (83.33%) Welsh Language
2 5 (83.33%) Nessus
2 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 5 (83.33%) Data Security
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) OSCP
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (83.33%) Nexpose
2 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 5 (83.33%) SANS
2 5 (83.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) HP Fortify
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) CISMP
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
1 5 (83.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Principal Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) Data Security
1 5 (83.33%) Threat Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) GIAC
2 5 (83.33%) OSCP
2 5 (83.33%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) CISMP
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nessus
1 5 (83.33%) Nexpose
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 1 (16.67%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Qualys