Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 179 190
Rank change year-on-year +35 +11 +21
Permanent jobs citing CEH 7 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 1.34% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 26
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £42,500 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.11% +15.63%

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 779 1190 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.32% 34.18% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 595 804 1250
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,600 £28,325 £27,475
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,025
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +9.38% +4.35%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Reading

CEH
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for CEH in Reading

CEH
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for CEH.

1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) OWASP
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
2 3 (42.86%) OSCP
2 3 (42.86%) Secure Coding
2 3 (42.86%) SANS
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (42.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Security
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OWASP
1 3 (42.86%) Secure Coding
1 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
2 3 (42.86%) OSCP
2 3 (42.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com