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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 127 140
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 1 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.61% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 1.67% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Median salary £75,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.63% +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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 406 717 1008
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.61% 36.66% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 263 565 583
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £35,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing CEH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Novell
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware