Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 215 221
Rank change year-on-year +89 +6 +21
Permanent jobs citing CEH 12 2 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 0.59% 0.045% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 0.15% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Median annual salary £58,144 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.75% -8.70% +25.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £50,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £69,100 £56,750 £61,300
South East median annual salary £59,072 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.90% -10.42% +33.33%

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 533 1,377 1,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.08% 31.18% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 443 1,018 1,237
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.42% +0.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Surrey

CEH
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CEH in Surrey.

Salary trend for CEH in Surrey

CEH
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing CEH in Surrey over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for CEH in Surrey

CEH
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Guildford - 11 £58,144 -
CEH
South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CEH.

1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (50.00%) Tech Ops
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) MCSE
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
5 5 (41.67%) MBCS
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (41.67%) 802.1X
5 5 (41.67%) RHCSA
5 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (41.67%) High Availability
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless Security
6 4 (33.33%) Security Hardening
6 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 4 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
6 4 (33.33%) NCSC

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 3 (25.00%) SOC Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 7 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Tech Ops
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (41.67%) High Availability
5 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
6 4 (33.33%) Information Security
6 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 4 (33.33%) Security Hardening
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 1 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (41.67%) MBCS
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) RHCSA
3 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (8.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (8.33%) OSCP
4 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
4 1 (8.33%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) NCSC
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco