Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 230 298
Rank change year-on-year -8 +68 +12
Permanent jobs citing CEH 24 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.38% 0.66% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 2.14% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 10
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -4.35% +17.95%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £49,125
90th Percentile £77,250 £65,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% -10.31% +39.38%

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 1746 1967 2756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.95% 30.86% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1611 2398
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,989
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.68% +1.15%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Surrey

CEH
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for CEH in Surrey

CEH
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Chertsey +4 5 £42,500 -
Camberley -13 2 £68,000 +36.00%
Guildford - 1 £67,500 - 1
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
CEH
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CEH.

1 23 (95.83%) CISSP
2 19 (79.17%) Ethical Hacking
2 19 (79.17%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (75.00%) OWASP
4 15 (62.50%) Information Security
4 15 (62.50%) CISM
5 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
5 13 (54.17%) Degree
6 12 (50.00%) Security Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
8 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (29.17%) Security Architecture
8 7 (29.17%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
9 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) XML
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Perl
10 5 (20.83%) PHP
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Forensics

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) SMS
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) AppScan
1 1 (4.17%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 12 (50.00%) Security Penetration Tester
1 12 (50.00%) Security Tester
1 12 (50.00%) Tester
2 7 (29.17%) Systems Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Tester
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) JSON
2 5 (20.83%) RESTful
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Android
3 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Ethical Hacking
1 19 (79.17%) Penetration Testing
2 18 (75.00%) OWASP
3 15 (62.50%) Information Security
4 12 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
5 7 (29.17%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 7 (29.17%) Security Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Forensics
7 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (20.83%) Forensic Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
1 5 (20.83%) Perl
1 5 (20.83%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) CISSP
2 15 (62.50%) CISM
3 13 (54.17%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) CISA
4 3 (12.50%) CRISC
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.33%) SSCP
6 1 (4.17%) CASP
6 1 (4.17%) CISMP
6 1 (4.17%) GWAPT
6 1 (4.17%) MBCS
6 1 (4.17%) OSCP
6 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
6 1 (4.17%) SANS
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) BS7799
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Qualys
2 1 (4.17%) Capita
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) IBM