The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 101 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.37% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £56,760 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.62% +7.50%  

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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 276 380 348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 34.24% 35.02% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 242 331 231
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for CEH in Wiltshire

CEH
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +11 1 - -
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Salisbury - 1 - -
CEH
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) CESG
2 7 (63.64%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (45.45%) CREST Certified
4 5 (45.45%) OSCP
5 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (36.36%) SIEM
5 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) DMZ
5 4 (36.36%) X.400
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) MCSA
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DMZ
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) FTP
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
1 4 (36.36%) SMTP
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) X.400
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (27.27%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) CESG
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Kali Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) Social Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) CREST Certified
2 5 (45.45%) OSCP
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) CHECK Team Leader
4 3 (27.27%) SANS
5 1 (9.09%) CHFI
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Def Stans
1 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nessus