The first table below looks at the demand for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 116 122 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing CEH 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 0.49% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £70,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
479 408 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.96% 21.15% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 324 304 400
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CEH
North West

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CEH Salary Trend in Cheshire

CEH
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 £37,500 -
CEH
North West

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH.

1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Websense
1 4 (100.00%) SSCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) IronPort
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Lumension
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Snort
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SSCP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Websense
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) IronPort
2 2 (50.00%) Lumension
2 2 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft