The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 176 179 180
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing CEH 5 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.082% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.33% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 16
Average salary £65,000 £26,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
CEH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
839 902 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.24% 24.56% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 644 660 877
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CEH
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

CEH Salary Trend in the East Midlands

CEH
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

CEH
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 4 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £67,500 +159.61%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CISM
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) CSSLP
3 7 (50.00%) GIAC
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) SANS
5 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
5 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (35.71%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) SIEM
5 5 (35.71%) ISSAP
5 5 (35.71%) ISSEP
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Legal
6 4 (28.57%) GCIH
6 4 (28.57%) GCFA
6 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) GREM
6 4 (28.57%) CREST Certified
6 4 (28.57%) ECIH
7 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) Big Data
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
3 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
General
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Information Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Security Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
3 5 (35.71%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (21.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CISM
2 8 (57.14%) CSSLP
3 7 (50.00%) GIAC
4 6 (42.86%) SANS
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) ISSAP
5 5 (35.71%) ISSEP
6 4 (28.57%) CREST Certified
6 4 (28.57%) ECIH
6 4 (28.57%) GCFA
6 4 (28.57%) GCIH
6 4 (28.57%) GREM
7 3 (21.43%) CISA
7 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (21.43%) SSCP
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (14.29%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk
2 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (14.29%) AlienVault
4 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm