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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 181 - 167
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.055% - 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,256 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
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
1053 947 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.89% 28.08% 33.95%
Number of salaries quoted 880 783 898
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,256 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 21 October 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
(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
Leicestershire - 2 £57,256 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) Security Testing
2 15 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
3 14 (66.67%) VoIP
3 14 (66.67%) CISSP
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Wireless
3 14 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 14 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (66.67%) CISMP
3 14 (66.67%) Open Source
3 14 (66.67%) GPEN
3 14 (66.67%) OSCP
4 13 (61.90%) Information Management
4 13 (61.90%) VPN
5 12 (57.14%) GIAC
6 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
7 10 (47.62%) Objective-C
7 10 (47.62%) Information Security
7 10 (47.62%) PHP
7 10 (47.62%) C
8 5 (23.81%) Retail
8 5 (23.81%) C#
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) GCIH
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) CISA
9 4 (19.05%) CISM
9 4 (19.05%) GWAPT

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) VoIP
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
1 14 (66.67%) Wireless
2 13 (61.90%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Tester
1 14 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 9 (42.86%) Security Tester
3 4 (19.05%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) SCADA
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Security Testing
2 15 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
3 14 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 14 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Information Management
5 10 (47.62%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
7 2 (9.52%) SIEM
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) Objective-C
2 10 (47.62%) PHP
2 10 (47.62%) C
3 5 (23.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) CISSP
1 14 (66.67%) CISMP
1 14 (66.67%) GPEN
1 14 (66.67%) OSCP
2 12 (57.14%) GIAC
3 4 (19.05%) GCIH
3 4 (19.05%) CISA
3 4 (19.05%) CISM
3 4 (19.05%) GWAPT
3 4 (19.05%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight