The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 255 239 285
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +46
Permanent jobs citing CEH 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.053% 0.028% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.098% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £57,500 £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+144.68% -41.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2329 2032 2751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.77% 28.80% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1691 2367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,928 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CEH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

CEH Salary Trend in the East of England

CEH
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Cambridgeshire -2 3 - -
Essex - 1 £57,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Cryptography
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) CISMP
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) JCE
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) HPUX
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Progress
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 2 (28.57%) WebInspect
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) QADirector
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Tester
3 2 (28.57%) QA Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JCE
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Cryptography
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) HPUX
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CISMP
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
4 2 (28.57%) CSSLP
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) GCIA
5 1 (14.29%) GCIH
5 1 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (14.29%) GIAC
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Progress