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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 222 276 296
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +20
Permanent jobs citing CEH 27 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.092% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 3
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,600 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,775
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.51%
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
1825 2261 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.02% 29.87% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1818 2005
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

CEH Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +39 15 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Essex +20 8 £52,500 -8.69%
Norfolk +15 3 £30,000 +7.14%
Suffolk +10 1 £67,500 +29.80%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for CEH.

1 37 (94.87%) CISSP
2 36 (92.31%) CISM
2 36 (92.31%) Information Security
3 25 (64.10%) SANS
4 22 (56.41%) SIEM
4 22 (56.41%) ITIL
5 20 (51.28%) Linux
6 19 (48.72%) Python
6 19 (48.72%) Security Operations
7 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 18 (46.15%) Nessus
8 16 (41.03%) CRISC
8 16 (41.03%) C
8 16 (41.03%) Risk Management
8 16 (41.03%) GIAC
9 15 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (35.90%) IBM
10 14 (35.90%) Symantec
10 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
10 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
11 13 (33.33%) SolarWinds
11 13 (33.33%) Wireshark
11 13 (33.33%) ArcSight
11 13 (33.33%) QRadar
11 13 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 13 (33.33%) CCNA
11 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (33.33%) MCSE

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (30.77%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 11 (28.21%) Network Security
3 5 (12.82%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) SCCP
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Metasploit
2 4 (10.26%) AppScan
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Security Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 12 (30.77%) SOC Analyst
5 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (28.21%) Senior Security Analyst
6 9 (23.08%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Security Advisor
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Architect
9 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Firewall Specialist
10 1 (2.56%) Governance Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Testing Specialist
10 1 (2.56%) Web Applications Specialist
10 1 (2.56%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
3 4 (10.26%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (7.69%) PKI
5 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Information Security
2 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 22 (56.41%) SIEM
3 19 (48.72%) Security Operations
4 16 (41.03%) Risk Management
5 15 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (30.77%) Change Management
6 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
6 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
6 12 (30.77%) Service Management
7 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
8 10 (25.64%) TOGAF
9 8 (20.51%) BCP
9 8 (20.51%) Workflow
10 7 (17.95%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Time Management
12 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Python
2 16 (41.03%) C
3 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
5 4 (10.26%) C#
5 4 (10.26%) C++
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (94.87%) CISSP
2 36 (92.31%) CISM
3 25 (64.10%) SANS
4 16 (41.03%) CRISC
4 16 (41.03%) GIAC
5 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
6 13 (33.33%) CCNA
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (33.33%) MCSE
6 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (30.77%) CCNP
7 12 (30.77%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (30.77%) MCP
7 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (25.64%) Degree
8 10 (25.64%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (23.08%) CISA
10 3 (7.69%) RHCE
11 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) ISO27002
2 9 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Nessus
2 13 (33.33%) QRadar
2 13 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.13%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) IBM
2 14 (35.90%) Symantec
3 13 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 13 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 12 (30.77%) AlienVault
4 12 (30.77%) LogLogic
4 12 (30.77%) LogRhythm
4 12 (30.77%) Lotus
5 10 (25.64%) HP
5 10 (25.64%) Splunk
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
7 4 (10.26%) Veracode
8 1 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.56%) Lumension
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
Sentinel IT LLP
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