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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 252 258 247
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.075% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £51,250 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
2322 2402 2221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.37% 30.22% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1904 1822
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Essex -1 6 £47,500 -30.90% 1
Hertfordshire -3 2 £55,000 -4.34% 3
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (50.00%) Information Security
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (50.00%) SIEM
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Time Management
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (25.00%) C
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) EMV
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) SNMP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) EMV
3 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) VMS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
2 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (8.33%) OWASP
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) VTSP
4 2 (16.67%) GCIA
4 2 (16.67%) GCIH
4 2 (16.67%) CISMP
5 1 (8.33%) OSCP
5 1 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Qualys
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Harpenden
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Huntingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago