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 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 243 276 290
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +14
Permanent jobs citing CEH 23 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.053% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 0.18% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 1
Average salary £48,425 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.06% -27.27%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1998 2233 2588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.58% 29.47% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1768 2066
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East 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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England 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
Hertfordshire - 12 £47,500 - 1
Essex - 6 £52,500 -
Norfolk +20 5 £39,675 +41.69%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (93.33%) CISM
2 28 (93.33%) CISSP
3 19 (63.33%) SANS
4 18 (60.00%) ITIL
5 16 (53.33%) Python
5 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (53.33%) SIEM
6 15 (50.00%) CRISC
6 15 (50.00%) Security Operations
6 15 (50.00%) GIAC
7 14 (46.67%) Nessus
8 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
8 13 (43.33%) C
9 12 (40.00%) Linux
9 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
9 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
10 11 (36.67%) IBM
10 11 (36.67%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 10 (33.33%) Service Management
11 10 (33.33%) Change Management
11 10 (33.33%) IBM Notes
11 10 (33.33%) MS Office
11 10 (33.33%) MCP
11 10 (33.33%) Lotus
11 10 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (33.33%) Symantec
11 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 10 (33.33%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Network Security
1 9 (30.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) SCCP
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Metasploit
2 5 (16.67%) AppScan
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Security Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Security Advisor
7 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Governance Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Testing Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Web Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 4 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (60.00%) ITIL
3 16 (53.33%) SIEM
4 15 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
6 11 (36.67%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (33.33%) Change Management
7 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 10 (33.33%) Service Management
8 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (26.67%) Security Architecture
9 8 (26.67%) TOGAF
10 7 (23.33%) Time Management
11 6 (20.00%) BCP
11 6 (20.00%) Workflow
12 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Python
2 13 (43.33%) C
3 8 (26.67%) Perl
3 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) CISM
1 28 (93.33%) CISSP
2 19 (63.33%) SANS
3 15 (50.00%) CRISC
3 15 (50.00%) GIAC
4 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 10 (33.33%) MCP
5 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) CCNA
6 9 (30.00%) CISA
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (30.00%) MCSE
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (26.67%) CCNP
7 8 (26.67%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (10.00%) RHCE
10 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO27002
2 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Nessus
2 10 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (30.00%) QRadar
3 9 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (6.67%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) IBM
3 10 (33.33%) AlienVault
3 10 (33.33%) LogLogic
3 10 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 10 (33.33%) Lotus
3 10 (33.33%) Symantec
4 9 (30.00%) ArcSight
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) Splunk
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
6 5 (16.67%) Veracode
7 1 (3.33%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (3.33%) Lumension
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos
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