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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 218 267 269
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +2
Permanent jobs citing CEH 31 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.095% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 2
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
1781 2307 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.97% 31.45% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1422 1966 1888
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 - 25 £47,500 - 1
Norfolk - 4 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £35,000 - 2
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 51 (89.47%) CISSP
2 46 (80.70%) CISM
3 41 (71.93%) Information Security
4 37 (64.91%) Security Operations
5 34 (59.65%) SIEM
6 32 (56.14%) SANS
7 27 (47.37%) Linux
8 26 (45.61%) ITIL
9 23 (40.35%) GIAC
10 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
11 19 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
12 18 (31.58%) Change Management
12 18 (31.58%) Incident Management
13 17 (29.82%) CRISC
13 17 (29.82%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (29.82%) Python
14 16 (28.07%) MCP
14 16 (28.07%) Security+ Certification
14 16 (28.07%) Risk Management
14 16 (28.07%) LogLogic
14 16 (28.07%) SC Cleared
14 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
14 16 (28.07%) SolarWinds
14 16 (28.07%) Nessus
14 16 (28.07%) CompTIA Security+
14 16 (28.07%) LogRhythm
14 16 (28.07%) AlienVault
14 16 (28.07%) CESG Certified Professional
15 15 (26.32%) QRadar
15 15 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 9 (15.79%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) Wireshark
2 11 (19.30%) Network Security
3 5 (8.77%) Firewall
4 4 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.51%) SCCP
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.75%) AppScan
General
1 4 (7.02%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Analyst
2 26 (45.61%) Security Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) SOC Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Operations Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Security Operations Analyst
5 12 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (21.05%) Senior Security Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Systems Manager
8 5 (8.77%) Testing Specialist
9 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) IT Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) IT Security Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) IT Support
10 2 (3.51%) IT Support Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) PKI
4 3 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 14 (24.56%) Unix
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) Information Security
2 37 (64.91%) Security Operations
3 34 (59.65%) SIEM
4 26 (45.61%) ITIL
5 19 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (31.58%) Change Management
6 18 (31.58%) Incident Management
7 17 (29.82%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (28.07%) Risk Management
9 15 (26.32%) Problem Management
9 15 (26.32%) Service Management
10 12 (21.05%) Security Architecture
11 11 (19.30%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (14.04%) BCP
12 8 (14.04%) TOGAF
12 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 8 (14.04%) Workflow
13 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
14 6 (10.53%) Open Source
14 6 (10.53%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Python
2 15 (26.32%) C
3 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
4 6 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) C#
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 51 (89.47%) CISSP
2 46 (80.70%) CISM
3 32 (56.14%) SANS
4 23 (40.35%) GIAC
5 17 (29.82%) CRISC
6 16 (28.07%) CESG Certified Professional
6 16 (28.07%) CompTIA Security+
6 16 (28.07%) MCP
6 16 (28.07%) SC Cleared
6 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
6 16 (28.07%) Security+ Certification
7 14 (24.56%) CCNA
7 14 (24.56%) CCNP
7 14 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (24.56%) MCSE
7 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (19.30%) CISA
8 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 6 (10.53%) SSCP
10 4 (7.02%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.04%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Nessus
2 15 (26.32%) QRadar
3 14 (24.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) AlienVault
2 16 (28.07%) LogLogic
2 16 (28.07%) LogRhythm
2 16 (28.07%) SolarWinds
3 15 (26.32%) ArcSight
3 15 (26.32%) IBM
4 14 (24.56%) HP
4 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
4 14 (24.56%) Splunk
4 14 (24.56%) Symantec
5 9 (15.79%) Lotus
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) Qualys
7 1 (1.75%) Veracode
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