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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 214 273 275
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +2
Permanent jobs citing CEH 31 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.66% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 3
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -10.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £46,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1863 2373 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.62% 31.30% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 2020 1927
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +47 27 £47,500 -13.63%
Essex -1 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £67,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 49 (90.74%) CISSP
2 44 (81.48%) CISM
3 42 (77.78%) Information Security
4 35 (64.81%) SIEM
5 32 (59.26%) Security Operations
6 31 (57.41%) SANS
7 27 (50.00%) Linux
8 25 (46.30%) ITIL
9 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
9 23 (42.59%) GIAC
10 20 (37.04%) Incident Management
10 20 (37.04%) Change Management
11 19 (35.19%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (35.19%) CRISC
12 18 (33.33%) Python
13 17 (31.48%) MCP
13 17 (31.48%) Service Management
13 17 (31.48%) Risk Management
13 17 (31.48%) SC Cleared
13 17 (31.48%) Security Cleared
13 17 (31.48%) LogRhythm
13 17 (31.48%) Nessus
13 17 (31.48%) Problem Management
13 17 (31.48%) AlienVault
13 17 (31.48%) LogLogic
13 17 (31.48%) CESG Certified Professional
14 16 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (29.63%) C
14 16 (29.63%) IBM
15 15 (27.78%) Symantec

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 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Wireshark
2 11 (20.37%) Network Security
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.70%) SCCP
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.70%) AppScan
General
1 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Analyst
2 23 (42.59%) Security Analyst
3 16 (29.63%) SOC Analyst
4 14 (25.93%) Operations Analyst
4 14 (25.93%) Security Operations Analyst
5 12 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Systems Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) IT Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Security Advisor
9 2 (3.70%) Testing Specialist
10 1 (1.85%) Applications Specialist
10 1 (1.85%) Consultant
10 1 (1.85%) Data Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) PKI
4 3 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Unix
3 7 (12.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (77.78%) Information Security
2 35 (64.81%) SIEM
3 32 (59.26%) Security Operations
4 25 (46.30%) ITIL
5 20 (37.04%) Change Management
5 20 (37.04%) Incident Management
6 19 (35.19%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (31.48%) Problem Management
7 17 (31.48%) Risk Management
7 17 (31.48%) Service Management
8 16 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 8 (14.81%) BCP
10 8 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (14.81%) TOGAF
10 8 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (14.81%) Workflow
11 6 (11.11%) Open Source
12 5 (9.26%) Ethical Hacking
12 5 (9.26%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Python
2 16 (29.63%) C
3 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (90.74%) CISSP
2 44 (81.48%) CISM
3 31 (57.41%) SANS
4 23 (42.59%) GIAC
5 19 (35.19%) CRISC
6 17 (31.48%) CESG Certified Professional
6 17 (31.48%) MCP
6 17 (31.48%) SC Cleared
6 17 (31.48%) Security Cleared
7 14 (25.93%) CCNA
7 14 (25.93%) CCNP
7 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (25.93%) CompTIA Security+
7 14 (25.93%) MCSE
7 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (25.93%) Security+ Certification
8 9 (16.67%) Degree
9 8 (14.81%) CISA
10 4 (7.41%) GCIH
11 3 (5.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.81%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) Nessus
2 14 (25.93%) QRadar
2 14 (25.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) AlienVault
2 17 (31.48%) LogLogic
2 17 (31.48%) LogRhythm
3 16 (29.63%) IBM
4 15 (27.78%) Symantec
5 14 (25.93%) ArcSight
5 14 (25.93%) HP
5 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
5 14 (25.93%) SolarWinds
5 14 (25.93%) Splunk
6 12 (22.22%) Lotus
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco
8 2 (3.70%) Veracode
9 1 (1.85%) Lumension
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos