The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 87 96
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.06% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,550 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.03% +12.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
227 327 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.42% 25.47% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 125 226 262
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CEH
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Edinburgh region.

CEH Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CEH
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CEH.

1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) CISA
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) SANS
4 1 (12.50%) Attack Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Attack Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISA
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS