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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 84 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing CEH 9 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.065% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 0.21% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,025
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.08%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
CEH
Scotland

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
311 474 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.41% 30.66% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 192 332 235
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,506 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CEH.

1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
2 11 (64.71%) CISM
2 11 (64.71%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
4 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
4 6 (35.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 6 (35.29%) CISA
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (35.29%) DHCP
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
4 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
5 5 (29.41%) SANS
5 5 (29.41%) Attack Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) IISP
6 4 (23.53%) Compliance Management
6 4 (23.53%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 4 (23.53%) ECSA
6 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
6 4 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Security Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Security Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Security
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
1 4 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
2 6 (35.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Attack Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 4 (23.53%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
4 4 (23.53%) SIEM
4 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
2 11 (64.71%) CISM
3 6 (35.29%) CISA
4 5 (29.41%) SANS
5 4 (23.53%) CHFI
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) ECSA
5 4 (23.53%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) ArcSight
1 4 (23.53%) Splunk