The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 571 721 790
Rank change year-on-year
+150 +69
Permanent jobs citing CEH 349 219 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 0.79% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 282 175 144
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
CEH
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24221 27851 29842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.42% 27.20% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19818 22332 23534
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in England

CEH
Salary Trend in England

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

CEH Salary Trend in England

CEH
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in England

CEH
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +76 126 £65,000 +18.18% 14
South East +64 122 £50,000 +17.64% 10
East of England +44 31 £52,500 +2.43%
South West +20 22 £50,000 +53.84% 1
West Midlands +4 18 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Yorkshire +30 13 £42,000 -16.00% 6
North West +26 9 £53,000 +24.70% 8
East Midlands +7 6 £70,000 +78.34%
North East 0 2 £51,250 - 1
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for CEH.

1 504 (76.83%) CISSP
2 377 (57.47%) Information Security
3 255 (38.87%) Penetration Testing
4 239 (36.43%) CISM
5 236 (35.98%) SIEM
6 199 (30.34%) Firewall
7 184 (28.05%) Cybersecurity
8 178 (27.13%) Linux
9 177 (26.98%) Ethical Hacking
10 173 (26.37%) Windows
11 168 (25.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 166 (25.30%) GIAC
13 164 (25.00%) OSCP
14 161 (24.54%) Security Operations
15 160 (24.39%) Degree
16 134 (20.43%) Finance
17 129 (19.66%) Network Security
18 128 (19.51%) SANS
19 127 (19.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 125 (19.05%) CREST Certified
21 118 (17.99%) CISA
22 114 (17.38%) Management Information System
23 113 (17.23%) Python
23 113 (17.23%) Nessus
24 112 (17.07%) Security Cleared
25 111 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
26 106 (16.16%) Unix
27 104 (15.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
28 102 (15.55%) ITIL
29 95 (14.48%) C

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in 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 24 (3.66%) IIS
2 18 (2.74%) IBM Notes
3 8 (1.22%) Apache
4 6 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.46%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (2.74%) MS Office
2 16 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.61%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.98%) SaaS
2 10 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.07%) IaaS
3 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.07%) PaaS
4 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 199 (30.34%) Firewall
2 129 (19.66%) Network Security
3 79 (12.04%) TCP/IP
4 61 (9.30%) HTTP
5 60 (9.15%) DNS
6 48 (7.32%) Internet
6 48 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 40 (6.10%) Wireshark
8 39 (5.95%) Wireless
9 35 (5.34%) SSL
10 34 (5.18%) VPN
11 29 (4.42%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (4.12%) LAN
13 25 (3.81%) WAN
14 24 (3.66%) SMTP
14 24 (3.66%) VLAN
15 22 (3.35%) tcpdump
16 15 (2.29%) IPv4
16 15 (2.29%) IPv6
17 12 (1.83%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.07%) Data Mining
3 5 (0.76%) Big Data
4 4 (0.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.15%) MySQL
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (6.55%) Metasploit
2 28 (4.27%) Burp Suite
3 23 (3.51%) AppScan
4 7 (1.07%) sqlmap
5 3 (0.46%) FindBugs
6 2 (0.30%) Paros
7 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.15%) Hudson
7 1 (0.15%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 134 (20.43%) Finance
2 48 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.35%) Banking
4 18 (2.74%) Legal
5 16 (2.44%) Retail
6 10 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.07%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.91%) Electronics
8 6 (0.91%) Games
8 6 (0.91%) Marketing
8 6 (0.91%) Military
8 6 (0.91%) Publishing
9 5 (0.76%) Back Office
9 5 (0.76%) German Language
10 4 (0.61%) French Language
10 4 (0.61%) Law
10 4 (0.61%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 208 (31.71%) Analyst
2 172 (26.22%) Security Analyst
3 84 (12.80%) Tester
4 82 (12.50%) Consultant
5 75 (11.43%) Penetration Tester
6 68 (10.37%) Security Consultant
7 67 (10.21%) Security Engineer
8 54 (8.23%) IT Analyst
8 54 (8.23%) IT Security Analyst
9 47 (7.16%) Architect
10 45 (6.86%) Security Specialist
11 44 (6.71%) Security Architect
12 43 (6.55%) Senior Analyst
13 40 (6.10%) Information Analyst
13 40 (6.10%) Information Security Analyst
13 40 (6.10%) Senior Security Analyst
14 38 (5.79%) Security Manager
15 35 (5.34%) Operations Analyst
15 35 (5.34%) Security Operations Analyst
16 28 (4.27%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.51%) .NET
2 20 (3.05%) HTML
3 11 (1.68%) HTML5
3 11 (1.68%) Regular Expression
3 11 (1.68%) Web Services
4 6 (0.91%) LAMP
5 5 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 5 (0.76%) WSH
6 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (0.61%) JSON
6 4 (0.61%) RESTful
6 4 (0.61%) XML
7 2 (0.30%) ELK Stack
7 2 (0.30%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.15%) J2EE
8 1 (0.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (17.38%) Management Information System
2 87 (13.26%) Computer Science
3 58 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (7.47%) Mobile App
4 49 (7.47%) Security Operations Centre
5 46 (7.01%) Cyberthreat
6 35 (5.34%) Data Centre
7 29 (4.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 27 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
9 22 (3.35%) CESG
10 16 (2.44%) Mathematics
10 16 (2.44%) PMI
11 15 (2.29%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.68%) PKI
13 10 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.37%) Cryptography
15 7 (1.07%) Fintech
16 6 (0.91%) Cybercrime
16 6 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
16 6 (0.91%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 178 (27.13%) Linux
2 173 (26.37%) Windows
3 106 (16.16%) Unix
4 16 (2.44%) Kali Linux
5 14 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.98%) Solaris
7 8 (1.22%) Android
7 8 (1.22%) Windows NT
8 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.76%) AIX
9 5 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.76%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (57.47%) Information Security
2 255 (38.87%) Penetration Testing
3 236 (35.98%) SIEM
4 184 (28.05%) Cybersecurity
5 177 (26.98%) Ethical Hacking
6 161 (24.54%) Security Operations
7 127 (19.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 104 (15.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 102 (15.55%) ITIL
10 93 (14.18%) Vulnerability Management
11 85 (12.96%) OWASP
12 79 (12.04%) Risk Management
13 68 (10.37%) Security Testing
14 60 (9.15%) Incident Management
15 46 (7.01%) Security Architecture
16 45 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (6.40%) Service Management
18 39 (5.95%) Risk Assessment
19 37 (5.64%) Project Management
20 35 (5.34%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 113 (17.23%) Python
2 95 (14.48%) C
3 83 (12.65%) C++
4 81 (12.35%) Java
5 62 (9.45%) Perl
6 39 (5.95%) SQL
7 33 (5.03%) Ruby
8 29 (4.42%) Bash Shell
8 29 (4.42%) PHP
9 27 (4.12%) C#
10 23 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 21 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.68%) JavaScript
13 9 (1.37%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.91%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.91%) VB
15 1 (0.15%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.15%) Go
15 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 504 (76.83%) CISSP
2 239 (36.43%) CISM
3 166 (25.30%) GIAC
4 164 (25.00%) OSCP
5 160 (24.39%) Degree
6 128 (19.51%) SANS
7 125 (19.05%) CREST Certified
8 118 (17.99%) CISA
9 112 (17.07%) Security Cleared
10 111 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
11 87 (13.26%) CCNA
12 83 (12.65%) GCIH
13 60 (9.15%) SC Cleared
14 57 (8.69%) GCIA
15 56 (8.54%) CCNP
16 53 (8.08%) CompTIA Security+
16 53 (8.08%) Security+ Certification
17 47 (7.16%) DV Cleared
17 47 (7.16%) SSCP
18 43 (6.55%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (25.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 95 (14.48%) PCI DSS
3 28 (4.27%) COBIT
4 13 (1.98%) ISO27002
5 9 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.91%) SLA
7 4 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.61%) RMADS
8 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.46%) QA
9 2 (0.30%) GPG13
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 49 (7.47%) Snort
2 38 (5.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.76%) Samba
3 5 (0.76%) vSphere
4 4 (0.61%) KVM
5 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 113 (17.23%) Nessus
2 63 (9.60%) Nmap
3 30 (4.57%) OpenVAS
4 24 (3.66%) HP Fortify
5 21 (3.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 16 (2.44%) QRadar
7 14 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (1.68%) SCCM
10 9 (1.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 9 (1.37%) WebInspect
11 7 (1.07%) Nexpose
12 5 (0.76%) Puppet
12 5 (0.76%) RSA Archer
13 4 (0.61%) RSA enVision
14 3 (0.46%) EnCase
14 3 (0.46%) Endace
14 3 (0.46%) RSA Security Analytics
15 2 (0.30%) Juniper STRM
15 2 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 86 (13.11%) Cisco
2 75 (11.43%) Qualys
3 64 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 57 (8.69%) Splunk
5 55 (8.38%) ArcSight
6 38 (5.79%) CheckPoint
7 34 (5.18%) HP
7 34 (5.18%) IBM
8 30 (4.57%) Coverity
9 28 (4.27%) LogRhythm
9 28 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 28 (4.27%) Symantec
10 22 (3.35%) Juniper
11 20 (3.05%) Intel Security
11 20 (3.05%) Palo Alto
12 19 (2.90%) Remedy
13 18 (2.74%) AlienVault
13 18 (2.74%) Intel
13 18 (2.74%) LogLogic
13 18 (2.74%) Lotus
West London
Advento Staffing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus performance-based bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
London City
Advento Staffing
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool
QVC
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray
Salary: Banking Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Bonus 25%, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago