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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 492 682 784
Rank change year-on-year
+190 +102
Permanent jobs citing CEH 431 257 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 0.93% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 354 202 150
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
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
23043 27779 29033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.97% 27.11% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18661 22536 22849
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +120 164 £65,000 +18.18% 21
South East +91 123 £50,000 -16.66% 13
South West +10 34 £50,000 -23.07% 1
East of England +31 30 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +28 29 £53,750 +19.44% 6
West Midlands +4 20 £40,000 -38.46% 4
East Midlands +19 14 £65,000 +136.36%
North West +20 12 £56,000 -18.54% 3
North East +9 5 £45,000 -
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 543 (73.38%) CISSP
2 425 (57.43%) Information Security
3 324 (43.78%) Penetration Testing
4 239 (32.30%) SIEM
5 234 (31.62%) Cybersecurity
6 230 (31.08%) CISM
7 226 (30.54%) Firewall
8 214 (28.92%) Windows
9 198 (26.76%) Degree
10 197 (26.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 197 (26.62%) Linux
11 181 (24.46%) CISA
12 180 (24.32%) OSCP
13 176 (23.78%) GIAC
14 173 (23.38%) Network Security
15 171 (23.11%) Ethical Hacking
16 169 (22.84%) PCI DSS
17 165 (22.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 157 (21.22%) Finance
19 153 (20.68%) Security Operations
20 152 (20.54%) Management Information System
21 143 (19.32%) Python
22 142 (19.19%) Security Cleared
23 138 (18.65%) Vulnerability Scanning
24 136 (18.38%) CREST Certified
25 132 (17.84%) SANS
26 129 (17.43%) Nessus
27 119 (16.08%) ITIL
28 114 (15.41%) C
29 108 (14.59%) Cisco Certification

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 18 (2.43%) IIS
2 13 (1.76%) IBM Notes
3 10 (1.35%) Apache
3 10 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 7 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 7 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.27%) nginx
5 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.14%) Drupal
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.16%) MS Office
3 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) assyst
3 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.76%) SaaS
3 7 (0.95%) IaaS
3 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.95%) PaaS
4 6 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.54%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 226 (30.54%) Firewall
2 173 (23.38%) Network Security
3 85 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 64 (8.65%) DNS
5 60 (8.11%) HTTP
6 52 (7.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 42 (5.68%) Internet
7 42 (5.68%) Wireless
8 41 (5.54%) SSL
9 40 (5.41%) VPN
10 32 (4.32%) Wireshark
11 31 (4.19%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (3.92%) LAN
13 26 (3.51%) SMTP
13 26 (3.51%) WAN
14 23 (3.11%) DHCP
15 22 (2.97%) VLAN
16 16 (2.16%) Cisco ISE
17 14 (1.89%) IPv4
17 14 (1.89%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (0.81%) InfluxDB
3 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.41%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.27%) Big Data
7 1 (0.14%) GIS
7 1 (0.14%) MySQL
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (6.62%) Metasploit
2 46 (6.22%) Burp Suite
3 24 (3.24%) AppScan
4 5 (0.68%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.14%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.14%) Selenium
5 1 (0.14%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 157 (21.22%) Finance
2 65 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.05%) Banking
4 29 (3.92%) Legal
5 22 (2.97%) Retail
6 16 (2.16%) Aerospace
7 10 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.22%) Publishing
9 8 (1.08%) Marketing
10 7 (0.95%) Back Office
10 7 (0.95%) Electronics
10 7 (0.95%) Games
11 6 (0.81%) French Language
11 6 (0.81%) Military
12 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.54%) German Language
12 4 (0.54%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 224 (30.27%) Analyst
2 197 (26.62%) Security Analyst
3 106 (14.32%) Tester
4 100 (13.51%) Penetration Tester
5 79 (10.68%) Consultant
5 79 (10.68%) Security Engineer
6 71 (9.59%) Architect
6 71 (9.59%) IT Analyst
6 71 (9.59%) IT Security Analyst
7 70 (9.46%) Security Consultant
8 62 (8.38%) Security Architect
9 54 (7.30%) Security Manager
10 51 (6.89%) Security Specialist
11 43 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
12 42 (5.68%) Information Analyst
12 42 (5.68%) Information Security Analyst
13 40 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
14 35 (4.73%) IT Security Consultant
14 35 (4.73%) Network Engineer
14 35 (4.73%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.92%) .NET
2 19 (2.57%) HTML
3 13 (1.76%) .NET Framework
4 11 (1.49%) HTML5
4 11 (1.49%) Regular Expression
4 11 (1.49%) Web Services
5 7 (0.95%) LAMP
6 4 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (0.54%) JSON
6 4 (0.54%) RESTful
6 4 (0.54%) XML
7 3 (0.41%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.27%) OpenVZ
8 2 (0.27%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.14%) COM
9 1 (0.14%) J2EE
9 1 (0.14%) JSP
9 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 152 (20.54%) Management Information System
2 89 (12.03%) Computer Science
3 59 (7.97%) Mobile App
4 46 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (5.54%) CESG
5 41 (5.54%) Cyberthreat
6 38 (5.14%) Data Centre
7 33 (4.46%) Security Operations Centre
8 32 (4.32%) Embedded Systems
9 26 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 17 (2.30%) Cryptography
11 15 (2.03%) PMI
12 14 (1.89%) Mathematics
13 11 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.35%) PKI
15 9 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
16 8 (1.08%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.95%) Statistics
18 6 (0.81%) Cyber Attack
18 6 (0.81%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 214 (28.92%) Windows
2 197 (26.62%) Linux
3 90 (12.16%) Unix
4 19 (2.57%) Kali Linux
4 19 (2.57%) Solaris
5 17 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.76%) AIX
6 13 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.22%) Android
8 7 (0.95%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.95%) Windows NT
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (57.43%) Information Security
2 324 (43.78%) Penetration Testing
3 239 (32.30%) SIEM
4 234 (31.62%) Cybersecurity
5 171 (23.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 165 (22.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 153 (20.68%) Security Operations
8 138 (18.65%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 119 (16.08%) ITIL
10 108 (14.59%) OWASP
11 93 (12.57%) Vulnerability Management
12 91 (12.30%) Risk Management
13 75 (10.14%) Security Testing
14 68 (9.19%) Security Architecture
15 65 (8.78%) Incident Management
16 59 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
17 46 (6.22%) Data Protection
18 44 (5.95%) Malware Detection/Protection
19 43 (5.81%) TOGAF
20 42 (5.68%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 143 (19.32%) Python
2 114 (15.41%) C
3 104 (14.05%) C++
4 100 (13.51%) Java
5 56 (7.57%) Perl
6 42 (5.68%) PHP
7 41 (5.54%) Ruby
7 41 (5.54%) SQL
8 34 (4.59%) C#
9 27 (3.65%) Bash Shell
10 26 (3.51%) JavaScript
11 20 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 16 (2.16%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.35%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.35%) VB
14 9 (1.22%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.27%) Scala
16 1 (0.14%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.14%) Go
16 1 (0.14%) R
Qualifications
1 543 (73.38%) CISSP
2 230 (31.08%) CISM
3 198 (26.76%) Degree
4 181 (24.46%) CISA
5 180 (24.32%) OSCP
6 176 (23.78%) GIAC
7 142 (19.19%) Security Cleared
8 136 (18.38%) CREST Certified
9 132 (17.84%) SANS
10 108 (14.59%) Cisco Certification
11 89 (12.03%) CCNA
12 83 (11.22%) SC Cleared
13 68 (9.19%) GCIH
14 67 (9.05%) DV Cleared
15 66 (8.92%) SSCP
16 59 (7.97%) CompTIA Security+
16 59 (7.97%) Security+ Certification
17 57 (7.70%) GPEN
18 55 (7.43%) GCIA
19 48 (6.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (26.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 169 (22.84%) PCI DSS
3 34 (4.59%) COBIT
4 24 (3.24%) SLA
5 22 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 21 (2.84%) QA
7 10 (1.35%) ISO27002
8 7 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (0.54%) RMADS
10 1 (0.14%) GPG13
10 1 (0.14%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.86%) Snort
3 9 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.81%) ProxySG
4 6 (0.81%) Samba
4 6 (0.81%) Xen
5 3 (0.41%) vSphere
6 2 (0.27%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 129 (17.43%) Nessus
2 71 (9.59%) Nmap
3 35 (4.73%) OpenVAS
4 27 (3.65%) HP Fortify
5 17 (2.30%) SCCM
6 15 (2.03%) QRadar
7 14 (1.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 11 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (1.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (1.35%) Nexpose
10 7 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.81%) WebInspect
12 5 (0.68%) RSA enVision
13 4 (0.54%) RSA Archer
14 3 (0.41%) Puppet
15 2 (0.27%) RSA Security Analytics
16 1 (0.14%) Juniper STRM
16 1 (0.14%) Kibana
16 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 80 (10.81%) Cisco
2 75 (10.14%) Qualys
3 60 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 42 (5.68%) CheckPoint
5 38 (5.14%) ArcSight
6 37 (5.00%) Splunk
7 35 (4.73%) IBM
7 35 (4.73%) LogRhythm
8 33 (4.46%) Coverity
8 33 (4.46%) HP
9 24 (3.24%) FireEye
9 24 (3.24%) Palo Alto
10 23 (3.11%) Intel Security
11 19 (2.57%) Symantec
12 17 (2.30%) Intel
13 16 (2.16%) AlienVault
13 16 (2.16%) Aruba
13 16 (2.16%) Meraki
13 16 (2.16%) SolarWinds
13 16 (2.16%) Trustwave
Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellewnt Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago