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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 601 753 816
Rank change year-on-year
+152 +63
Permanent jobs citing CEH 309 189 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 0.67% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 241 149 135
Median salary £57,500 £52,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% +0.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.82%
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
24030 28119 30951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.46% 27.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19682 22485 24715
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +99 129 £67,500 +17.39% 14
South East +61 102 £50,000 - 11
East of England +56 26 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Midlands -19 22 £39,000 -13.33% 1
South West +24 16 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Yorkshire +26 7 £45,000 -20.00% 4
North West +23 4 £42,500 - 1
North East - 1 £62,500 - 1
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 479 (79.70%) CISSP
2 351 (58.40%) Information Security
3 227 (37.77%) CISM
4 210 (34.94%) Penetration Testing
5 206 (34.28%) SIEM
6 172 (28.62%) Ethical Hacking
7 171 (28.45%) Firewall
8 164 (27.29%) Cybersecurity
9 160 (26.62%) GIAC
10 153 (25.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 147 (24.46%) Degree
11 147 (24.46%) Linux
12 146 (24.29%) Security Operations
13 143 (23.79%) Windows
14 135 (22.46%) OSCP
14 135 (22.46%) SANS
15 115 (19.13%) Finance
16 107 (17.80%) Unix
17 106 (17.64%) CREST Certified
18 105 (17.47%) Nessus
19 104 (17.30%) CISA
20 102 (16.97%) GCIH
21 101 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
22 100 (16.64%) Vulnerability Management
23 99 (16.47%) Management Information System
24 97 (16.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 95 (15.81%) ITIL
26 94 (15.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
27 93 (15.47%) Security Cleared
28 92 (15.31%) Network Security

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 (3.99%) IIS
2 18 (3.00%) IBM Notes
3 8 (1.33%) Apache
4 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.50%) IBM Domino
5 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.33%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (2.83%) MS Office
2 13 (2.16%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.67%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.66%) SaaS
2 9 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.16%) IaaS
4 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.67%) PaaS
6 2 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 171 (28.45%) Firewall
2 92 (15.31%) Network Security
3 71 (11.81%) TCP/IP
4 50 (8.32%) Wireshark
5 48 (7.99%) DNS
6 46 (7.65%) HTTP
7 43 (7.15%) Internet
8 42 (6.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 31 (5.16%) tcpdump
10 29 (4.83%) VPN
11 27 (4.49%) Wireless
12 26 (4.33%) SSL
13 23 (3.83%) LAN
14 22 (3.66%) SMTP
14 22 (3.66%) WAN
15 20 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (2.16%) VLAN
17 10 (1.66%) SAN
18 9 (1.50%) HTTPS
18 9 (1.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.00%) Big Data
2 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (7.49%) Metasploit
2 19 (3.16%) AppScan
3 18 (3.00%) Burp Suite
4 7 (1.16%) sqlmap
5 4 (0.67%) FindBugs
6 2 (0.33%) Paros
7 1 (0.17%) Hudson
7 1 (0.17%) SonarQube
General
1 115 (19.13%) Finance
2 44 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.99%) Legal
4 18 (3.00%) Banking
5 13 (2.16%) Retail
6 12 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.00%) Law
7 7 (1.16%) Games
8 6 (1.00%) German Language
8 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.83%) Electronics
9 5 (0.83%) French Language
9 5 (0.83%) Marketing
9 5 (0.83%) Publishing
10 4 (0.67%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.50%) Back Office
11 3 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 210 (34.94%) Analyst
2 175 (29.12%) Security Analyst
3 77 (12.81%) Consultant
4 69 (11.48%) Tester
5 65 (10.82%) Security Consultant
6 56 (9.32%) Penetration Tester
6 56 (9.32%) Security Engineer
7 49 (8.15%) IT Analyst
7 49 (8.15%) IT Security Analyst
8 46 (7.65%) Senior Analyst
9 44 (7.32%) Information Analyst
9 44 (7.32%) Information Security Analyst
10 43 (7.15%) Senior Security Analyst
11 41 (6.82%) Security Specialist
12 38 (6.32%) Architect
13 37 (6.16%) Security Architect
14 34 (5.66%) Operations Analyst
14 34 (5.66%) Security Manager
14 34 (5.66%) Security Operations Analyst
15 29 (4.83%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.33%) HTML
2 17 (2.83%) .NET
3 13 (2.16%) Web Services
4 11 (1.83%) Regular Expression
5 9 (1.50%) HTML5
6 5 (0.83%) LAMP
6 5 (0.83%) WSH
7 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.33%) ELK Stack
7 2 (0.33%) JSON
7 2 (0.33%) RESTful
7 2 (0.33%) XML
8 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.17%) J2EE
8 1 (0.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.47%) Management Information System
2 76 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (11.48%) Computer Science
4 46 (7.65%) Cyberthreat
5 42 (6.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 38 (6.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 36 (5.99%) Mobile App
8 26 (4.33%) Data Centre
9 22 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
10 20 (3.33%) PKI
11 18 (3.00%) Client/Server
12 16 (2.66%) PMI
13 15 (2.50%) CESG
14 14 (2.33%) Mathematics
15 12 (2.00%) Fintech
16 11 (1.83%) Cryptography
17 6 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
17 6 (1.00%) Social Network
18 5 (0.83%) Cyber Attack
18 5 (0.83%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 147 (24.46%) Linux
2 143 (23.79%) Windows
3 107 (17.80%) Unix
4 20 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.00%) Solaris
6 14 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.16%) Kali Linux
8 11 (1.83%) Windows NT
9 9 (1.50%) FreeBSD
9 9 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.83%) Android
10 5 (0.83%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (58.40%) Information Security
2 210 (34.94%) Penetration Testing
3 206 (34.28%) SIEM
4 172 (28.62%) Ethical Hacking
5 164 (27.29%) Cybersecurity
6 146 (24.29%) Security Operations
7 100 (16.64%) Vulnerability Management
8 97 (16.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 95 (15.81%) ITIL
10 94 (15.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 70 (11.65%) OWASP
11 70 (11.65%) Risk Management
12 68 (11.31%) Security Testing
13 47 (7.82%) Incident Management
14 45 (7.49%) Risk Assessment
15 44 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (6.99%) Security Architecture
16 42 (6.99%) Service Management
17 38 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (5.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 92 (15.31%) Python
2 66 (10.98%) C
3 64 (10.65%) Java
4 61 (10.15%) C++
5 58 (9.65%) Perl
6 36 (5.99%) SQL
7 34 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 31 (5.16%) Bash Shell
9 26 (4.33%) Ruby
10 24 (3.99%) C#
11 20 (3.33%) PHP
11 20 (3.33%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.83%) JavaScript
13 7 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.50%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.50%) VB
15 1 (0.17%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 479 (79.70%) CISSP
2 227 (37.77%) CISM
3 160 (26.62%) GIAC
4 147 (24.46%) Degree
5 135 (22.46%) OSCP
5 135 (22.46%) SANS
6 106 (17.64%) CREST Certified
7 104 (17.30%) CISA
8 102 (16.97%) GCIH
9 101 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
10 93 (15.47%) Security Cleared
11 79 (13.14%) CCNA
12 60 (9.98%) GCIA
13 52 (8.65%) SC Cleared
14 49 (8.15%) SSCP
15 48 (7.99%) CCNP
16 43 (7.15%) CompTIA Security+
16 43 (7.15%) Security+ Certification
17 41 (6.82%) ECSA
18 37 (6.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (25.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 85 (14.14%) PCI DSS
3 32 (5.32%) COBIT
4 17 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (2.66%) ISO27002
6 5 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.50%) RMADS
7 3 (0.50%) SLA
8 2 (0.33%) GPG13
8 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 46 (7.65%) Snort
2 37 (6.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.83%) Samba
4 3 (0.50%) KVM
4 3 (0.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 105 (17.47%) Nessus
2 59 (9.82%) Nmap
3 25 (4.16%) OpenVAS
4 20 (3.33%) HP Fortify
5 18 (3.00%) QRadar
6 17 (2.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 15 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (2.00%) EnCase
10 9 (1.50%) WebInspect
11 7 (1.16%) RSA Archer
12 6 (1.00%) Nexpose
12 6 (1.00%) SCCM
13 5 (0.83%) RSA enVision
14 4 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 4 (0.67%) Puppet
14 4 (0.67%) RSA Security Analytics
15 3 (0.50%) Endace
16 2 (0.33%) Juniper STRM
Vendors
1 80 (13.31%) Cisco
2 77 (12.81%) Qualys
3 61 (10.15%) Microsoft
4 58 (9.65%) ArcSight
5 53 (8.82%) Splunk
6 39 (6.49%) Red Hat
7 36 (5.99%) Symantec
8 33 (5.49%) CheckPoint
9 28 (4.66%) HP
9 28 (4.66%) IBM
10 26 (4.33%) Coverity
11 24 (3.99%) LogRhythm
12 23 (3.83%) Juniper
13 22 (3.66%) Remedy
14 21 (3.49%) Intel Security
15 18 (3.00%) Lotus
16 17 (2.83%) Fortinet
16 17 (2.83%) SolarWinds
17 15 (2.50%) LogLogic
17 15 (2.50%) Palo Alto
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
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Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £47500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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Salary: £85000 per annum + Benefits
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Windsor
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Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
London
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