The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.26%
CEH
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
368 389 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.92% 30.51% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 266 317 180
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CEH
Salary Trend in Essex

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

CEH Salary Trend in Essex

CEH
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in Essex

CEH
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow - 2 £37,500 -
CEH
East of England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) QRadar
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) QRadar
2 3 (75.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec