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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 83 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.091% - 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
274 324 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.91% 29.75% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 203 253 215
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 16 September 2014. 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
Waltham Abbey - 1 £57,500 -
CEH
East of England

CEH
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Progress
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) WebInspect
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) CSSLP
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) QADirector
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QADirector
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) QA Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Application Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CSSLP
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Progress
1 2 (66.67%) HP