The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 94 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.03% - 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,525 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -5.26%
CEH
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
373 303 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.33% 27.90% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 239 197 133
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CEH
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CEH Salary Trend in Glasgow

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 24 (88.89%) Information Security
2 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 22 (81.48%) GIAC
2 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 22 (81.48%) Use Case
2 22 (81.48%) SIEM
2 22 (81.48%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (74.07%) Data Analytics
3 20 (74.07%) Analytics
3 20 (74.07%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (74.07%) Security Operations
3 20 (74.07%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (55.56%) Network Security
5 9 (33.33%) Banking
6 5 (18.52%) CISSP
7 4 (14.81%) People Management
8 3 (11.11%) SANS
8 3 (11.11%) SSCP
8 3 (11.11%) CESG
8 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Information Management
9 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (7.41%) Internet
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) Unix
9 2 (7.41%) Windows
9 2 (7.41%) Linux

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Consultant
1 20 (74.07%) Lead Security Consultant
1 20 (74.07%) Security Consultant
2 19 (70.37%) SOC Consultant
3 18 (66.67%) IT Consultant
3 18 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 18 (66.67%) Technology Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Ethical Hacker
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Information Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (74.07%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Information Security
2 22 (81.48%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (81.48%) SIEM
2 22 (81.48%) Use Case
3 20 (74.07%) Analytics
3 20 (74.07%) Data Analytics
3 20 (74.07%) Security Operations
4 4 (14.81%) People Management
5 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 2 (7.41%) ISMS
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
1 22 (81.48%) GIAC
2 5 (18.52%) CISSP
3 3 (11.11%) SANS
3 3 (11.11%) SSCP
4 2 (7.41%) CISA
4 2 (7.41%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) CCFP
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Splunk