The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 164 169 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing CEH 12 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 1.22% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.45%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
CEH
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
861 822 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.28% 22.32% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 684 691 459
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CEH
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CEH Salary Trend in Leeds

CEH
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Leeds

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (87.18%) Information Security
2 33 (84.62%) GIAC
2 33 (84.62%) CISSP
3 30 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (71.79%) PCI DSS
5 16 (41.03%) CISM
6 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
7 12 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 12 (30.77%) Security Testing
7 12 (30.77%) SIEM
8 11 (28.21%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.38%) Firewall
10 6 (15.38%) SLA
10 6 (15.38%) ITIL
11 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
12 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (10.26%) B2C
13 3 (7.69%) UNIX
13 3 (7.69%) Windows
13 3 (7.69%) SSCP
13 3 (7.69%) GCIH
13 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (7.69%) OSCP
13 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
13 3 (7.69%) Degree
14 2 (5.13%) Test Management
14 2 (5.13%) OWASP
14 2 (5.13%) OSCE

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Analyst
1 36 (92.31%) Security Analyst
2 18 (46.15%) Information Analyst
2 18 (46.15%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Junior
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Information Security
2 12 (30.77%) Security Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 12 (30.77%) SIEM
3 11 (28.21%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) B2C
6 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) OWASP
7 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Test Management
7 2 (5.13%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (2.56%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.56%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.56%) Anomaly Detection
Qualifications
1 33 (84.62%) CISSP
1 33 (84.62%) GIAC
2 16 (41.03%) CISM
3 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) OSCP
4 3 (7.69%) SSCP
4 3 (7.69%) GCIH
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (5.13%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (71.79%) PCI DSS
3 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (15.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nessus
1 1 (2.56%) Nmap
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago