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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 173 140 151
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs citing CEH 16 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 2.44% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £25,000 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
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
933 614 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.66% 21.79% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 759 494 434
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (91.30%) CISSP
3 14 (60.87%) CISM
3 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (52.17%) GIAC
5 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
6 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
7 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
9 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
10 3 (13.04%) ArcSight
10 3 (13.04%) SIEM
10 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
10 3 (13.04%) Network Security
10 3 (13.04%) UNIX
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) Linux
10 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.04%) DNS
10 3 (13.04%) B2C
10 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
10 3 (13.04%) SSL
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco
10 3 (13.04%) Juniper
10 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
10 3 (13.04%) Symantec

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
1 17 (73.91%) Security Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (13.04%) Security Officer
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Junior Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Security Tester
3 2 (8.70%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (8.70%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
5 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) SIEM
6 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) B2C
7 2 (8.70%) ISMS
7 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
7 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) CISSP
2 14 (60.87%) CISM
3 12 (52.17%) GIAC
4 2 (8.70%) SSCP
4 2 (8.70%) OSCP
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) ArcSight
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Juniper
1 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec
1 3 (13.04%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C £45K
Posted: 4 days ago