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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 156 159 147
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing CEH 24 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 2.59% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
860 656 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.73% 20.22% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 758 489 482
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

CEH Salary Histogram in Leeds

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (95.00%) Information Security
2 36 (90.00%) CISSP
3 31 (77.50%) GIAC
4 30 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (62.50%) CISM
6 23 (57.50%) PCI DSS
7 15 (37.50%) Risk Management
8 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
9 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
10 10 (25.00%) SIEM
11 8 (20.00%) ITIL
12 7 (17.50%) Security Testing
13 6 (15.00%) B2C
14 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 4 (10.00%) SLA
15 4 (10.00%) SSCP
15 4 (10.00%) Firewall
15 4 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
15 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
15 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
16 3 (7.50%) UNIX
16 3 (7.50%) Windows
16 3 (7.50%) Degree
17 2 (5.00%) Linux
17 2 (5.00%) GCIH
17 2 (5.00%) CESG
17 2 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
17 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
17 2 (5.00%) Nessus
17 2 (5.00%) Nmap

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Analyst
1 35 (87.50%) Security Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Information Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (7.50%) Tester
4 2 (5.00%) Junior
4 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Junior Tester
4 2 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Security Tester
5 1 (2.50%) Security Officer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) CESG
2 2 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (5.00%) RMADS
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) Information Security
2 15 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
4 10 (25.00%) SIEM
5 8 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) Security Testing
7 6 (15.00%) B2C
8 4 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) ISMS
9 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
9 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.00%) IT Governance
9 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.50%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) Computer Security
10 1 (2.50%) Anomaly Detection
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 36 (90.00%) CISSP
2 31 (77.50%) GIAC
3 25 (62.50%) CISM
4 4 (10.00%) SSCP
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) OSCP
6 2 (5.00%) GCIH
7 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (57.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco
1 1 (2.50%) Juniper
1 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (2.50%) Symantec
1 1 (2.50%) McAfee
1 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago