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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 152 162 144
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing CEH 26 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 1.58% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,600 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,300 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,125 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +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
990 760 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.27% 22.02% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 799 622 435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 5 March 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Leeds

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 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 42 (91.30%) Information Security
2 40 (86.96%) GIAC
2 40 (86.96%) CISSP
3 37 (80.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (67.39%) PCI DSS
5 23 (50.00%) CISM
6 19 (41.30%) Management Information System
7 16 (34.78%) Risk Management
8 12 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
8 12 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 12 (26.09%) Security Testing
9 11 (23.91%) SIEM
10 6 (13.04%) Firewall
10 6 (13.04%) B2C
10 6 (13.04%) SLA
11 5 (10.87%) ITIL
12 4 (8.70%) OSCP
12 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
13 3 (6.52%) Degree
14 2 (4.35%) Test Management
14 2 (4.35%) OWASP
14 2 (4.35%) Metasploit
14 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
14 2 (4.35%) OSCE
14 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
14 2 (4.35%) SaaS
14 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (4.35%) GCIH

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Analyst
1 43 (93.48%) Security Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Information Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Junior
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Junior Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Security Tester
6 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) UNIX
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Information Security
2 16 (34.78%) Risk Management
3 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 12 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (26.09%) Security Testing
4 11 (23.91%) SIEM
5 6 (13.04%) B2C
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (4.35%) OWASP
8 2 (4.35%) Test Management
9 1 (2.17%) Computer Security
9 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.17%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (2.17%) Anomaly Detection
Qualifications
1 40 (86.96%) CISSP
1 40 (86.96%) GIAC
2 23 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) OSCP
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) GCIH
5 2 (4.35%) SSCP
5 2 (4.35%) OSCE
6 1 (2.17%) VCP4
6 1 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (80.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (67.39%) PCI DSS
3 12 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nessus
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