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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 166 186 130
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -56
Permanent jobs citing CEH 11 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 0.74% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
800 941 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.92% 25.56% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 648 790 497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (93.75%) PCI DSS
2 13 (81.25%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) CISSP
3 11 (68.75%) GIAC
4 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) CISA
5 5 (31.25%) CISM
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) CCNP
8 2 (12.50%) CCNA
8 2 (12.50%) CCDA
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Python
8 2 (12.50%) C
8 2 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) Java

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMTP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Security Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Information Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Information Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) OWASP
5 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (12.50%) BCP
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CISSP
2 11 (68.75%) GIAC
3 5 (31.25%) CISA
3 5 (31.25%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) OSCP
5 2 (12.50%) OSCE
5 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) CCDA
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.25%) SSCP
6 1 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (6.25%) GCIH
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (93.75%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (12.50%) COBIT
3 2 (12.50%) BS25999
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago