The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank - 72 83
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.14% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.74% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.26%
CEH
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
179 136 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.43% 19.48% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 149 99 211
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £62,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CEH
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

CEH Salary Trend in Leicestershire

CEH
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 5 (100.00%) GPEN
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
1 5 (100.00%) OSCE
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) GCIH
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) CISMP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Penetration Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Security Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (100.00%) GCIH
1 5 (100.00%) GPEN
1 5 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 5 (100.00%) OSCE
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS