The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.48% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
215 179 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.70% 26.06% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 192 150 220
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CEH
East Midlands

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 10 £62,500 -
Hinckley - 2 £57,256 -
CEH
East Midlands

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 30 (93.75%) Firewall
1 30 (93.75%) Wireless
2 28 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 28 (87.50%) CISMP
2 28 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 28 (87.50%) VoIP
2 28 (87.50%) CISSP
2 28 (87.50%) GPEN
3 27 (84.38%) Security Testing
4 26 (81.25%) Open Source
4 26 (81.25%) OSCP
4 26 (81.25%) VPN
4 26 (81.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 25 (78.13%) GIAC
6 23 (71.88%) Objective-C
6 23 (71.88%) Information Management
6 23 (71.88%) Ethical Hacking
6 23 (71.88%) C
6 23 (71.88%) Java
6 23 (71.88%) PHP
6 23 (71.88%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) Retail
8 5 (15.63%) GWAPT
9 4 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.50%) Information Security
10 3 (9.38%) GCIH
10 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
10 3 (9.38%) Project Management

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
1 30 (93.75%) Wireless
2 28 (87.50%) VoIP
3 26 (81.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Tester
2 19 (59.38%) Penetration Tester
2 19 (59.38%) Security Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Penetration Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (84.38%) Security Testing
3 26 (81.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 23 (71.88%) Information Management
4 23 (71.88%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM
7 2 (6.25%) Security Management
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Objective-C
1 23 (71.88%) C
1 23 (71.88%) Java
1 23 (71.88%) PHP
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) CISMP
1 28 (87.50%) CISSP
1 28 (87.50%) GPEN
2 26 (81.25%) OSCP
3 25 (78.13%) GIAC
4 5 (15.63%) GWAPT
5 3 (9.38%) GCIH
5 3 (9.38%) CISA
5 3 (9.38%) CISM
5 3 (9.38%) OSCE
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CCNA
6 2 (6.25%) GCWN
6 2 (6.25%) GCIA
6 2 (6.25%) GSEC
6 2 (6.25%) GCFW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (87.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) Dell
1 2 (6.25%) Citrix
1 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
1 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
1 2 (6.25%) VMware
1 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire