The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 241 237 253
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing CEH 2 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.18% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.81% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £49,040
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -18.43%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,775 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.51% +14.76%
CEH
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1590 1606 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.75% 22.71% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1236 1459
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CEH
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CEH Salary Trend in the North West

CEH
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Cheshire -6 2 £42,500 +21.42%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
1 2 (50.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago