The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 236 250 236
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.027% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £70,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1621 1794 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.01% 24.65% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1463 1478
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CEH
England

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 6 £35,000 -50.00%
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee
1 6 (75.00%) Websense
1 6 (75.00%) SSCP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (75.00%) IronPort
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
1 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (50.00%) Lumension
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 4 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (50.00%) Splunk
2 4 (50.00%) Qualys
2 4 (50.00%) Snort
2 4 (50.00%) Nessus
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Finance

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
1 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SSCP
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee
1 6 (75.00%) Websense
1 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (75.00%) IronPort
2 4 (50.00%) Lumension
2 4 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 4 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (50.00%) Splunk
2 4 (50.00%) Qualys
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £65k - 75k per year
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