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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 252 - 257
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.041% - 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £63,250 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +12.50%
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
1796 1563 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.70% 23.31% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1303 1691
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

CEH Salary Histogram 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 29 December 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
Manchester - 3 £63,250 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security
3 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (75.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) CISA
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (25.00%) SSCP
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (25.00%) CESG
5 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISMS
5 2 (25.00%) RMADS
6 1 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Nessus
6 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) GCIA
6 1 (12.50%) GCIH
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) TACACS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 4 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (25.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) SSCP
5 1 (12.50%) GCIA
5 1 (12.50%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
1 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
1 1 (12.50%) F5