The first table below looks at the demand for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 15 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 170 156 151
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing CEH 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.099% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.78% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £21,300 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.79% -46.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
941 893 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.22% 28.25% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 616 500 740
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CEH
UK

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CEH
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CEH Salary Trend in Scotland

CEH
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 15 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -28 3 - -
Glasgow -16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (100.00%) CISSP
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) CISA
2 15 (88.24%) GCIA
2 15 (88.24%) GIAC
2 15 (88.24%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (88.24%) Security Testing
2 15 (88.24%) Network Security
2 15 (88.24%) tcpdump
2 15 (88.24%) SIEM
3 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) SSCP
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (88.24%) Network Security
2 15 (88.24%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 15 (88.24%) Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Security Testing
1 15 (88.24%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) Information Management
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (88.24%) CISA
2 15 (88.24%) GCIA
2 15 (88.24%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001