The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank - 140 154
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.74% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.82% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 10
Median salary - £56,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.55%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
CEH
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
555 815 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.68% 26.38% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 339 536 577
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CEH.

1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) Information Security
4 7 (63.64%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) DHCP
5 6 (54.55%) CISA
5 6 (54.55%) CISM
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Retail
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
5 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
5 6 (54.55%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) Project Management
7 4 (36.36%) SANS
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
9 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 2 (18.18%) Windows
9 2 (18.18%) Attack Monitoring
9 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
9 2 (18.18%) SIEM
9 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
10 1 (9.09%) PKI
10 1 (9.09%) PowerShell

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
2 6 (54.55%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Attack Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) CISA
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) SANS
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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