The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.66% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £56,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
CEH
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 189 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.12% 23.95% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 165
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CEH
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

CEH Salary Trend in Sheffield

CEH
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) GCIA
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) Metasploit
2 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Burp Suite
2 4 (44.44%) Kali Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Nessus
2 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) GCIH
3 3 (33.33%) HP Fortify
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) AppScan
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) OSCP
4 2 (22.22%) CloudStack
4 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (22.22%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Burp Suite
1 4 (44.44%) Metasploit
2 3 (33.33%) AppScan
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Security Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Network Support
4 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Security Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Kali Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) GCIH
3 3 (33.33%) OSCP
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) GIAC
5 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nessus
2 3 (33.33%) HP Fortify
3 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) F5