The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 185 178 165
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing CEH 25 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.52% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 2.02% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
CEH
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1118 841 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.26% 19.65% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 961 644 585
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CEH Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CEH Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CEH
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Leeds +2 25 £45,000 +5.88% 5
CEH
Yorkshire

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 38 (97.44%) Information Security
2 36 (92.31%) CISSP
3 31 (79.49%) GIAC
4 30 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (64.10%) CISM
6 23 (58.97%) PCI DSS
7 15 (38.46%) Risk Management
8 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
10 9 (23.08%) SIEM
11 8 (20.51%) ITIL
12 7 (17.95%) Security Testing
13 6 (15.38%) B2C
14 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 4 (10.26%) Ethical Hacking
15 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
15 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
16 3 (7.69%) Firewall
16 3 (7.69%) SSCP
16 3 (7.69%) SLA
16 3 (7.69%) Degree
17 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
17 2 (5.13%) CESG
17 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
17 2 (5.13%) RMADS
17 2 (5.13%) Nmap
17 2 (5.13%) Nessus
17 2 (5.13%) OSCP
17 2 (5.13%) UNIX
17 2 (5.13%) Windows

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Analyst
1 35 (89.74%) Security Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Information Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (7.69%) Tester
4 2 (5.13%) Junior
4 2 (5.13%) Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Junior Tester
4 2 (5.13%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Security Tester
5 1 (2.56%) Security Officer
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) CESG
2 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (5.13%) RMADS
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) UNIX
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Information Security
2 15 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 9 (23.08%) SIEM
5 8 (20.51%) ITIL
6 7 (17.95%) Security Testing
7 6 (15.38%) B2C
8 4 (10.26%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) ISMS
9 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance
9 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) IT Governance
9 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.56%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 36 (92.31%) CISSP
2 31 (79.49%) GIAC
3 25 (64.10%) CISM
4 3 (7.69%) SSCP
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (5.13%) OSCP
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) GCIH
6 1 (2.56%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (58.97%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco
1 1 (2.56%) Juniper
1 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec
1 1 (2.56%) McAfee
1 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago