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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 176 184 178
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing CEH 27 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 1.82% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,200 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,100 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
1187 933 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.82% 20.70% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 978 758 623
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +5 27 £45,000 +6.50%
CEH
Yorkshire

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 44 (93.62%) Information Security
2 42 (89.36%) GIAC
2 42 (89.36%) CISSP
3 38 (80.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (65.96%) PCI DSS
5 25 (53.19%) CISM
6 20 (42.55%) Management Information System
7 17 (36.17%) Risk Management
8 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
9 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 12 (25.53%) Security Testing
10 11 (23.40%) SIEM
10 11 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Firewall
11 6 (12.77%) B2C
11 6 (12.77%) SLA
12 5 (10.64%) ITIL
13 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (6.38%) OSCP
14 3 (6.38%) Degree
14 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
15 2 (4.26%) GCIH
15 2 (4.26%) Ethical Hacking
15 2 (4.26%) Nmap
15 2 (4.26%) Nessus
15 2 (4.26%) SSCP
15 2 (4.26%) UNIX
15 2 (4.26%) Windows
15 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
15 2 (4.26%) Metasploit

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Analyst
1 45 (95.74%) Security Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Information Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (6.38%) Tester
5 2 (4.26%) Junior
5 2 (4.26%) Junior Tester
5 2 (4.26%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Security Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.13%) Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) UNIX
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Information Security
2 17 (36.17%) Risk Management
3 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.53%) Security Testing
5 11 (23.40%) SIEM
5 11 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (12.77%) B2C
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (2.13%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.13%) Anomaly Detection
10 1 (2.13%) Test Management
10 1 (2.13%) Computer Security
10 1 (2.13%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 42 (89.36%) CISSP
1 42 (89.36%) GIAC
2 25 (53.19%) CISM
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) OSCP
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) GCIH
4 2 (4.26%) SSCP
5 1 (2.13%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (80.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (65.96%) PCI DSS
3 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Nessus