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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 202 157 174
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +17
Permanent jobs citing CEH 14 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 3.03% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +102.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1201 858 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.53% 23.17% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 930 693 649
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 -29 14 £45,000 -35.71% 1
CEH
Yorkshire

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (94.44%) CISSP
3 10 (55.56%) CISM
3 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (44.44%) GIAC
5 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
8 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (16.67%) DNS
9 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
9 3 (16.67%) SSL
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) Juniper
9 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec
9 3 (16.67%) McAfee
9 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
9 3 (16.67%) SIEM
9 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 2 (11.11%) ISMS

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
1 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) CLAS Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) CESG
2 2 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (11.11%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ISMS
6 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) CISM
3 8 (44.44%) GIAC
4 2 (11.11%) SSCP
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
1 3 (16.67%) Juniper
1 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 3 (16.67%) Symantec
1 3 (16.67%) McAfee
1 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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