The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 239 229 236
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing CEH 17 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.49% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 2.16% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.26%
CEH
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1530 1620 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.28% 22.59% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1382 1168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CEH Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CEH
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
West Yorkshire -29 9 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South Yorkshire +16 7 £67,500 - 2
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 30 (81.08%) CISSP
1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 26 (70.27%) CISA
3 23 (62.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (62.16%) PCI DSS
4 21 (56.76%) GIAC
5 19 (51.35%) Risk Management
6 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (35.14%) High Availability
7 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
8 10 (27.03%) Windows
8 10 (27.03%) Linux
9 9 (24.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (24.32%) CISM
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) GCIA
11 6 (16.22%) Nessus
11 6 (16.22%) Security Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Network Security
11 6 (16.22%) Metasploit
11 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.22%) .NET
11 6 (16.22%) HTML
12 5 (13.51%) SIEM
12 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
13 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 4 (10.81%) OpenVAS
13 4 (10.81%) GCIH
13 4 (10.81%) Management Information System

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.70%) SMTP
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.41%) AppScan
2 2 (5.41%) Burp Suite
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
1 11 (29.73%) Security Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Information Security Specialist
2 9 (24.32%) Information Specialist
2 9 (24.32%) Security Specialist
3 8 (21.62%) Tester
4 7 (18.92%) Security Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Penetration Tester
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Tester
6 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) CISSP Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Network Support
8 2 (5.41%) Security Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
1 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 19 (51.35%) Risk Management
3 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 13 (35.14%) High Availability
4 6 (16.22%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
5 5 (13.51%) SIEM
6 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps
7 3 (8.11%) Security Management
7 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.41%) BCP
8 2 (5.41%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (5.41%) IT Governance
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Network Design
8 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) CISSP
2 26 (70.27%) CISA
3 21 (56.76%) GIAC
4 9 (24.32%) CISM
5 6 (16.22%) GCIA
6 4 (10.81%) GCIH
7 2 (5.41%) CCNA
7 2 (5.41%) CCNP
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.41%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) OSCP
8 1 (2.70%) CCDA
8 1 (2.70%) EC-Council LPT
8 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (62.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (62.16%) PCI DSS
2 9 (24.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.70%) BS25999
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Nessus
2 4 (10.81%) OpenVAS
3 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.41%) HP Fortify
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) F5
3 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £30000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Reflective of Experience plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago