The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 49 50 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.45% 1.36% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 3.83% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £37,500 £61,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.02% +17.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

CEH is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 183 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 36.16% 35.47% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 129 86
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing CEH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Cheltenham

CEH
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for CEH in Cheltenham

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for CEH.

1 2 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) ECSA
2 1 (50.00%) EC-Council LPT
2 1 (50.00%) EnCase
2 1 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) GCFA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) EC-Council LPT
2 1 (50.00%) ECSA
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) GCFA
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) GPEN
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EnCase