The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 - 122
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.095% - 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £42,500
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 Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 215 340 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 20.34% 25.97% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 141 280 301
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CEH in Cheshire

CEH
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Tigerscheme
2 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Strategy Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS