The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 159 180
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 0.70% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.62% +7.50%  

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 the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 602 858 883
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.55% 26.96% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 452 640 642
Median salary £43,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.61% +18.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

CEH
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for CEH in the East Midlands

CEH
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in the East Midlands

CEH
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £40,000 -41.81%
Northamptonshire +16 2 £47,500 -24.00%
Lincolnshire - 1 £37,000 -
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CEH.

1 14 (82.35%) CISSP
2 13 (76.47%) CISM
3 12 (70.59%) SCOM
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) Office 365
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (58.82%) Palo Alto
5 10 (58.82%) Security Monitoring
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle
5 10 (58.82%) SAP
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco
5 10 (58.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (58.82%) Symantec
5 10 (58.82%) Manufacturing
5 10 (58.82%) Qualys
5 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 10 (58.82%) SaaS
5 10 (58.82%) GSEC
6 5 (29.41%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
6 5 (29.41%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Information Security
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) Web Filtering
8 3 (17.65%) Electronics
8 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (17.65%) SIEM
9 2 (11.76%) GPEN
9 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
2 10 (58.82%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 10 (58.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Security Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) IT Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (17.65%) SIEM
3 3 (17.65%) Web Filtering
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CISSP
2 13 (76.47%) CISM
3 10 (58.82%) GSEC
4 5 (29.41%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (29.41%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CISA
5 2 (11.76%) GPEN
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CISMP
6 1 (5.88%) CREST Certified
6 1 (5.88%) GCIH
6 1 (5.88%) GWAPT
6 1 (5.88%) OSCE
6 1 (5.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
1 10 (58.82%) Palo Alto
1 10 (58.82%) Qualys
1 10 (58.82%) SAP
1 10 (58.82%) Symantec
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft