Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 235 263
Rank change year-on-year +18 +28 -20
Permanent jobs citing CEH 9 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 1.47% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 10
East Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - -28.00%
10th Percentile £22,800 £38,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £57,300
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,572 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.10% +6.50% +10.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1096 1632 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.33% 24.96% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1233 1643
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £21,780
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CEH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £35,000 -46.15%
Leicestershire +35 4 £57,500 +27.78%
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (55.56%) GIAC
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) SANS
3 5 (55.56%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Suricata
4 4 (44.44%) Forensic Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) OSCP
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 4 (44.44%) Snort
4 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (44.44%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Law
4 4 (44.44%) GCIH
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Head of Security
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Forensic Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 4 (44.44%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (22.22%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
2 5 (55.56%) SANS
2 5 (55.56%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (44.44%) GCIH
3 4 (44.44%) OSCP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CRISC
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (11.11%) GDPR
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Snort
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Suricata
2 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 2 (22.22%) Snorby
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) FireEye
1 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Intel
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
1 2 (22.22%) ProCurve
1 2 (22.22%) Sophos
1 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec
1 2 (22.22%) TippingPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Veeam
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) AlienVault