Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 237 230
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7 +19
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.095% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.45% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 24
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +27.78% -
10th Percentile £51,950 £51,250 £39,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £92,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.74% -12.08% +9.09%

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 1,149 1,104 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.22% 21.05% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 765 912 1,151
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.69%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,775 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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
Northamptonshire - 5 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire +30 3 £39,000 -61.00%
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for CEH.

1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) OSCP
3 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (62.50%) OWASP
3 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) PKI
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) GPEN
3 5 (62.50%) SABSA
3 5 (62.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (62.50%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) CEPT
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (62.50%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (62.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (62.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (62.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (62.50%) OWASP
3 5 (62.50%) SABSA
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) OSCP
2 5 (62.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 5 (62.50%) CEPT
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) GPEN
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
4 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm