The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 260 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 17 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 0
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.63% +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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1762 2206 2306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.56% 29.67% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1731 1821
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

CEH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for CEH in the East of England

CEH
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in the East of England

CEH
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hertfordshire +24 11 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -
Essex +10 1 £40,000 -23.80%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 of England region with a requirement for CEH.

1 33 (75.00%) CISSP
2 30 (68.18%) Information Security
3 23 (52.27%) CISM
4 20 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (40.91%) GIAC
5 18 (40.91%) ITIL
6 15 (34.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (29.55%) Windows
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (27.27%) Information Security Management
8 12 (27.27%) Security Management
8 12 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 12 (27.27%) COBIT
8 12 (27.27%) Network Security
8 12 (27.27%) Information Assurance
8 12 (27.27%) Regulatory Compliance
9 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
9 9 (20.45%) Firewall
10 8 (18.18%) CISA
10 8 (18.18%) GSEC
10 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
10 8 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (15.91%) AlienVault
11 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
11 7 (15.91%) Sophos
11 7 (15.91%) Unix
12 6 (13.64%) MCP

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (9.09%) IIS
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Network Security
2 9 (20.45%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Analyst
2 19 (43.18%) Security Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) CISSP Manager
3 12 (27.27%) Governance Manager
3 12 (27.27%) Security Manager
4 8 (18.18%) Information Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Network Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Network Security Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Security Risk Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) SIEM Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Unix
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Information Security
2 18 (40.91%) ITIL
3 15 (34.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 12 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 12 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Regulatory Compliance
4 12 (27.27%) Security Management
5 8 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.64%) Change Management
7 6 (13.64%) ISMS
7 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 6 (13.64%) SIEM
8 5 (11.36%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (9.09%) Information Management
9 4 (9.09%) OWASP
9 4 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) CISSP
2 23 (52.27%) CISM
3 18 (40.91%) GIAC
4 8 (18.18%) CISA
4 8 (18.18%) GSEC
5 6 (13.64%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (13.64%) CRISC
5 6 (13.64%) MCP
5 6 (13.64%) SANS
5 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) SSCP
6 4 (9.09%) OSCP
7 2 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CPTE
8 1 (2.27%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.27%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (27.27%) COBIT
3 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) AlienVault
2 7 (15.91%) Sophos
3 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
3 6 (13.64%) LogLogic
3 6 (13.64%) LogRhythm
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago