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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 235 282
Rank change year-on-year -10 +47  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 10 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.39% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 1.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 5
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1877 1981 2565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.66% 29.43% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1638 2106
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,085
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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
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 25 June 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 -15 9 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Essex -9 1 - -
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) CISM
2 17 (65.38%) CISSP
3 13 (50.00%) ITIL
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) Incident Management
5 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) AlienVault
5 11 (42.31%) SANS
6 10 (38.46%) LogRhythm
6 10 (38.46%) CESG Certified Professional
6 10 (38.46%) LogLogic
6 10 (38.46%) SIEM
6 10 (38.46%) CRISC
6 10 (38.46%) Problem Management
6 10 (38.46%) MCP
6 10 (38.46%) Service Management
6 10 (38.46%) CISA
6 10 (38.46%) Change Management
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) Network Security
9 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (19.23%) GIAC
11 4 (15.38%) Nessus
11 4 (15.38%) Degree
11 4 (15.38%) IIS
11 4 (15.38%) Firewall
12 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA

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 (15.38%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Network Security
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) SOC Analyst
3 10 (38.46%) Incident Analyst
3 10 (38.46%) SIEM Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Governance Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Incident Management
4 10 (38.46%) Change Management
4 10 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 10 (38.46%) Service Management
4 10 (38.46%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (7.69%) Security Management
6 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.85%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) CISM
1 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 11 (42.31%) SANS
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (38.46%) CISA
3 10 (38.46%) CRISC
3 10 (38.46%) MCP
4 5 (19.23%) GIAC
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) CCNA
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.54%) GSEC
6 3 (11.54%) OSCP
7 2 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (3.85%) CPTE
8 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
8 1 (3.85%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) COBIT
3 2 (7.69%) NIST 800
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) AlienVault
3 10 (38.46%) LogLogic
3 10 (38.46%) LogRhythm
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago