Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 302 381
Rank change year-on-year -31 +79 +5
Permanent jobs citing CEH 24 58 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.44% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 1.57% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 12
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £51,950 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3657 3695 4781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.33% 28.34% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 2918 3893
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire -34 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Norfolk +16 9 £40,000 - 3
Bedfordshire +27 1 £62,500 +78.57%
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 of England region with a requirement for CEH.

1 16 (66.67%) CISSP
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Management Information System
4 13 (54.17%) Analytics
5 11 (45.83%) CISM
6 10 (41.67%) CISA
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (41.67%) CCNA
7 9 (37.50%) Legal
8 8 (33.33%) Degree
8 8 (33.33%) Mac OS
8 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
8 8 (33.33%) SIEM
8 8 (33.33%) Data Analytics
8 8 (33.33%) Security Operations
9 7 (29.17%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (29.17%) Information Security
9 7 (29.17%) GIAC
9 7 (29.17%) Python
10 6 (25.00%) Perl
10 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco
10 6 (25.00%) Network Security
10 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
11 5 (20.83%) GCIH
11 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat Manager
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Instructor
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Trainer
4 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 4 (16.67%) Unix
5 3 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (54.17%) Analytics
3 8 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 8 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 8 (33.33%) SIEM
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
4 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
5 5 (20.83%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
6 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 3 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Line Management
8 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) CISSP
2 11 (45.83%) CISM
3 10 (41.67%) CCNA
3 10 (41.67%) CISA
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (29.17%) GIAC
6 5 (20.83%) GCIH
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) CCNP
7 1 (4.17%) CRISC
7 1 (4.17%) GPEN
7 1 (4.17%) GSEC
7 1 (4.17%) SANS
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Cacti
1 1 (4.17%) Consul
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) CyberArk
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Lumension
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.17%) Splunk