The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 82 87
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 1.26% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.29% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 3
Median salary - £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.62% +7.50%  

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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 274 396 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.51% 29.46% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 161 275 226
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £59,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

CEH
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for CEH in Edinburgh