The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 167 177
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 14 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.56% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 1.88% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 485 690 807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.25% 21.42% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 403 541 621
Median salary £44,031 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

CEH
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for CEH in Leeds

CEH
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CEH.

1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 18 (78.26%) CISSP
3 17 (73.91%) CISA
4 14 (60.87%) CISM
5 12 (52.17%) GIAC
6 10 (43.48%) Risk Management
6 10 (43.48%) SSCP
7 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
7 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 9 (39.13%) Security+ Certification
7 9 (39.13%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (30.43%) SANS
8 7 (30.43%) CSSLP
8 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) Unix
9 6 (26.09%) C
9 6 (26.09%) C++
9 6 (26.09%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) Perl
9 6 (26.09%) PHP
9 6 (26.09%) Ruby
9 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) OSCP
9 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
9 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) CREST Certified
10 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
10 5 (21.74%) Network Security

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Network Security
1 5 (21.74%) Wireless
1 5 (21.74%) Wireless Security
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Burp Suite
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (26.09%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) CISSP Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Governance Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Information Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Information Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) CESG
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (13.04%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) SIEM
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.70%) ISMS
6 2 (8.70%) People Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C
1 6 (26.09%) C++
1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) Perl
1 6 (26.09%) PHP
1 6 (26.09%) Ruby
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) CISA
3 14 (60.87%) CISM
4 12 (52.17%) GIAC
5 10 (43.48%) SSCP
6 9 (39.13%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (39.13%) Security+ Certification
7 7 (30.43%) CSSLP
7 7 (30.43%) Degree
7 7 (30.43%) SANS
8 6 (26.09%) CREST Certified
8 6 (26.09%) OSCP
8 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.04%) CCNA
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (8.70%) CLAS
11 1 (4.35%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (4.35%) CPTE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.04%) SLA
4 1 (4.35%) COBIT
4 1 (4.35%) GDPR
4 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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