Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 209 248
Rank change year-on-year +23 +39 +26
Permanent jobs citing CEH 12 7 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 0.95% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 13
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £45,563 £41,458 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £55,092 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.07% -8.18% -2.04%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,196 £63,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,625 £63,750
North West median annual salary £54,000 £55,092 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.98% +0.17% -8.33%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 607 738 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.97% 16.95% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 430 549 1,109
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,650 £26,000
25th Percentile £39,176 £33,750 £35,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £73,875 £77,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Manchester

CEH
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CEH in Manchester.

Salary trend for CEH in Manchester

CEH
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing CEH in Manchester over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for CEH in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CEH.

1 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (41.67%) NCSC
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) SaaS
3 5 (41.67%) PaaS
3 5 (41.67%) IaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (33.33%) AWS
4 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 4 (33.33%) CISSP
4 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (16.67%) DevSecOps
6 2 (16.67%) Tech Ops
6 2 (16.67%) Behavioural Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (41.67%) IaaS
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
2 4 (33.33%) AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) IPv4
3 1 (8.33%) IPv6
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Behavioural Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) DevSecOps
5 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Tech Ops
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Network Design
6 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCSP
5 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (8.33%) CISMP
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (8.33%) GIAC
5 1 (8.33%) ISACA
5 1 (8.33%) MBCS
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) NCSC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm