Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 238 166 226
Rank change year-on-year -72 +60 +50
Permanent jobs citing CEH 13 13 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.42% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 3.02% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 3
10th Percentile £53,000 £43,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £58,500 £45,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -25.93%
75th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £55,000
90th Percentile - £67,000 £61,000
North West median annual salary £67,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33% -28.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,204 430 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.93% 13.76% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 761 332 721
10th Percentile £31,764 £31,275 £26,250
25th Percentile £39,750 £40,188 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +11.70% +4.44%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £71,175 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.32% +7.95% -2.22%

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 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for CEH in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Azure
4 7 (53.85%) SIEM
5 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
5 6 (46.15%) CISM
6 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
7 4 (30.77%) OWASP
7 4 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) CCSP
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
9 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) Wireless

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 8 (61.54%) Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
4 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SOC Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) SIEM
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (30.77%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) Log Correlation
5 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) RBAC
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (23.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (23.08%) CCSP
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) CCNP
6 1 (7.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) NCSC
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft