Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 340 339
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +27
Permanent jobs citing CEH 20 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.67% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 10
North West median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% +14.29% -14.81%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,550 £41,250
90th Percentile £70,500 £76,875 £87,500
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 North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2798 2819 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.05% 22.53% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 2233 2476
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,050 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CEH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in the North West

CEH
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CEH in the North West

CEH
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in the North West

CEH
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Cheshire -20 10 £70,000 - 1
Manchester -24 9 £47,500 -20.83% 2
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for CEH.

1 19 (95.00%) CISSP
2 15 (75.00%) CISM
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (55.00%) Identity Access Management
5 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (35.00%) IPsec
6 7 (35.00%) GIAC
6 7 (35.00%) CESG
6 7 (35.00%) ISSAP
6 7 (35.00%) PKI
6 7 (35.00%) OAuth
6 7 (35.00%) CCIE
6 7 (35.00%) SSCP
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (35.00%) SAML
6 7 (35.00%) Unix
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) SOAP
6 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (35.00%) REST
6 7 (35.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (35.00%) OpenID
6 7 (35.00%) Security Architecture
6 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (35.00%) SABSA
7 6 (30.00%) Smart Meter
7 6 (30.00%) Risk Analysis

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) IPsec
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Law
2 4 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Smart Metering Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) OAuth
1 7 (35.00%) OpenID
1 7 (35.00%) REST
1 7 (35.00%) SAML
1 7 (35.00%) SOAP
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) CESG
1 7 (35.00%) PKI
2 6 (30.00%) Smart Meter
3 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Identity Access Management
1 11 (55.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (35.00%) SABSA
3 7 (35.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (20.00%) Business Development
6 4 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) OWASP
6 4 (20.00%) Process Management
6 4 (20.00%) SIEM
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) CISSP
2 15 (75.00%) CISM
3 7 (35.00%) CCIE
3 7 (35.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (35.00%) GIAC
3 7 (35.00%) ISSAP
3 7 (35.00%) SSCP
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) CIMA
5 4 (20.00%) CISA
5 4 (20.00%) CLAS
5 4 (20.00%) CREST Certified
5 4 (20.00%) OSCP
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (5.00%) MBCS
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) COBIT
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco