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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 233 254
Rank change year-on-year -31 +21  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.071% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1488 1362 1553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.04% 24.34% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1148 1253
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cheshire - 1 £65,000 -
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 17 (85.00%) Risk Management
2 17 (85.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) CIMA
3 15 (75.00%) CLAS
4 4 (20.00%) CISM
5 3 (15.00%) CISA
5 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.00%) Tigerscheme
6 2 (10.00%) CREST Certified
6 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.00%) Law
7 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Consultant
1 15 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 12 (60.00%) IT Consultant
2 12 (60.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Chief Security Officer
4 1 (5.00%) CIO
4 1 (5.00%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Information Strategy Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Information Management
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.00%) OWASP
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) CISSP
2 15 (75.00%) CIMA
2 15 (75.00%) CLAS
3 4 (20.00%) CISM
4 3 (15.00%) CISA
5 2 (10.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (10.00%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) GPEN
6 1 (5.00%) OSCP
6 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
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