Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 290 331
Rank change year-on-year -32 +41 +8
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 51 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.078% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 1.44% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 18
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -23.08% +30.00%
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 South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3068 3551 3644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.83% 32.99% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2355 2783 2916
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,050 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in the South West

CEH
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CEH in the South West

CEH
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in the South West

CEH
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Wiltshire -7 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Gloucestershire +20 1 £30,000 -29.41%
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South West region with a requirement for CEH.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) RAD
1 7 (87.50%) MCSE
1 7 (87.50%) MCSA
1 7 (87.50%) DSDM
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Unified Process
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
1 7 (87.50%) Release Management
1 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Stress Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Management
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Quality Management
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) V-Model
1 7 (87.50%) OpenUP
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Lead Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Leader
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Security Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) DSDM
1 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (87.50%) OpenUP
1 7 (87.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
1 7 (87.50%) Process Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) Quality Management
1 7 (87.50%) RAD
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
1 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
1 7 (87.50%) Unified Process
1 7 (87.50%) V-Model
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
1 7 (87.50%) MCSA
1 7 (87.50%) MCSE
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft