Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 150 149
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing CEH 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.24% 0.30% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 1.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Wales median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -36.84% +145.16%
10th Percentile £47,500 £32,300 £87,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £102,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £58,145 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.72% +15.79%

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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 511 705 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.64% 26.86% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 425 603 711
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,260
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CEH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Wales

CEH
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for CEH in Wales

CEH
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in Wales

CEH
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Wales +26 5 £65,000 +8.33% 3
CEH
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for CEH.

1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Security
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) Nmap
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Google

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISMP
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys