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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
UK / Wales
Rank 95 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.37% - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.63% +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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 298 409 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 27.52% 29.42% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 214 335 248
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 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
West Wales - 3 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £75,000 -
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
4 1 (20.00%) QRadar
4 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) GIAC

CEH
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) GIAC
4 1 (20.00%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) VMware