The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 190 208
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 21 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.12% 1.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 5
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 673 947 1077
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 18.93% 22.12% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 554 754 830
Median salary £44,031 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CEH in West Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in West Yorkshire

CEH
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Leeds +14 14 £70,000 +55.55% 1
CEH
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 29 (87.88%) Information Security
2 23 (69.70%) CISSP
3 22 (66.67%) CISA
4 17 (51.52%) CISM
5 16 (48.48%) Windows
6 14 (42.42%) GIAC
7 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
7 13 (39.39%) C
7 13 (39.39%) C++
7 13 (39.39%) Java
7 13 (39.39%) Perl
7 13 (39.39%) PHP
7 13 (39.39%) Unix
7 13 (39.39%) Ruby
7 13 (39.39%) OSCP
8 12 (36.36%) Wireless Security
8 12 (36.36%) SSCP
8 12 (36.36%) Wireless
9 11 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
9 11 (33.33%) CREST Certified
9 11 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (30.30%) Degree
10 10 (30.30%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
11 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
11 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
11 9 (27.27%) CSSLP
11 9 (27.27%) SANS
12 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
12 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Wireless
1 12 (36.36%) Wireless Security
2 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) Network Security
4 5 (15.15%) Wireshark
5 4 (12.12%) HTTP
5 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Burp Suite
General
1 8 (24.24%) Publishing
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Penetration Tester
1 13 (39.39%) Tester
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Security Manager
3 4 (12.12%) CISSP Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Governance Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Information Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Information Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Information Officer
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (18.18%) CESG
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
5 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Unix
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Information Security
2 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) High Availability
6 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) SIEM
6 4 (12.12%) Social Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (9.09%) ISMS
7 3 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Security Management
7 3 (9.09%) Security Operations
8 2 (6.06%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C
1 13 (39.39%) C++
1 13 (39.39%) Java
1 13 (39.39%) Perl
1 13 (39.39%) PHP
1 13 (39.39%) Ruby
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) CISSP
2 22 (66.67%) CISA
3 17 (51.52%) CISM
4 14 (42.42%) GIAC
5 13 (39.39%) OSCP
6 12 (36.36%) SSCP
7 11 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 11 (33.33%) CREST Certified
7 11 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
8 10 (30.30%) Degree
9 9 (27.27%) CSSLP
9 9 (27.27%) SANS
9 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
9 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) CCNA
10 3 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (6.06%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (6.06%) CLAS
12 1 (3.03%) CPTE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.09%) SLA
4 2 (6.06%) COBIT
5 1 (3.03%) GDPR
5 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nessus
1 1 (3.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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