Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 242 280
Rank change year-on-year +27 +38 -15
Permanent jobs citing CEH 36 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 1.87% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 17
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -24.44% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £49,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,235 1,608 2,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.56% 21.97% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,027 1,351 1,586
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,450 £25,750 £24,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £61,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Leeds +18 24 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Keighley - 12 £40,000 -
CEH
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 30 (83.33%) CISSP
2 27 (75.00%) CISA
3 21 (58.33%) SSCP
4 19 (52.78%) Information Security
4 19 (52.78%) Security Testing
5 18 (50.00%) CISM
6 16 (44.44%) Firewall
7 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (41.67%) SANS
8 14 (38.89%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (33.33%) Degree
9 12 (33.33%) CISMP
10 10 (27.78%) Cisco
10 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (25.00%) SIEM
12 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
12 8 (22.22%) Windows
13 7 (19.44%) CCNA
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
13 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 6 (16.67%) PKI
14 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
14 6 (16.67%) CCIE
14 6 (16.67%) CCNP
14 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 6 (16.67%) SQL
14 6 (16.67%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) VPN
4 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (5.56%) MPLS
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 2 (5.56%) VLAN
6 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
1 12 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 11 (30.56%) Security Architect
3 8 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 8 (22.22%) IT Security Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.56%) CISSP Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) CISSP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) PKI
2 4 (11.11%) BYOD
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Information Security
1 19 (52.78%) Security Testing
2 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (38.89%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (25.00%) SIEM
7 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (11.11%) Disk Encryption
10 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 4 (11.11%) OWASP
11 3 (8.33%) Business Development
11 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) CISSP
2 27 (75.00%) CISA
3 21 (58.33%) SSCP
4 18 (50.00%) CISM
5 15 (41.67%) SANS
6 12 (33.33%) CISMP
6 12 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (19.44%) CCNA
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (16.67%) CCIE
8 6 (16.67%) CCNP
8 6 (16.67%) CREST Certified
8 6 (16.67%) Master's Degree
8 6 (16.67%) OSCP
9 3 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (8.33%) CSSLP
9 3 (8.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (5.56%) ISO 31000
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 4 (11.11%) Nagios
1 4 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 4 (11.11%) VMware