The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 242 251
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 11 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 1.43% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 14
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.36% -5.00%  
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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1078 1543 1713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.00% 23.66% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1242 1389
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CEH in Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH in Yorkshire

CEH
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 Yorkshire +22 11 £70,000 +64.70% 2
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 24 (85.71%) Information Security
2 17 (60.71%) CISSP
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) CISA
4 14 (50.00%) SSCP
5 12 (42.86%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
5 12 (42.86%) OSCP
6 11 (39.29%) Ruby
6 11 (39.29%) Perl
6 11 (39.29%) PHP
6 11 (39.29%) C
6 11 (39.29%) C++
6 11 (39.29%) Unix
6 11 (39.29%) CISM
7 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 10 (35.71%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) Security+ Certification
7 10 (35.71%) Wireless Security
7 10 (35.71%) SANS
7 10 (35.71%) CompTIA Security+
8 9 (32.14%) CREST Certified
8 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
8 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
8 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
8 9 (32.14%) Firewall
8 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Python
10 7 (25.00%) GIAC

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Wireless
1 10 (35.71%) Wireless Security
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) HTTP
4 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Burp Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Publishing
3 4 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Tester
2 11 (39.29%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Security Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Governance Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Manager
6 3 (10.71%) ArcSight Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) CISSP Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Information Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Security Tester
8 1 (3.57%) CISSP Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (21.43%) CESG
5 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Information Security
2 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Security Operations
5 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 4 (14.29%) Social Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) C
2 11 (39.29%) C++
2 11 (39.29%) Perl
2 11 (39.29%) PHP
2 11 (39.29%) Ruby
3 8 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) CISSP
2 16 (57.14%) CISA
3 14 (50.00%) SSCP
4 12 (42.86%) Degree
4 12 (42.86%) OSCP
5 11 (39.29%) CISM
6 10 (35.71%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (35.71%) SANS
6 10 (35.71%) Security+ Certification
7 9 (32.14%) CREST Certified
7 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
7 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.00%) GIAC
9 6 (21.43%) CSSLP
10 4 (14.29%) CCNA
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (7.14%) CLAS
12 1 (3.57%) CHECK Team Member
12 1 (3.57%) CPTE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.57%) GDPR
4 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Forcepoint
2 3 (10.71%) Intel Security
2 3 (10.71%) Qualys
2 3 (10.71%) Tripwire
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