Period
to 2 April 2020

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 6 months to 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 209 266 284
Rank change year-on-year +57 +18 +33
Permanent jobs citing CEH 18 15 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 1.09% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 30
Median annual salary £55,000 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +100.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £50,700 £62,500 £39,125
90th Percentile £62,425 £95,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,092 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.42% +6.96% -4.17%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 793 1,370 1,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.49% 18.85% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 598 1,047 1,380
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £22,925 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Yorkshire

CEH
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CEH in Yorkshire.

Salary trend 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 6 months to 2 April 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +30 18 £55,000 -31.25%
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (77.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 14 (77.78%) Azure
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (72.22%) CISM
5 11 (61.11%) Data Security
5 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) CISA
5 11 (61.11%) PCI DSS
6 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (38.89%) CISSP
8 6 (33.33%) AWS
9 5 (27.78%) Firewall
9 5 (27.78%) GIAC
9 5 (27.78%) SANS
10 3 (16.67%) Banking
10 3 (16.67%) Nessus
10 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (16.67%) CCSP
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
10 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 3 (16.67%) PaaS
10 3 (16.67%) IaaS
10 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
10 3 (16.67%) Burp Suite

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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Azure
2 6 (33.33%) AWS
3 3 (16.67%) IaaS
3 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Burp Suite
2 2 (11.11%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Information Security Specialist
1 8 (44.44%) Information Specialist
1 8 (44.44%) Security Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Information Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Kali Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (61.11%) Data Security
3 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
4 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Internal Audit
6 2 (11.11%) ISMS
6 2 (11.11%) Network Packet Capture
6 2 (11.11%) SABSA
6 2 (11.11%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CISM
3 11 (61.11%) CISA
4 7 (38.89%) CISSP
5 5 (27.78%) GIAC
5 5 (27.78%) SANS
6 3 (16.67%) CCSP
7 2 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (11.11%) GSEC
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (11.11%) GDPR
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft