Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 294 324
Rank change year-on-year +19 +30 +18
Permanent jobs citing CEH 39 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 1.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 20
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +27.78% -
10th Percentile £32,375 £27,500 £37,375
90th Percentile £68,925 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.42% +9.09% +15.79%

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 1,663 2,302 3,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.71% 21.45% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,376 1,931 2,362
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 6 months to 24 February 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
West Yorkshire +36 36 £40,000 -25.58% 3
South Yorkshire +7 3 £32,500 -48.00%
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 30 (76.92%) CISSP
2 29 (74.36%) CISA
3 22 (56.41%) SSCP
4 20 (51.28%) Security Testing
5 19 (48.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (43.59%) Information Security
7 16 (41.03%) CISM
8 15 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (38.46%) SANS
9 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (33.33%) Degree
11 12 (30.77%) Firewall
12 10 (25.64%) CISMP
13 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (20.51%) TOGAF
13 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
13 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
14 7 (17.95%) SIEM
14 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
15 6 (15.38%) Cisco
15 6 (15.38%) SQL
15 6 (15.38%) .NET
15 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 6 (15.38%) Windows
15 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (15.38%) CCNA
15 6 (15.38%) PKI
15 6 (15.38%) Security Architecture
15 6 (15.38%) OSCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) FTP
4 3 (7.69%) HTTP
4 3 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (5.13%) MPLS
5 2 (5.13%) VLAN
5 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) IT Security Officer
1 14 (35.90%) Security Officer
2 13 (33.33%) Architect
2 13 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 8 (20.51%) IT Architect
3 8 (20.51%) IT Security Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Security Technical Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) PKI
2 4 (10.26%) BYOD
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Security Testing
2 19 (48.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (43.59%) Information Security
4 15 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
6 8 (20.51%) TOGAF
7 7 (17.95%) SIEM
7 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (15.38%) Security Architecture
9 5 (12.82%) Business Development
9 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
10 4 (10.26%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (10.26%) Disk Encryption
10 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
11 3 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) CISSP
2 29 (74.36%) CISA
3 22 (56.41%) SSCP
4 16 (41.03%) CISM
5 15 (38.46%) SANS
6 13 (33.33%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) CISMP
8 6 (15.38%) CCNA
8 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (15.38%) CREST Certified
8 6 (15.38%) Master's Degree
8 6 (15.38%) OSCP
9 5 (12.82%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (12.82%) CSSLP
9 5 (12.82%) GIAC
10 3 (7.69%) CCIE
10 3 (7.69%) CCNP
10 3 (7.69%) MCP
10 3 (7.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 31000
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
1 2 (5.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds