Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 294 308
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 +27
Permanent jobs citing CEH 17 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 1.70% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 28
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +9.20% -3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £84,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.09% +4.55%

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 1,427 1,996 2,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.25% 19.67% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,146 1,604 2,176
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -2 10 £63,750 +34.21% 3
North Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (88.24%) Information Security
3 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (47.06%) SIEM
4 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (41.18%) SSCP
5 7 (41.18%) CISA
6 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
6 6 (35.29%) GIAC
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) CISM
8 4 (23.53%) IBM
8 4 (23.53%) Security Management
8 4 (23.53%) Splunk
8 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
8 4 (23.53%) Analytics
8 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
8 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
8 4 (23.53%) CSSLP
8 4 (23.53%) QRadar
8 4 (23.53%) SANS
8 4 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (17.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 3 (17.65%) GDPR
9 3 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
9 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (17.65%) SaaS

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 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Security Architect
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Security Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (47.06%) SIEM
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Secure Coding
7 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (41.18%) CISA
2 7 (41.18%) SSCP
3 6 (35.29%) GIAC
4 5 (29.41%) CISM
5 4 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (23.53%) CSSLP
5 4 (23.53%) SANS
6 2 (11.76%) ECSA
6 2 (11.76%) GCIA
6 2 (11.76%) GCIH
6 2 (11.76%) GSEC
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) GDPR
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
1 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
1 4 (23.53%) Splunk