The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 122 113 102
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing CEH 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.22% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.24% 0.80% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
CEH
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
565 498 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.30% 27.56% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 437 434 409
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CEH
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CEH Salary Trend in Birmingham

CEH
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH.

1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) SIEM
3 6 (46.15%) OSCP
3 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) SSCP
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) GIAC
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) GCFA
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) CISA
6 3 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 2 (15.38%) OWASP
7 2 (15.38%) CRISC

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Security Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) SIEM
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
4 3 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) SSCP
2 6 (46.15%) OSCP
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) GIAC
3 5 (38.46%) GCFA
4 3 (23.08%) CISA
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) CRISC
5 2 (15.38%) ISACA
5 2 (15.38%) OSCE
6 1 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) CISM
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Ionix
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sun
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
1 1 (7.69%) Qualys
1 1 (7.69%) Rapid7
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Sterling Pryce
Salary: Excellent salary + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago