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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 127 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CEH 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.091% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.26% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.43% -3.52%
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
625 758 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.92% 34.55% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 519 654 586
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 16 (88.89%) SIEM
3 10 (55.56%) Cyber Security
4 7 (38.89%) SSCP
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) GCFA
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) GIAC
6 5 (27.78%) Information Security
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) CISA
8 3 (16.67%) CRISC
8 3 (16.67%) ISACA
8 3 (16.67%) OSCP
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (5.56%) OSPF
10 1 (5.56%) BGP
10 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
10 1 (5.56%) VBScript
10 1 (5.56%) Oracle
10 1 (5.56%) Windows
10 1 (5.56%) Solaris
10 1 (5.56%) Python
10 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Security Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) SIEM
2 10 (55.56%) Cyber Security
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 7 (38.89%) SSCP
3 5 (27.78%) GIAC
3 5 (27.78%) GCFA
4 4 (22.22%) CISA
5 3 (16.67%) CRISC
5 3 (16.67%) ISACA
5 3 (16.67%) OSCP
6 1 (5.56%) GREM
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) CISM
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
1 1 (5.56%) Ionix
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Sun
1 1 (5.56%) EMC
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.56%) Tripwire
1 1 (5.56%) Qualys
1 1 (5.56%) Rapid7
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago