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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 102 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CEH 17 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% - 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.06% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 - £54,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%

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
419 560 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.90% 25.81% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 277 416 486
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

CEH Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CEH.

1 41 (95.35%) CISSP
2 28 (65.12%) CISM
3 27 (62.79%) Information Security
4 24 (55.81%) Risk Management
5 23 (53.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 22 (51.16%) Data Centre
6 22 (51.16%) SIEM
7 21 (48.84%) PCI DSS
8 20 (46.51%) Firewall
9 19 (44.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 18 (41.86%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (41.86%) Office 365
10 18 (41.86%) Security Monitoring
11 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
11 17 (39.53%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (39.53%) Management Information System
12 16 (37.21%) GIAC
12 16 (37.21%) Sentinel
13 15 (34.88%) Data Protection
13 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
13 15 (34.88%) Security Operations
14 14 (32.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 14 (32.56%) Cyber Essentials
14 14 (32.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 14 (32.56%) ISMS
14 14 (32.56%) RMADS
14 14 (32.56%) Information Assurance
14 14 (32.56%) CRISC
14 14 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (32.56%) ServiceNow

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Sentinel
2 14 (32.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (41.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 12 (27.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (27.91%) Network Security
3 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.30%) Skype
4 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Burp Suite
1 4 (9.30%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Information Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Security Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Security Operations Specialist
3 9 (20.93%) Security Specialist
4 8 (18.60%) Security Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Information Assurance Manager
6 4 (9.30%) CISSP Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Security Officer
6 4 (9.30%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SIEM Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Data Centre
2 17 (39.53%) Management Information System
3 14 (32.56%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (30.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Unix
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Information Security
2 24 (55.81%) Risk Management
3 23 (53.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 22 (51.16%) SIEM
5 18 (41.86%) Risk Assessment
5 18 (41.86%) Security Monitoring
6 17 (39.53%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (34.88%) Data Protection
7 15 (34.88%) Security Operations
8 14 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (32.56%) CRM
8 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
8 14 (32.56%) ERP
8 14 (32.56%) Information Assurance
8 14 (32.56%) Information Security Management
8 14 (32.56%) ISMS
8 14 (32.56%) IT Governance
8 14 (32.56%) Security Management
9 9 (20.93%) Threat Detection
10 8 (18.60%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
1 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (95.35%) CISSP
2 28 (65.12%) CISM
3 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
4 16 (37.21%) GIAC
5 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
6 14 (32.56%) CISMP
6 14 (32.56%) CRISC
7 10 (23.26%) GCIA
7 10 (23.26%) GCIH
7 10 (23.26%) OSCP
8 8 (18.60%) CCNA
8 8 (18.60%) CCNP
8 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (18.60%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (18.60%) SANS
9 5 (11.63%) SSCP
10 3 (6.98%) CIMA
10 3 (6.98%) CLAS
10 3 (6.98%) GCFE
10 3 (6.98%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) PCI DSS
2 19 (44.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (32.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (32.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 14 (32.56%) GPG13
3 14 (32.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (32.56%) RMADS
4 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nessus
1 1 (2.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.98%) LogRhythm
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) FireEye
3 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.65%) NetIQ
3 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.33%) Qualys