The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 120 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing CEH 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.051% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 1.10% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
658 636 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.32% 31.31% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 577 570 395
Average salary £48,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.30% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CEH
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ThreePeople
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago