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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 112 119 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing CEH 26 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 0.42% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 1.62% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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
630 495 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.89% 25.86% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 411 388 703
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 30 (96.77%) CISSP
2 22 (70.97%) Information Security
3 21 (67.74%) Risk Management
4 20 (64.52%) CISM
4 20 (64.52%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
5 18 (58.06%) Risk Assessment
6 17 (54.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
7 16 (51.61%) Data Protection
7 16 (51.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (51.61%) Sentinel
8 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
9 14 (45.16%) Information Security Management
9 14 (45.16%) Security Management
9 14 (45.16%) CRM
9 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
9 14 (45.16%) ERP
9 14 (45.16%) CISMP
9 14 (45.16%) Dynamics AX
9 14 (45.16%) IT Governance
9 14 (45.16%) Data Protection Act
9 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
9 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
9 14 (45.16%) ISMS
9 14 (45.16%) RMADS
9 14 (45.16%) Information Assurance
9 14 (45.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (45.16%) CRISC
9 14 (45.16%) 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:

Business Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Sentinel
2 14 (45.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Information Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Information Security Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Security Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Security Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Security Officer
6 2 (6.45%) CISSP Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
2 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
3 14 (45.16%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (12.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 21 (67.74%) Risk Management
3 20 (64.52%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (58.06%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (54.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 16 (51.61%) Data Protection
7 14 (45.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (45.16%) CRM
7 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
7 14 (45.16%) ERP
7 14 (45.16%) Information Assurance
7 14 (45.16%) Information Security Management
7 14 (45.16%) ISMS
7 14 (45.16%) IT Governance
7 14 (45.16%) Security Management
8 8 (25.81%) SIEM
9 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
10 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (6.45%) Change Control
11 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) CISSP
2 20 (64.52%) CISM
3 14 (45.16%) CISMP
3 14 (45.16%) CRISC
3 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
3 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) CISA
4 4 (12.90%) GCIA
4 4 (12.90%) GCIH
5 3 (9.68%) CIMA
5 3 (9.68%) CLAS
5 3 (9.68%) GIAC
5 3 (9.68%) OSCP
6 2 (6.45%) CCNA
6 2 (6.45%) CCNP
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.45%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (6.45%) SANS
6 2 (6.45%) SSCP
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
2 16 (51.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (45.16%) GPG13
3 14 (45.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (45.16%) RMADS
4 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
1 1 (3.23%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.45%) FireEye
2 2 (6.45%) Intel Security
2 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) NetIQ
2 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.23%) Qualys