The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing CEH 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
CEH
England

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

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.62% 20.45% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 45 60
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CEH
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

CEH Salary Trend in the Midlands

CEH
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE