The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 223 190 188
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Permanent jobs citing CEH 9 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 1.56% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 7
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1444 1281 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.51% 25.77% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1088 912
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CEH
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CEH Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CEH
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CEH
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 5 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -21 3 £46,000 +21.05%
Birmingham -8 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Coventry - 1 £33,045 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 25 (83.33%) SIEM
2 24 (80.00%) CISSP
3 22 (73.33%) Information Security
4 18 (60.00%) GIAC
5 15 (50.00%) Network Security
6 14 (46.67%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) CISA
7 11 (36.67%) SSCP
8 10 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (26.67%) CISM
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (26.67%) SANS
11 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
12 6 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) GCFA
12 6 (20.00%) Sentinel
12 6 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
12 6 (20.00%) Perl
12 6 (20.00%) Unix
12 6 (20.00%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (20.00%) Threat Management
12 6 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 5 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
13 5 (16.67%) Data Protection Act

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (16.67%) IaaS
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Network Security
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
3 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.33%) DMZ
6 1 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
1 12 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 4 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Principal Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 5 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.67%) CESG
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) SIEM
2 22 (73.33%) Information Security
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
5 6 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 5 (16.67%) DRM
6 5 (16.67%) E-Discovery
6 5 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (16.67%) ITSM
6 5 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) CISSP
2 18 (60.00%) GIAC
3 14 (46.67%) CISA
4 11 (36.67%) SSCP
5 8 (26.67%) CISM
5 8 (26.67%) Degree
5 8 (26.67%) SANS
6 6 (20.00%) GCFA
7 5 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (16.67%) CCSP
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (16.67%) ISACA
7 5 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (13.33%) GCIA
8 4 (13.33%) GCIH
9 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.67%) CITP
10 2 (6.67%) ISSAP
10 2 (6.67%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) ArcSight
2 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
2 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
2 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
2 4 (13.33%) Splunk
2 4 (13.33%) Trustwave
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Qualys
3 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago