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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 216 220 219
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing CEH 18 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.16% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 0.61% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Median salary £40,000 £63,299 £57,256
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.80% +10.55%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
1518 1474 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.55% 25.94% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1178 1247
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,670
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,050 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 9 £39,250 -
Birmingham -18 3 £47,500 - 2
Coventry +1 2 £51,750 -15.51%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CEH.

1 44 (95.65%) CISSP
2 25 (54.35%) Security Operations
3 22 (47.83%) Information Security
4 20 (43.48%) SSCP
4 20 (43.48%) SIEM
5 18 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (36.96%) PCI DSS
6 17 (36.96%) Firewall
7 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (32.61%) CCNA
8 15 (32.61%) Qualys
9 14 (30.43%) CISMP
9 14 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (30.43%) CISM
9 14 (30.43%) CCNP
10 13 (28.26%) CCSA
10 13 (28.26%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco
11 11 (23.91%) Network Security
11 11 (23.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 10 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (21.74%) CISA
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (19.57%) MCSE
14 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
14 8 (17.39%) GIAC
14 8 (17.39%) OSCP
15 6 (13.04%) CRISC
15 6 (13.04%) OWASP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (8.70%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Firewall
2 11 (23.91%) Network Security
3 5 (10.87%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) VLAN
4 3 (6.52%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) AppScan
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
1 26 (56.52%) Security Analyst
2 17 (36.96%) Security Specialist
3 12 (26.09%) Operations Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Security Operations Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Security Operations Specialist
4 8 (17.39%) SIEM Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Information Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Information Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Network Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.35%) BYOD
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Security Operations
2 22 (47.83%) Information Security
3 20 (43.48%) SIEM
4 14 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
5 11 (23.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 10 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.04%) OWASP
8 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.87%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (10.87%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) Source Code Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Data Loss Prevention
11 3 (6.52%) Information Management
11 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
12 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
1 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (95.65%) CISSP
2 20 (43.48%) SSCP
3 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (32.61%) CCNA
5 14 (30.43%) CCNP
5 14 (30.43%) CISM
5 14 (30.43%) CISMP
6 13 (28.26%) CCSA
7 10 (21.74%) CISA
8 9 (19.57%) MCSE
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (17.39%) GIAC
9 8 (17.39%) OSCP
10 6 (13.04%) CRISC
11 4 (8.70%) CCSP
12 2 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (4.35%) Degree
12 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
13 1 (2.17%) CCFP
13 1 (2.17%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (36.96%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Fortify
1 3 (6.52%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Qualys
2 11 (23.91%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) Intel Security
4 4 (8.70%) NetIQ
5 3 (6.52%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Veracode
6 1 (2.17%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) Imperva
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
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