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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / West Midlands
Rank 181 230 191
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -39
Permanent jobs citing CEH 31 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 0.59% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 20
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £58,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%

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
1033 1517 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.85% 26.14% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1179 1089
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +35 19 £42,500 -5.55%
Solihull -4 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire - 4 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £56,000 -
Warwickshire +30 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 - 1
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 54 (90.00%) CISSP
2 35 (58.33%) SIEM
3 32 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (53.33%) CISM
4 31 (51.67%) Firewall
4 31 (51.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 29 (48.33%) Information Security
6 26 (43.33%) Security Operations
7 25 (41.67%) Risk Management
7 25 (41.67%) PCI DSS
8 22 (36.67%) CISMP
8 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
8 22 (36.67%) Data Centre
9 21 (35.00%) Office 365
10 20 (33.33%) GIAC
10 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 20 (33.33%) Network Security
11 18 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
11 18 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
12 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
12 17 (28.33%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (26.67%) Sentinel
13 16 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (26.67%) CCNP
13 16 (26.67%) CCNA
13 16 (26.67%) Data Protection
14 15 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
14 15 (25.00%) GPG13
14 15 (25.00%) Windows
15 14 (23.33%) Information Security Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Sentinel
2 14 (23.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (51.67%) Firewall
2 20 (33.33%) Network Security
3 13 (21.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.67%) Wireshark
6 5 (8.33%) Skype
7 1 (1.67%) DHCP
7 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Burp Suite
1 7 (11.67%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Analyst
2 21 (35.00%) Security Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) Information Manager
4 14 (23.33%) Operations Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
6 11 (18.33%) Security Operations Specialist
6 11 (18.33%) Security Specialist
7 9 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
7 9 (15.00%) Security Manager
8 6 (10.00%) Information Assurance Manager
9 5 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) CISSP Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Security Officer
11 3 (5.00%) Consultant
11 3 (5.00%) IT Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) IT Security Officer
11 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
12 2 (3.33%) Information Security Engineer
12 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (23.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Unix
3 6 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) SIEM
2 31 (51.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 29 (48.33%) Information Security
4 26 (43.33%) Security Operations
5 25 (41.67%) Risk Management
6 18 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
7 17 (28.33%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (26.67%) Data Protection
9 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (23.33%) CRM
9 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
9 14 (23.33%) ERP
9 14 (23.33%) Information Assurance
9 14 (23.33%) Information Security Management
9 14 (23.33%) ISMS
9 14 (23.33%) IT Governance
9 14 (23.33%) Security Management
10 9 (15.00%) Threat Detection
11 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) C
2 3 (5.00%) Ada
2 3 (5.00%) C++
3 2 (3.33%) Perl
3 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (90.00%) CISSP
2 32 (53.33%) CISM
3 22 (36.67%) CISMP
3 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (33.33%) GIAC
4 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 16 (26.67%) CCNA
5 16 (26.67%) CCNP
5 16 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (23.33%) CRISC
7 13 (21.67%) OSCP
7 13 (21.67%) SSCP
8 10 (16.67%) GCIA
8 10 (16.67%) GCIH
9 9 (15.00%) SANS
10 8 (13.33%) CCSA
10 8 (13.33%) MCSE
10 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (13.33%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 15 (25.00%) GPG13
4 14 (23.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (23.33%) RMADS
5 3 (5.00%) Def Stans
5 3 (5.00%) DO-178B
5 3 (5.00%) DO-254
6 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nessus
1 1 (1.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) ServiceNow
2 9 (15.00%) Qualys
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.33%) FireEye
6 2 (3.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.33%) NetIQ
6 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
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