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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / West Midlands
Rank 173 204 205
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Permanent jobs citing CEH 35 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% 1.24% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 16
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,045 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £46,150 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,550 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.03% +12.33%

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
1096 1290 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.95% 24.45% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 806 1017 1138
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,750 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
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
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 January 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 +17 24 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Staffordshire +7 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Solihull -8 3 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +19 1 - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 61 (96.83%) CISSP
2 38 (60.32%) SIEM
3 37 (58.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 36 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (52.38%) Firewall
6 32 (50.79%) CISM
6 32 (50.79%) Information Security
7 31 (49.21%) Security Operations
8 28 (44.44%) Risk Management
8 28 (44.44%) CISMP
9 27 (42.86%) Network Security
9 27 (42.86%) PCI DSS
10 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (34.92%) CCNP
11 22 (34.92%) CCNA
11 22 (34.92%) Data Centre
12 20 (31.75%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (30.16%) Risk Assessment
13 19 (30.16%) SSCP
14 18 (28.57%) Office 365
15 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
15 17 (26.98%) Data Protection
15 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
16 16 (25.40%) GIAC
16 16 (25.40%) Sentinel
17 15 (23.81%) Qualys
17 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
17 15 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
17 15 (23.81%) CRISC
17 15 (23.81%) Security Monitoring

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 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Sentinel
2 14 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (52.38%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) Network Security
3 13 (20.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.17%) DHCP
6 2 (3.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Burp Suite
1 4 (6.35%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Analyst
2 27 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 20 (31.75%) Operations Analyst
4 18 (28.57%) Security Operations Analyst
5 15 (23.81%) Information Manager
6 13 (20.63%) Security Specialist
7 9 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
7 9 (14.29%) Security Manager
7 9 (14.29%) Security Operations Specialist
8 6 (9.52%) Information Assurance Manager
9 5 (7.94%) SOC Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) CISSP Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Security Officer
11 3 (4.76%) Consultant
11 3 (4.76%) IT Security Officer
11 3 (4.76%) Security Consultant
12 2 (3.17%) Information Security Engineer
12 2 (3.17%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Data Centre
2 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
3 15 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) BYOD
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Unix
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) SIEM
2 37 (58.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 32 (50.79%) Information Security
4 31 (49.21%) Security Operations
5 28 (44.44%) Risk Management
6 20 (31.75%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (30.16%) Risk Assessment
8 17 (26.98%) Data Protection
9 15 (23.81%) Security Monitoring
10 14 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (22.22%) CRM
10 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 14 (22.22%) ERP
10 14 (22.22%) Information Assurance
10 14 (22.22%) Information Security Management
10 14 (22.22%) ISMS
10 14 (22.22%) IT Governance
10 14 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 14 (22.22%) Security Management
11 9 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Perl
1 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (96.83%) CISSP
2 32 (50.79%) CISM
3 28 (44.44%) CISMP
4 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (34.92%) CCNA
5 22 (34.92%) CCNP
6 19 (30.16%) SSCP
7 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
8 16 (25.40%) GIAC
9 15 (23.81%) CRISC
9 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 14 (22.22%) CCSA
10 14 (22.22%) MCSE
10 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (15.87%) GCIA
11 10 (15.87%) GCIH
12 9 (14.29%) OSCP
13 8 (12.70%) Network+ Certification
13 8 (12.70%) SANS
14 5 (7.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 14 (22.22%) GPG13
3 14 (22.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (22.22%) RMADS
4 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Nessus
1 1 (1.59%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Qualys
2 14 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 12 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) LogRhythm
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.17%) FireEye
5 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.17%) NetIQ
5 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Home working
Posted: 15 days ago