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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 219 210 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing CEH 18 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.27% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 1.04% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 2
Median salary £39,500 £45,000 £40,628
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £41,500 £27,326
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £53,750 £53,930
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1623 1540 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.88% 26.15% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1209 1221
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 7 £37,000 -
Coventry +2 2 £51,750 -10.00% 1
Birmingham -27 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £47,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (95.12%) CISSP
2 22 (53.66%) Information Security
3 20 (48.78%) Security Operations
4 15 (36.59%) SIEM
4 15 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (36.59%) SSCP
5 14 (34.15%) CISM
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
6 12 (29.27%) Qualys
6 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (29.27%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (26.83%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (26.83%) CCNA
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (26.83%) CISA
8 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
8 10 (24.39%) CCNP
8 10 (24.39%) CISMP
9 9 (21.95%) OSCP
9 9 (21.95%) GIAC
9 9 (21.95%) CCSA
10 8 (19.51%) Cisco
10 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Network Security
12 6 (14.63%) HTTP
12 6 (14.63%) OWASP
12 6 (14.63%) CRISC
13 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
13 5 (12.20%) Ethical Hacking

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 (9.76%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) Network Security
3 6 (14.63%) HTTP
4 3 (7.32%) VLAN
4 3 (7.32%) VPN
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) AppScan
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
1 20 (48.78%) Security Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Security Specialist
3 8 (19.51%) Security Operations Specialist
3 8 (19.51%) SIEM Specialist
4 7 (17.07%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Information Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) BYOD
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
1 3 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Information Security
2 20 (48.78%) Security Operations
3 15 (36.59%) SIEM
4 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (26.83%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
7 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
9 6 (14.63%) OWASP
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.20%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (12.20%) ITIL
11 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.76%) Source Code Analysis
12 3 (7.32%) Data Loss Prevention
12 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
12 3 (7.32%) Information Management
12 3 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
13 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Perl
1 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (95.12%) CISSP
2 15 (36.59%) SSCP
3 14 (34.15%) CISM
4 11 (26.83%) CCNA
4 11 (26.83%) CISA
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (24.39%) CCNP
5 10 (24.39%) CISMP
6 9 (21.95%) CCSA
6 9 (21.95%) GIAC
6 9 (21.95%) OSCP
7 6 (14.63%) CRISC
8 5 (12.20%) MCSE
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (7.32%) CCSP
10 2 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (4.88%) Degree
10 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.44%) CHFI
11 1 (2.44%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Fortify
1 3 (7.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Qualys
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) Intel Security
4 4 (9.76%) NetIQ
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Veracode
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Imperva
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
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