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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 214 209 231
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing CEH 21 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.15% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 0.61% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 2
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £47,628
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £54,059 £39,926
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £65,000 £55,330
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
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
1589 1312 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.34% 24.66% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1070 1283
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 27 September 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 September 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
Birmingham - 7 £47,500 - 2
Staffordshire - 7 £39,500 -
Coventry -6 2 £51,750 -20.38%
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 40 (93.02%) CISSP
2 20 (46.51%) Security Operations
3 19 (44.19%) Information Security
4 18 (41.86%) SSCP
4 18 (41.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (41.86%) SIEM
5 17 (39.53%) PCI DSS
6 16 (37.21%) Firewall
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (34.88%) CCNA
8 14 (32.56%) CCNP
8 14 (32.56%) CISM
8 14 (32.56%) Qualys
8 14 (32.56%) CISMP
9 13 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (30.23%) CCSA
10 12 (27.91%) Network Security
11 11 (25.58%) Cisco
12 10 (23.26%) CISA
12 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
12 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 9 (20.93%) MCSE
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
15 7 (16.28%) Security Operations Centre
16 6 (13.95%) GIAC
17 5 (11.63%) OSCP
17 5 (11.63%) Ethical Hacking
17 5 (11.63%) ITIL

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 1 (2.33%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Firewall
2 12 (27.91%) Network Security
3 4 (9.30%) HTTP
4 3 (6.98%) VLAN
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
6 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) AppScan
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Analyst
1 26 (60.47%) Security Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Security Specialist
3 12 (27.91%) Operations Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Security Operations Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Security Operations Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) IT Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) SIEM Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Information Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Information Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.65%) BYOD
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Security Operations
2 19 (44.19%) Information Security
3 18 (41.86%) SIEM
4 13 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
6 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.63%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (11.63%) ITIL
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.30%) OWASP
9 4 (9.30%) Security Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Information Management
10 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.65%) Information Security Management
11 2 (4.65%) Security Management
11 2 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
1 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (93.02%) CISSP
2 18 (41.86%) SSCP
3 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (34.88%) CCNA
5 14 (32.56%) CCNP
5 14 (32.56%) CISM
5 14 (32.56%) CISMP
6 13 (30.23%) CCSA
7 10 (23.26%) CISA
8 9 (20.93%) MCSE
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (13.95%) GIAC
10 5 (11.63%) OSCP
11 4 (9.30%) CCSP
11 4 (9.30%) CRISC
12 3 (6.98%) Degree
12 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
13 2 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
14 1 (2.33%) CIMA
14 1 (2.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (41.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (39.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Fortify
1 2 (4.65%) WebInspect
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Qualys
2 11 (25.58%) Cisco
3 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Veracode
5 1 (2.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) NetIQ
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