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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 216 200 207
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing CEH 23 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.38% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 1.44% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 5
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
1719 1388 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.71% 26.07% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1081 1050
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -14 12 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Coventry - 4 £52,500 - 2
Warwickshire -11 2 £53,750 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 31 (91.18%) CISSP
2 24 (70.59%) Information Security
3 23 (67.65%) SIEM
4 17 (50.00%) GIAC
5 15 (44.12%) CISM
6 14 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (41.18%) Security Operations
7 13 (38.24%) Security Operations Centre
8 12 (35.29%) CISA
8 12 (35.29%) Firewall
8 12 (35.29%) SSCP
9 10 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (26.47%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (23.53%) OSCP
12 7 (20.59%) Degree
12 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (20.59%) Sentinel
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (17.65%) Unix
13 6 (17.65%) Linux
13 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
13 6 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (17.65%) Qualys
13 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
13 6 (17.65%) Network Security
13 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
13 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
14 5 (14.71%) IaaS
14 5 (14.71%) Security+ Certification

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 7 (20.59%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (14.71%) IaaS
1 5 (14.71%) SaaS
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) Network Security
3 5 (14.71%) HTTP
3 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) AppScan
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Security Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Security Specialist
3 9 (26.47%) Security Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Security Operations Specialist
4 8 (23.53%) SIEM Specialist
5 6 (17.65%) Information Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Information Security Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) SIEM Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Information Specialist
10 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Cryptography
4 4 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Information Security
2 23 (67.65%) SIEM
3 14 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (41.18%) Security Operations
4 10 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (26.47%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
7 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
8 5 (14.71%) DRM
8 5 (14.71%) E-Discovery
8 5 (14.71%) ITSM
8 5 (14.71%) OWASP
8 5 (14.71%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (11.76%) Threat Management
10 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) CISSP
2 17 (50.00%) GIAC
3 15 (44.12%) CISM
4 12 (35.29%) CISA
4 12 (35.29%) SSCP
5 8 (23.53%) OSCP
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.59%) Degree
7 5 (14.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (14.71%) CCSP
7 5 (14.71%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (14.71%) CRISC
7 5 (14.71%) ISACA
7 5 (14.71%) SANS
7 5 (14.71%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (11.76%) GCFA
9 3 (8.82%) CCNA
10 2 (5.88%) CCNP
10 2 (5.88%) MCSE
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Fortify
1 2 (5.88%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Qualys
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
3 4 (11.76%) NetIQ
3 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.88%) Veracode
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Imperva
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
Telford or Shipley
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £29,068 - £32,786 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago