Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 175 201
Rank change year-on-year +2 +26 -36
Permanent jobs citing CEH 25 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.65% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 1.24% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Birmingham median annual salary £63,750 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -30.77% +30.00%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,500 £60,500
90th Percentile £84,500 £45,000 £69,500
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +5.88% -5.56%

CEH is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,178 965 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.69% 25.64% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 632 697 869
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -7.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,650 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CEH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Birmingham

CEH
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CEH in Birmingham

CEH
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CEH in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CEH.

1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (92.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 22 (88.00%) ITIL
3 22 (88.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (88.00%) SIEM
4 21 (84.00%) IT Governance
5 19 (76.00%) Business Development
5 19 (76.00%) Presales
5 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
5 19 (76.00%) IT Strategy
5 19 (76.00%) Due Diligence
6 18 (72.00%) IaaS
6 18 (72.00%) Firewall
6 18 (72.00%) Degree
7 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
7 17 (68.00%) CMDB
7 17 (68.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 17 (68.00%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (68.00%) Zachman Framework
7 17 (68.00%) TOGAF
7 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
7 17 (68.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (68.00%) Customer Engagement
7 17 (68.00%) PaaS
7 17 (68.00%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (68.00%) ITIL V3
7 17 (68.00%) Management Information System
7 17 (68.00%) Service Management

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) IaaS
2 17 (68.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 17 (68.00%) Publishing
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Architect
2 17 (68.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) IT Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Information Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Information
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (68.00%) CMDB
2 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (68.00%) Management Information System
2 17 (68.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (88.00%) ITIL
2 22 (88.00%) SIEM
3 21 (84.00%) IT Governance
4 19 (76.00%) Business Development
4 19 (76.00%) Due Diligence
4 19 (76.00%) IT Strategy
4 19 (76.00%) Presales
5 17 (68.00%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (68.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (68.00%) CRM
5 17 (68.00%) Customer Engagement
5 17 (68.00%) Gantt Chart
5 17 (68.00%) ITIL V3
5 17 (68.00%) Line Management
5 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
5 17 (68.00%) Project Management
5 17 (68.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (68.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (92.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 18 (72.00%) Degree
4 17 (68.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (68.00%) ISEB
4 17 (68.00%) PMI Certification
4 17 (68.00%) PMP
5 4 (16.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (16.00%) CCSP
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.00%) OSCP
6 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (68.00%) GPG13
3 4 (16.00%) COBIT
4 3 (12.00%) GDPR
5 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) CheckPoint
1 17 (68.00%) Citrix
1 17 (68.00%) EMC
1 17 (68.00%) NetApp
1 17 (68.00%) VMware