Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 196 178
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18 +20
Permanent jobs citing CEH 13 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.34% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 1.98% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Birmingham median annual salary - £45,000 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £39,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -11.67% +18.42%

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 998 1417 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.94% 29.77% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 729 920 950
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,150 £22,975 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,375 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CEH.

1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
1 13 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
4 9 (69.23%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
6 6 (46.15%) CRM
6 6 (46.15%) PMP
6 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
6 6 (46.15%) NetApp
6 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 6 (46.15%) Project Management
6 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
6 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
6 6 (46.15%) EMC
6 6 (46.15%) ISEB
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) Publishing
6 6 (46.15%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (46.15%) Service Management
6 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (46.15%) Business Development
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) IT Governance
6 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis

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 6 (46.15%) IaaS
1 6 (46.15%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Security Solutions Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Information Officer
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Officer
2 4 (30.77%) Junior
2 4 (30.77%) Security Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) CMDB
2 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (92.31%) Information Security
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Business Development
4 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (46.15%) CRM
4 6 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (46.15%) IT Governance
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
4 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
4 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (46.15%) ISEB
3 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
3 6 (46.15%) PMP
3 6 (46.15%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) SANS
6 2 (15.38%) CCNA
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) CISM
6 2 (15.38%) GCIA
6 2 (15.38%) GCIH
6 2 (15.38%) GIAC
6 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
1 6 (46.15%) EMC
1 6 (46.15%) NetApp
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm