Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 194 195
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1 -23
Permanent jobs citing CEH 26 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.69% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.11% 0.72% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Birmingham median annual salary £72,500 - £52,500
10th Percentile £42,250 - £40,750
90th Percentile £87,750 - £67,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +41.61% +0.63% -15.79%

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 1,235 969 1,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.81% 25.29% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 697 733 928
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £65,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CEH in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 26 (100.00%) CISSP
1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (96.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (96.15%) SIEM
3 23 (88.46%) CompTIA Security+
3 23 (88.46%) ITIL
4 22 (84.62%) IT Governance
5 20 (76.92%) Firewall
6 19 (73.08%) Degree
6 19 (73.08%) IaaS
6 19 (73.08%) GPG13
7 18 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (69.23%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (69.23%) ITIL V3
7 18 (69.23%) Gantt Chart
7 18 (69.23%) Line Management
7 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
7 18 (69.23%) Presales
7 18 (69.23%) IT Strategy
7 18 (69.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (69.23%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (69.23%) Due Diligence
7 18 (69.23%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (69.23%) Business Development
7 18 (69.23%) Computer Science
7 18 (69.23%) CMDB
7 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (69.23%) Customer Engagement
7 18 (69.23%) PaaS
7 18 (69.23%) 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 19 (73.08%) IaaS
2 18 (69.23%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 18 (69.23%) Publishing
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Architect
2 18 (69.23%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Security Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Information
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) CMDB
1 18 (69.23%) Computer Science
1 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
1 18 (69.23%) Management Information System
1 18 (69.23%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (96.15%) SIEM
3 23 (88.46%) ITIL
4 22 (84.62%) IT Governance
5 18 (69.23%) Business Development
5 18 (69.23%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (69.23%) CRM
5 18 (69.23%) Customer Engagement
5 18 (69.23%) ITIL V3
5 18 (69.23%) Line Management
5 18 (69.23%) PRINCE2
5 18 (69.23%) Project Management
5 18 (69.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (69.23%) Service Delivery
5 18 (69.23%) Service Management
5 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
5 18 (69.23%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (69.23%) TOGAF
5 18 (69.23%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (88.46%) CompTIA Security+
3 19 (73.08%) Degree
4 18 (69.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (69.23%) ISEB
4 18 (69.23%) PMI Certification
4 18 (69.23%) PMP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (15.38%) CCSP
7 2 (7.69%) CISM
8 1 (3.85%) CISA
8 1 (3.85%) CISMP
8 1 (3.85%) ISACA
8 1 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.85%) OSCP
8 1 (3.85%) RHCA
8 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (96.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (73.08%) GPG13
3 9 (34.62%) GDPR
4 4 (15.38%) COBIT
5 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
1 18 (69.23%) Citrix
1 18 (69.23%) EMC
1 18 (69.23%) NetApp
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft