Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 301 358 318
Rank change year-on-year +57 -40 +47
Permanent jobs citing CEH 57 35 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.47% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 1.02% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 58
Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £57,500 £27,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £100,000 £64,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +9.09%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,445 3,420 3,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.38% 22.69% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,238 2,514 2,925
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in the Midlands

CEH
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for CEH in the Midlands

CEH
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for CEH in the Midlands

CEH
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +50 50 £60,000 +60.00% 4
East Midlands +26 13 £60,000 -23.81% 2
CEH
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CEH.

1 53 (92.98%) CISSP
2 42 (73.68%) Information Security
3 41 (71.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (59.65%) GDPR
5 27 (47.37%) Degree
6 24 (42.11%) Data Protection
6 24 (42.11%) SIEM
6 24 (42.11%) Management Information System
6 24 (42.11%) Software Engineering
7 22 (38.60%) TOGAF
7 22 (38.60%) CISM
7 22 (38.60%) Computer Science
7 22 (38.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (33.33%) OWASP
9 17 (29.82%) PaaS
9 17 (29.82%) IaaS
9 17 (29.82%) Firewall
9 17 (29.82%) CompTIA Security+
10 16 (28.07%) Presales
10 16 (28.07%) IT Strategy
10 16 (28.07%) Gantt Chart
10 16 (28.07%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (28.07%) Due Diligence
10 16 (28.07%) Thought Leadership
10 16 (28.07%) Service Delivery
10 16 (28.07%) Service Management
10 16 (28.07%) PMP
10 16 (28.07%) PMI Certification
10 16 (28.07%) NetApp
10 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) IaaS
1 17 (29.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) HTTP
4 3 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (28.07%) Publishing
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 10 (17.54%) Retail
4 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.02%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Architect
1 16 (28.07%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (14.04%) Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) Security Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) Security Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Information Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Information Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Security Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) CISSP Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Security Specialist
5 2 (3.51%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 16 (28.07%) CMDB
2 16 (28.07%) Data Centre
2 16 (28.07%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (10.53%) PKI
4 4 (7.02%) BYOD
4 4 (7.02%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) NHS
6 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) Information Security
2 24 (42.11%) Data Protection
2 24 (42.11%) SIEM
2 24 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 22 (38.60%) Computer Science
3 22 (38.60%) TOGAF
4 19 (33.33%) OWASP
5 16 (28.07%) Business Development
5 16 (28.07%) CRM
5 16 (28.07%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (28.07%) IT Governance
5 16 (28.07%) ITIL
5 16 (28.07%) PRINCE2
5 16 (28.07%) Project Management
5 16 (28.07%) Requirements Analysis
5 16 (28.07%) Risk Management
5 16 (28.07%) Service Delivery
5 16 (28.07%) Service Management
5 16 (28.07%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (28.07%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) Ada
2 2 (3.51%) C
2 2 (3.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (92.98%) CISSP
2 27 (47.37%) Degree
3 22 (38.60%) CISM
3 22 (38.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (29.82%) CompTIA Security+
5 16 (28.07%) ISEB
5 16 (28.07%) PMI Certification
5 16 (28.07%) PMP
6 15 (26.32%) OSCP
7 13 (22.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 10 (17.54%) GPEN
9 10 (17.54%) SANS
10 8 (14.04%) CRISC
10 8 (14.04%) GWAPT
11 6 (10.53%) CEPT
11 6 (10.53%) CISMP
12 4 (7.02%) CPTE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (71.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (59.65%) GDPR
3 16 (28.07%) GPG13
4 14 (24.56%) PCI DSS
5 8 (14.04%) ISO 9001
5 8 (14.04%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (10.53%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (3.51%) DO-178B
8 2 (3.51%) DO-254
8 2 (3.51%) IEC 61508
9 1 (1.75%) PSD2
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.75%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
1 16 (28.07%) Citrix
1 16 (28.07%) EMC
1 16 (28.07%) NetApp
1 16 (28.07%) VMware
2 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) AlienVault
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco