The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 280 333 310
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -23
Permanent jobs citing CEH 22 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.071% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.29% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 17
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £49,500 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £87,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +12.79%
CEH
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2526 3062 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.17% 24.24% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2592 2389
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CEH
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the City of London region.

CEH Salary Trend in the City of London

CEH
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CEH Salary Histogram in the City of London

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH.

1 33 (89.19%) CISSP
2 25 (67.57%) CISM
3 24 (64.86%) Information Security
4 18 (48.65%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (45.95%) Finance
6 16 (43.24%) Windows
7 12 (32.43%) Cisco
8 10 (27.03%) Security Testing
8 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
8 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
9 9 (24.32%) CISA
9 9 (24.32%) Wireless Security
9 9 (24.32%) Wireless
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) SQL
10 8 (21.62%) Security Architecture
11 7 (18.92%) GPEN
11 7 (18.92%) Database Security
11 7 (18.92%) Juniper
11 7 (18.92%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (18.92%) CISMP
11 7 (18.92%) Network Security
11 7 (18.92%) Fortinet
12 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (16.22%) Degree
12 6 (16.22%) Snort
12 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (16.22%) CCNA
12 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (16.22%) McAfee

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CEH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Wireless Security
1 9 (24.32%) Wireless
2 7 (18.92%) Network Security
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.11%) VLAN
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) X.509
5 2 (5.41%) MPLS
5 2 (5.41%) Junos
6 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.70%) LDAP
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
6 1 (2.70%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Law
2 6 (16.22%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Security Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Information Security Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Test Team Leader
3 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) IT Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Security Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security Manager
7 1 (2.70%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) CESG
3 3 (8.11%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Information Security
2 18 (48.65%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (27.03%) Security Testing
3 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.62%) Security Architecture
5 7 (18.92%) Database Security
5 7 (18.92%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.81%) Network Design
7 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Cyber Security
7 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.41%) OWASP
9 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C++
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (89.19%) CISSP
2 25 (67.57%) CISM
3 9 (24.32%) CISA
4 7 (18.92%) GPEN
4 7 (18.92%) CISMP
5 6 (16.22%) Degree
5 6 (16.22%) CCNA
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (10.81%) MCSE
7 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) ISSAP
7 2 (5.41%) ISSEP
7 2 (5.41%) SSCP
7 2 (5.41%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (5.41%) OSCP
8 1 (2.70%) OSCE
8 1 (2.70%) CCNP
8 1 (2.70%) PMP
8 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (8.11%) QA
4 3 (8.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Snort
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) KVM
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.70%) Nessus
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
3 7 (18.92%) Juniper
3 7 (18.92%) Fortinet
4 6 (16.22%) McAfee
5 4 (10.81%) IronPort
5 4 (10.81%) Websense
5 4 (10.81%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) WorldPay
7 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.70%) F5
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago