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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 254 303 296
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -7
Permanent jobs citing CEH 11 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.57% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 20
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,500 £53,850
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £85,000 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.26%
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
1749 2609 2623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.20% 25.12% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 2248 2223
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 11 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in the City of London

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) CISSP
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (42.11%) GIAC
4 7 (36.84%) Information Security
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 7 (36.84%) Security Operations
4 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
5 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (15.79%) VLAN
8 3 (15.79%) Ruby
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) CISM
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) Junos
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.26%) Intranet
5 1 (5.26%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Security Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) IT Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (42.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 7 (36.84%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 5 (26.32%) CISSP Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Information Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Firewall Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Information Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Consultant
8 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacker
8 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
8 2 (10.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Conversion
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
2 7 (36.84%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 7 (36.84%) Security Operations
3 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.26%) OWASP
7 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) CISSP
2 8 (42.11%) GIAC
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) CISM
4 3 (15.79%) ECSA
4 3 (15.79%) SANS
5 2 (10.53%) CCNA
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.53%) CISMP
5 2 (10.53%) EnCE
5 2 (10.53%) GCIH
6 1 (5.26%) CHFI
6 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
6 1 (5.26%) CRISC
6 1 (5.26%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Snort
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (5.26%) Nessus
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago