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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 289 320 317
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -3
Permanent jobs citing CEH 21 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.60% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 16
Average salary £73,750 £62,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,500 £87,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
2730 2992 2992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.75% 23.83% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2305 2537 2581
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 28 (93.33%) CISSP
2 23 (76.67%) Information Security
3 21 (70.00%) CISM
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) Finance
5 12 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco
7 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (30.00%) Wireless
7 9 (30.00%) Wireless Security
8 8 (26.67%) Security Testing
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) Legal
9 7 (23.33%) CISA
9 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
9 7 (23.33%) Juniper
9 7 (23.33%) Linux
9 7 (23.33%) McAfee
9 7 (23.33%) Fortinet
9 7 (23.33%) Snort
9 7 (23.33%) CISMP
9 7 (23.33%) Database Security
10 6 (20.00%) GPEN
10 6 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (20.00%) Law
11 5 (16.67%) Websense
11 5 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (16.67%) Symantec
11 5 (16.67%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Wireless
1 9 (30.00%) Wireless Security
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) MPLS
4 2 (6.67%) X.509
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.67%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.67%) Junos
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Legal
3 6 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Security Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
2 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Forensic Investigator
5 1 (3.33%) Security Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) CESG
4 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 8 (26.67%) Security Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Database Security
6 6 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (16.67%) Network Design
7 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
8 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (6.67%) SABSA
10 2 (6.67%) OWASP
10 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
10 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) CISSP
2 21 (70.00%) CISM
3 7 (23.33%) CISMP
3 7 (23.33%) CISA
4 6 (20.00%) GPEN
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 3 (10.00%) CCNA
7 2 (6.67%) SSCP
7 2 (6.67%) ISSAP
7 2 (6.67%) ISSEP
7 2 (6.67%) OSCP
7 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) OSCE
8 1 (3.33%) ISSMP
8 1 (3.33%) GIAC
8 1 (3.33%) GCIH
8 1 (3.33%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (10.00%) COBIT
4 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Snort
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) McAfee
3 7 (23.33%) Juniper
3 7 (23.33%) Fortinet
4 5 (16.67%) IronPort
4 5 (16.67%) Websense
4 5 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.67%) WorldPay
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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