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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 230 253 313
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +60
Permanent jobs citing CEH 7 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.089% 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £58,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.89%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
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
1279 1679 2648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.12% 24.85% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1463 2274
Median salary £57,500 £53,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CEH.

1 23 (85.19%) CISSP
2 21 (77.78%) Information Security
3 12 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (37.04%) CISA
4 10 (37.04%) CISM
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) GIAC
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
6 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (29.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 7 (25.93%) DNS
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
7 7 (25.93%) SIEM
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (22.22%) Wireless Security
8 6 (22.22%) Wireless
8 6 (22.22%) Retail
8 6 (22.22%) C
8 6 (22.22%) C++
8 6 (22.22%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) DHCP
9 5 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
9 5 (18.52%) Incident Management

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (22.22%) Wireless
3 6 (22.22%) Wireless Security
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) HTTP
7 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.70%) IPsec
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) Wideband
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Law
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Information Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.41%) CESG
4 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Information Security
2 12 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.93%) SIEM
5 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
5 5 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Network Design
7 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
1 6 (22.22%) C++
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) CISSP
2 10 (37.04%) CISA
2 10 (37.04%) CISM
3 9 (33.33%) GIAC
4 6 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
5 4 (14.81%) CSSLP
6 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (11.11%) SANS
6 3 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (7.41%) OSCP
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (3.70%) CLAS
8 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) ECSA
8 1 (3.70%) GPEN
8 1 (3.70%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Snort
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) FireEye
2 1 (3.70%) Splunk
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
City, London
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000-£40,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago