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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 274 344 318
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -26
Permanent jobs citing CEH 28 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.093% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 0.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 17
Average salary £53,750 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.37% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £27,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
2463 3204 2874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.08% 24.88% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2104 2678 2514
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 38 (82.61%) CISSP
2 27 (58.70%) Information Security
3 23 (50.00%) Finance
4 22 (47.83%) CISM
4 22 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (39.13%) Windows
6 17 (36.96%) Cisco
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
8 10 (21.74%) CCNA
8 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
9 9 (19.57%) Security Architecture
9 9 (19.57%) Security Testing
9 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
9 9 (19.57%) CISA
9 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
10 8 (17.39%) Wireless
10 8 (17.39%) Wireless Security
10 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (15.22%) VLAN
11 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
11 7 (15.22%) DNS
11 7 (15.22%) SQL
11 7 (15.22%) GPEN
12 6 (13.04%) SIEM
12 6 (13.04%) Network Security
12 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.04%) Private Cloud
12 6 (13.04%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (10.87%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Wireless
1 8 (17.39%) Wireless Security
2 7 (15.22%) VLAN
2 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.22%) DNS
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
3 6 (13.04%) Network Security
4 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (10.87%) HTTPS
4 5 (10.87%) SAN
4 5 (10.87%) LDAP
4 5 (10.87%) TACACS
5 2 (4.35%) X.509
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) MPLS
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) Junos
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Mining
1 5 (10.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Legal
3 4 (8.70%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Security Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Information Security Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Security Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Test Team Leader
4 5 (10.87%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Information Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Security Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Security Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Private Cloud
3 5 (10.87%) Social Media
3 5 (10.87%) PKI
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) CESG
5 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Information Security
2 22 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
4 9 (19.57%) Security Testing
4 9 (19.57%) Security Architecture
5 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) SIEM
7 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (10.87%) Database Security
7 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
8 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
9 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.52%) Network Design
9 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (4.35%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Python
2 5 (10.87%) Ruby
2 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (82.61%) CISSP
2 22 (47.83%) CISM
3 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (21.74%) CCNA
4 9 (19.57%) CISA
5 7 (15.22%) GPEN
6 6 (13.04%) CISMP
7 5 (10.87%) Degree
8 4 (8.70%) SSCP
8 4 (8.70%) MCSE
8 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (6.52%) GIAC
10 2 (4.35%) ISSAP
10 2 (4.35%) ISSEP
10 2 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.35%) OSCP
11 1 (2.17%) OSCE
11 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.70%) COBIT
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) vSphere
1 5 (10.87%) KVM
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Snort
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Nessus
1 5 (10.87%) WSUS
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (13.04%) Juniper
3 6 (13.04%) Fortinet
4 5 (10.87%) F5
4 5 (10.87%) Splunk
4 5 (10.87%) Tripwire
4 5 (10.87%) McAfee
5 3 (6.52%) Websense
5 3 (6.52%) Symantec
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) IronPort
6 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.35%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) VMware
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago