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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 292 283 310
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing CEH 12 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.29% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 1.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 5
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £52,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £79,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
2526 2614 2852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.95% 24.84% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2200 2207 2543
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 19 (90.48%) CISSP
3 14 (66.67%) CISM
4 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 6 (28.57%) Database Security
6 6 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (28.57%) Snort
7 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Law
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
8 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
8 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) IronPort
8 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) Wireless Security
8 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) Symantec
8 4 (19.05%) McAfee
8 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Wireless
1 4 (19.05%) Wireless Security
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) X.509
3 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Law
3 4 (19.05%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Security Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Forensic Investigator
6 1 (4.76%) Testing Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 6 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (28.57%) Database Security
3 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) Network Design
4 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
7 1 (4.76%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) CISSP
2 14 (66.67%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) CISMP
4 4 (19.05%) SSCP
5 3 (14.29%) CISA
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (9.52%) OSCP
6 2 (9.52%) ISSAP
6 2 (9.52%) ISSEP
7 1 (4.76%) EnCE
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) CRISC
7 1 (4.76%) GPEN
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) CCNP
7 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (9.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
2 4 (19.05%) IronPort
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Symantec
2 4 (19.05%) McAfee
3 3 (14.29%) Websense
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday