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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 296 308 310
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing CEH 18 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.56% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 6
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £46,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £77,250 £46,250
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
2662 2669 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.59% 23.86% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2258 2452
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 26 (96.30%) CISSP
2 25 (92.59%) Information Security
3 19 (70.37%) CISM
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
6 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Database Security
7 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
7 8 (29.63%) Legal
8 7 (25.93%) CISA
8 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
8 7 (25.93%) Wireless
8 7 (25.93%) McAfee
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Wireless Security
8 7 (25.93%) Snort
8 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
9 6 (22.22%) Security Testing
9 6 (22.22%) CISMP
9 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) Law
9 6 (22.22%) Juniper
10 5 (18.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (18.52%) Websense
10 5 (18.52%) Symantec
10 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Wireless
1 7 (25.93%) Wireless Security
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security
3 4 (14.81%) Internet
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) Junos
5 2 (7.41%) MPLS
5 2 (7.41%) X.509
5 2 (7.41%) DHCP
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (7.41%) VLAN
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Legal
3 6 (22.22%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Security Engineer
1 11 (40.74%) Information Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Assurance Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Forensic Investigator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
2 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Information Security
2 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
3 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Database Security
5 6 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
6 5 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (18.52%) Network Design
7 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
9 2 (7.41%) SABSA
9 2 (7.41%) OWASP
9 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) CISSP
2 19 (70.37%) CISM
3 7 (25.93%) CISA
4 6 (22.22%) CISMP
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (11.11%) GPEN
7 2 (7.41%) OSCP
7 2 (7.41%) CCNP
7 2 (7.41%) CCNA
7 2 (7.41%) SSCP
7 2 (7.41%) ISSAP
7 2 (7.41%) ISSEP
8 1 (3.70%) ISSMP
8 1 (3.70%) GCIH
8 1 (3.70%) EnCE
8 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (14.81%) COBIT
4 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Snort
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) McAfee
4 6 (22.22%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
5 5 (18.52%) IronPort
5 5 (18.52%) Websense
5 5 (18.52%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago