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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 323 317 328
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.083% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.36% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £27,500 £67,000 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.95% +27.01%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
3027 2745 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.40% 22.66% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2478 2430 2827
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

CEH Salary Histogram in the City of London

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (64.71%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (52.94%) CISSP
5 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (35.29%) COBIT
6 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) PMI
6 6 (35.29%) PMI Certification
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
7 5 (29.41%) GIAC
7 5 (29.41%) Service Management
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
8 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (23.53%) ITSM
8 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
8 4 (23.53%) CRM
8 4 (23.53%) BCP
9 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (17.65%) OSCP
10 2 (11.76%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
10 2 (11.76%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Tester
1 7 (41.18%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Security Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Graduate
4 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Ethical Hacker
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) PMI
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (64.71%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) Service Management
7 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (23.53%) ITSM
7 4 (23.53%) CRM
7 4 (23.53%) BCP
7 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
7 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 2 (11.76%) SIEM
9 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
2 6 (35.29%) PMI Certification
3 5 (29.41%) GIAC
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) OSCP
5 2 (11.76%) GPEN
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (35.29%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago