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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 234 281 328
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +47
Permanent jobs citing CEH 20 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.30% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 1.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 8
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +54.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £74,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
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
1339 2288 2970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.65% 23.64% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1974 2431
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 31 August 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in the City of London

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (78.13%) CISSP
2 20 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (59.38%) Information Security
4 14 (43.75%) CISM
5 12 (37.50%) Windows
5 12 (37.50%) SIEM
6 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) GIAC
6 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
7 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 10 (31.25%) CISA
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 9 (28.13%) DNS
8 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 7 (21.88%) Retail
10 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (21.88%) Security Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
11 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (15.63%) OSCP
12 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (15.63%) Project 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 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.63%) DHCP
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless Security
6 3 (9.38%) HTTP
6 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security
6 3 (9.38%) VLAN
7 2 (6.25%) LDAP
7 2 (6.25%) TACACS
8 1 (3.13%) IPsec
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (3.13%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AppScan
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Consultant
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) OpenVZ
2 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) BYOD
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) PMI
5 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (59.38%) Information Security
3 12 (37.50%) SIEM
4 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 7 (21.88%) Security Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) OOP
9 4 (12.50%) OWASP
9 4 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Python
2 4 (12.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) CISSP
2 14 (43.75%) CISM
3 11 (34.38%) GIAC
4 10 (31.25%) CISA
5 9 (28.13%) Degree
6 5 (15.63%) OSCP
7 4 (12.50%) CREST Certified
7 4 (12.50%) CSSLP
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (9.38%) CRISC
8 3 (9.38%) ECSA
9 2 (6.25%) CCNA
9 2 (6.25%) GCIH
9 2 (6.25%) OSCE
9 2 (6.25%) SANS
9 2 (6.25%) Tigerscheme
10 1 (3.13%) EnCE
10 1 (3.13%) GCIA
10 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
10 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
2 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) KVM
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.25%) HP Fortify
2 2 (6.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.13%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Splunk
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) FireEye
3 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Imperva
3 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.13%) Qualys
3 1 (3.13%) Remedy
3 1 (3.13%) Veracode
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago