The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 323 316 320
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing CEH 8 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.065% 0.084% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.37% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £27,500 £55,750 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.67% +5.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3089 2676 3015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.01% 22.40% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 2364 2741
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CEH
London

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 13 (61.90%) CISSP
1 13 (61.90%) Ethical Hacking
1 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 6 (28.57%) COBIT
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) PMI
4 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) GIAC
5 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) BCP
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) X.509
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Tester
1 9 (42.86%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Ethical Hacker
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PMI
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Ethical Hacking
1 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) BCP
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) SIEM
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 5 (23.81%) GIAC
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) GPEN
4 2 (9.52%) OSCP
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) ISSAP
5 1 (4.76%) ISSEP
5 1 (4.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) COBIT
2 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago