The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 514 579 565
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -14
Permanent jobs citing CEH 129 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 0.64% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 105 52 66
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,525 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -5.26%
CEH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10684 10708 10729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.04% 25.71% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 8735 8585
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in London

CEH
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH across the London region.

CEH Salary Trend in London

CEH
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CEH across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in London

CEH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +56 12 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Harrow - 3 - -
Chiswick - 1 £40,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 169 (89.42%) CISSP
2 95 (50.26%) Information Security
3 72 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
4 70 (37.04%) CISM
5 59 (31.22%) GIAC
5 59 (31.22%) GCIH
6 57 (30.16%) SIEM
7 54 (28.57%) Degree
8 53 (28.04%) Firewall
9 49 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
10 45 (23.81%) Network Security
10 45 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
11 43 (22.75%) Vulnerability Management
11 43 (22.75%) Finance
12 39 (20.63%) Windows
13 38 (20.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 37 (19.58%) SANS
15 32 (16.93%) Security Operations
15 32 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (16.93%) Linux
15 32 (16.93%) Management Information System
16 31 (16.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 30 (15.87%) Legal
18 27 (14.29%) PCI DSS
18 27 (14.29%) PowerShell
18 27 (14.29%) Security Architecture
18 27 (14.29%) GCIA
18 27 (14.29%) ITIL
18 27 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
19 25 (13.23%) Unix

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 6 (3.17%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) Apache
2 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (28.04%) Firewall
2 45 (23.81%) Network Security
3 22 (11.64%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.94%) DNS
5 13 (6.88%) Internet
5 13 (6.88%) Wireshark
6 12 (6.35%) Reverse Proxy
6 12 (6.35%) tcpdump
7 10 (5.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (5.29%) Wireless
8 7 (3.70%) VLAN
9 6 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (3.17%) DHCP
9 6 (3.17%) Junos
9 6 (3.17%) MPLS
10 4 (2.12%) SSL
11 3 (1.59%) LAN
11 3 (1.59%) WAN
12 2 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.53%) MySQL
1 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (10.05%) Metasploit
2 3 (1.59%) Burp Suite
3 2 (1.06%) AppScan
3 2 (1.06%) Hudson
3 2 (1.06%) Paros
4 1 (0.53%) WebScarab
General
1 43 (22.75%) Finance
2 30 (15.87%) Legal
3 10 (5.29%) Law
4 5 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.59%) Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (38.62%) Analyst
2 62 (32.80%) Security Analyst
3 28 (14.81%) Incident Manager
4 24 (12.70%) Security Engineer
5 22 (11.64%) IT Analyst
6 21 (11.11%) Security Specialist
7 20 (10.58%) Architect
7 20 (10.58%) Security Architect
8 19 (10.05%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (10.05%) Senior Security Analyst
9 18 (9.52%) IT Manager
10 17 (8.99%) Forensic Manager
10 17 (8.99%) IT Security Analyst
11 16 (8.47%) Consultant
12 15 (7.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 14 (7.41%) Security Consultant
14 11 (5.82%) Information Analyst
14 11 (5.82%) Penetration Tester
14 11 (5.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
14 11 (5.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.12%) HTML
2 3 (1.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.06%) WSH
4 1 (0.53%) CGI
4 1 (0.53%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.53%) LAMP
4 1 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
1 32 (16.93%) Management Information System
2 31 (16.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 24 (12.70%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (6.88%) PKI
5 12 (6.35%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.76%) CESG
6 9 (4.76%) Fintech
7 8 (4.23%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.23%) PMI
8 6 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (2.65%) Social Media
10 4 (2.12%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.59%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.59%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.06%) Data Conversion
12 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.53%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.63%) Windows
2 32 (16.93%) Linux
3 25 (13.23%) Unix
4 18 (9.52%) Solaris
5 17 (8.99%) Windows Server
6 14 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (6.35%) FreeBSD
7 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.59%) Kali Linux
10 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.53%) HPUX
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (50.26%) Information Security
2 72 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
3 57 (30.16%) SIEM
4 49 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
5 45 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (22.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 38 (20.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 32 (16.93%) Security Operations
9 27 (14.29%) ITIL
9 27 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 27 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
10 22 (11.64%) Database Security
11 21 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 19 (10.05%) Presales
13 17 (8.99%) Data Privacy
13 17 (8.99%) Mentoring
13 17 (8.99%) Security Testing
14 16 (8.47%) Data Governance
14 16 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 14 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 22 (11.64%) Perl
3 19 (10.05%) SQL
4 18 (9.52%) Python
5 15 (7.94%) Bash Shell
5 15 (7.94%) Ruby
6 7 (3.70%) C#
7 6 (3.17%) Java
8 4 (2.12%) C++
8 4 (2.12%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.59%) PHP
9 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 169 (89.42%) CISSP
2 70 (37.04%) CISM
3 59 (31.22%) GCIH
3 59 (31.22%) GIAC
4 54 (28.57%) Degree
5 37 (19.58%) SANS
6 27 (14.29%) GCIA
7 23 (12.17%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (11.11%) CREST Certified
9 20 (10.58%) CCNA
10 18 (9.52%) CHFI
10 18 (9.52%) SSCP
11 16 (8.47%) CISA
12 15 (7.94%) CompTIA Security+
12 15 (7.94%) ECSA
12 15 (7.94%) Security Cleared
12 15 (7.94%) Security+ Certification
13 14 (7.41%) OSCP
13 14 (7.41%) SC Cleared
14 9 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 25 (13.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.76%) COBIT
4 8 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (3.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.06%) RMADS
7 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.94%) Snort
2 8 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) KVM
3 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (12.70%) Nessus
2 15 (7.94%) EnCase
3 12 (6.35%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (6.35%) Nmap
4 8 (4.23%) RSA enVision
4 8 (4.23%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (1.59%) QRadar
6 3 (1.59%) WMI
7 2 (1.06%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.53%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.53%) Puppet
8 1 (0.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.53%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (13.23%) Intel Security
2 18 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 15 (7.94%) Cisco
3 15 (7.94%) Qualys
4 13 (6.88%) Symantec
5 11 (5.82%) Fortinet
5 11 (5.82%) Juniper
5 11 (5.82%) Remedy
5 11 (5.82%) Splunk
6 10 (5.29%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 9 (4.76%) WorldPay
8 8 (4.23%) F5
8 8 (4.23%) NetWitness
8 8 (4.23%) Sourcefire
9 7 (3.70%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.59%) Acunetix
10 3 (1.59%) Oracle
11 2 (1.06%) Rapid7
11 2 (1.06%) Tripwire
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pertemps IT
Salary: £80,000 to £110,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Worldpay
Posted: 21 days ago
Hounslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Twickenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Wembley
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Worldpay
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago