The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 588 565 651
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +86
Permanent jobs citing CEH 74 46 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.10% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.39% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 63 37 17
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £42,800 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £92,500 £66,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12628 11674 13531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.45% 25.69% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10261 9494 11569
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CEH
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 17 £62,500 +28.20% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £47,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 117 (79.05%) CISSP
2 68 (45.95%) Penetration Testing
3 63 (42.57%) Information Security
4 61 (41.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 60 (40.54%) Finance
6 53 (35.81%) Degree
7 45 (30.41%) Ethical Hacking
7 45 (30.41%) GIAC
8 40 (27.03%) Firewall
9 31 (20.95%) CISM
9 31 (20.95%) Banking
10 29 (19.59%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (19.59%) CCNA
10 29 (19.59%) Windows
11 28 (18.92%) Network Security
12 27 (18.24%) Risk Assessment
13 26 (17.57%) PCI DSS
13 26 (17.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 26 (17.57%) SIEM
14 24 (16.22%) Management Information System
15 23 (15.54%) Security Architecture
16 22 (14.86%) SSCP
17 20 (13.51%) CISA
17 20 (13.51%) Project Management
17 20 (13.51%) OSCP
18 18 (12.16%) Java
18 18 (12.16%) GPEN
19 17 (11.49%) CHFI
19 17 (11.49%) Security Testing
19 17 (11.49%) ITIL

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (0.68%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.03%) Firewall
2 28 (18.92%) Network Security
3 13 (8.78%) Internet
4 11 (7.43%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (6.08%) X.509
5 9 (6.08%) Wireless
6 6 (4.05%) HTTP
7 5 (3.38%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.70%) DNS
8 4 (2.70%) VoIP
9 3 (2.03%) Wireless Security
9 3 (2.03%) SSL
10 2 (1.35%) WAN
10 2 (1.35%) SMTP
10 2 (1.35%) LAN
10 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.68%) VLAN
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.68%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) MySQL
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Metasploit
2 12 (8.11%) Hudson
3 7 (4.73%) AppScan
General
1 60 (40.54%) Finance
2 31 (20.95%) Banking
3 16 (10.81%) Legal
4 12 (8.11%) Law
5 5 (3.38%) Marketing
5 5 (3.38%) Retail
5 5 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.70%) Advertising
7 3 (2.03%) Games
8 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (22.97%) Tester
2 29 (19.59%) Analyst
3 28 (18.92%) Penetration Tester
4 27 (18.24%) Security Architect
4 27 (18.24%) Architect
5 26 (17.57%) Security Analyst
6 19 (12.84%) Security Specialist
7 15 (10.14%) Information Security Specialist
7 15 (10.14%) Information Specialist
8 12 (8.11%) Information Analyst
8 12 (8.11%) Information Security Analyst
8 12 (8.11%) Security Consultant
8 12 (8.11%) Consultant
9 10 (6.76%) Security Tester
9 10 (6.76%) Security Manager
10 9 (6.08%) Senior Manager
11 8 (5.41%) Audit Manager
11 8 (5.41%) Lead Tester
11 8 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
11 8 (5.41%) IT Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.46%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) JSON
2 1 (0.68%) RESTful
2 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.43%) PMI
4 7 (4.73%) Cryptography
5 6 (4.05%) AS400
5 6 (4.05%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.38%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.38%) CESG
7 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.03%) Online Banking
8 3 (2.03%) Online Games
8 3 (2.03%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.35%) Open Source
10 1 (0.68%) PKI
10 1 (0.68%) RMADS
10 1 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.59%) Windows
2 16 (10.81%) Linux
3 9 (6.08%) UNIX
4 5 (3.38%) Android
4 5 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.70%) OS/390
5 4 (2.70%) Solaris
6 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.95%) Penetration Testing
2 63 (42.57%) Information Security
3 45 (30.41%) Ethical Hacking
4 27 (18.24%) Risk Assessment
5 26 (17.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 26 (17.57%) SIEM
6 23 (15.54%) Security Architecture
7 20 (13.51%) Project Management
8 17 (11.49%) Security Testing
8 17 (11.49%) ITIL
8 17 (11.49%) Risk Management
9 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
9 14 (9.46%) Manual Testing
10 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.76%) Software Architecture
12 9 (6.08%) Cyber Security
13 8 (5.41%) Service Management
13 8 (5.41%) TOGAF
13 8 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.16%) Java
2 8 (5.41%) C++
3 7 (4.73%) SQL
4 6 (4.05%) Python
4 6 (4.05%) Ruby
5 3 (2.03%) C
6 2 (1.35%) C#
6 2 (1.35%) PHP
6 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 117 (79.05%) CISSP
2 53 (35.81%) Degree
3 45 (30.41%) GIAC
4 31 (20.95%) CISM
5 29 (19.59%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (19.59%) CCNA
6 22 (14.86%) SSCP
7 20 (13.51%) CISA
7 20 (13.51%) OSCP
8 18 (12.16%) GPEN
9 17 (11.49%) CHFI
10 11 (7.43%) PMI Certification
11 9 (6.08%) ISSAP
11 9 (6.08%) ISSEP
12 8 (5.41%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (5.41%) ISACA
13 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
14 6 (4.05%) GCIH
14 6 (4.05%) CISMP
15 4 (2.70%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (41.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.57%) PCI DSS
3 16 (10.81%) COBIT
4 12 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 8 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (4.73%) BS7799
7 1 (0.68%) BS25999
7 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.68%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (4.73%) Nmap
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) Nessus
2 3 (2.03%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (10.14%) Oracle
2 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.78%) Juniper
3 13 (8.78%) Cisco
4 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.03%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.68%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.68%) Sybase
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) McAfee
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago