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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 547 592 589
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -3
Permanent jobs citing CEH 89 74 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.61% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 68 28
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £30,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
11158 12125 11183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.19% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 9732 9049
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +49 32 £55,000 +100.00% 1
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 131 (82.39%) CISSP
2 83 (52.20%) Information Security
3 63 (39.62%) Penetration Testing
4 62 (38.99%) Finance
5 58 (36.48%) CISM
6 39 (24.53%) Windows
7 35 (22.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 34 (21.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 34 (21.38%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (20.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 31 (19.50%) Degree
11 30 (18.87%) Firewall
12 29 (18.24%) Network Security
13 28 (17.61%) TCP/IP
14 27 (16.98%) Cisco
14 27 (16.98%) SIEM
15 26 (16.35%) CCNA
16 25 (15.72%) Cyber Security
17 24 (15.09%) Management Information System
17 24 (15.09%) Linux
18 23 (14.47%) SQL
19 22 (13.84%) Wireless
19 22 (13.84%) CISA
19 22 (13.84%) Security Architecture
20 21 (13.21%) OSCP
21 20 (12.58%) PCI DSS
22 19 (11.95%) Nessus
23 18 (11.32%) Banking
24 17 (10.69%) Vulnerability Management
25 16 (10.06%) Mobile App

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (7.55%) IIS
2 5 (3.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.63%) JBoss
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.03%) SaaS
3 3 (1.89%) PaaS
3 3 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.87%) Firewall
2 29 (18.24%) Network Security
3 28 (17.61%) TCP/IP
4 22 (13.84%) Wireless
5 14 (8.81%) Wireless Security
5 14 (8.81%) DNS
6 9 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (4.40%) VLAN
8 6 (3.77%) DMZ
8 6 (3.77%) LDAP
8 6 (3.77%) LAN
8 6 (3.77%) WAN
9 5 (3.14%) SMTP
9 5 (3.14%) Internet
9 5 (3.14%) HTTPS
9 5 (3.14%) SAN
9 5 (3.14%) TACACS
9 5 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) Data Mining
1 5 (3.14%) Big Data
2 3 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Subversion
1 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
General
1 62 (38.99%) Finance
2 18 (11.32%) Banking
3 11 (6.92%) Law
4 8 (5.03%) Legal
4 8 (5.03%) Retail
5 5 (3.14%) Games
6 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (24.53%) Analyst
2 30 (18.87%) Security Engineer
3 26 (16.35%) Security Analyst
4 17 (10.69%) Penetration Tester
4 17 (10.69%) Tester
4 17 (10.69%) Consultant
5 16 (10.06%) Security Consultant
6 15 (9.43%) Information Security Engineer
7 13 (8.18%) Security Manager
8 11 (6.92%) Architect
9 10 (6.29%) Security Specialist
9 10 (6.29%) Security Architect
9 10 (6.29%) Risk Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Test Team Leader
10 8 (5.03%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.03%) IT Security Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) IT Risk Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) IT Security Specialist
11 7 (4.40%) Information Security Manager
11 7 (4.40%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) Web Services
2 3 (1.89%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.26%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) SAML
4 1 (0.63%) SPNEGO
4 1 (0.63%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.06%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.66%) Social Media
5 8 (5.03%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.77%) PKI
7 5 (3.14%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.89%) CESG
9 2 (1.26%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.26%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.63%) Blog
10 1 (0.63%) Social Network
10 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.53%) Windows
2 24 (15.09%) Linux
3 7 (4.40%) UNIX
4 4 (2.52%) Solaris
5 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (52.20%) Information Security
2 63 (39.62%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (21.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 33 (20.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 27 (16.98%) SIEM
6 25 (15.72%) Cyber Security
7 22 (13.84%) Security Architecture
8 17 (10.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (10.06%) OWASP
10 15 (9.43%) Risk Management
10 15 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (8.81%) ITIL
12 13 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (7.55%) Database Security
14 11 (6.92%) Security Testing
14 11 (6.92%) Business Continuity
15 10 (6.29%) Incident Management
16 9 (5.66%) Information Assurance
17 8 (5.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.47%) SQL
2 6 (3.77%) Java
2 6 (3.77%) Python
2 6 (3.77%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.14%) Ruby
3 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.89%) Perl
4 3 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) VBScript
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.63%) C
5 1 (0.63%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 131 (82.39%) CISSP
2 58 (36.48%) CISM
3 34 (21.38%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (19.50%) Degree
5 26 (16.35%) CCNA
6 22 (13.84%) CISA
7 21 (13.21%) OSCP
8 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
8 12 (7.55%) SSCP
9 11 (6.92%) Security+ Certification
10 10 (6.29%) GIAC
10 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (6.29%) MCSE
10 10 (6.29%) CHFI
10 10 (6.29%) CISMP
11 9 (5.66%) GPEN
12 8 (5.03%) GCIH
13 7 (4.40%) GCIA
13 7 (4.40%) CCNP
14 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (22.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (12.58%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.77%) COBIT
4 6 (3.77%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.14%) Snort
2 5 (3.14%) vSphere
2 5 (3.14%) KVM
3 3 (1.89%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (11.95%) Nessus
2 5 (3.14%) WSUS
2 5 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.14%) Puppet
3 3 (1.89%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.26%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.26%) SCCM
4 2 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.63%) Ionix
5 1 (0.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (16.98%) Cisco
2 16 (10.06%) Tripwire
3 15 (9.43%) F5
4 14 (8.81%) CheckPoint
5 13 (8.18%) Juniper
6 12 (7.55%) Fortinet
7 10 (6.29%) McAfee
8 8 (5.03%) Symantec
9 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.40%) Oracle
10 6 (3.77%) Websense
10 6 (3.77%) Splunk
11 5 (3.14%) IronPort
12 4 (2.52%) Qualys
12 4 (2.52%) Rapid7
12 4 (2.52%) LogRhythm
12 4 (2.52%) Microsoft
13 3 (1.89%) Clearswift
13 3 (1.89%) Sourcefire
13 3 (1.89%) Postini
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
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