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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 500 608 643
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +35
Permanent jobs citing CEH 129 62 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 0.54% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 53 58
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.82%
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
9588 11538 13004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.32% 25.82% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8039 9404 10454
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

CEH Salary Histogram in London

CEH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 12 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Harrow - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £102,500 -
Bromley -5 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for CEH.

1 236 (86.13%) CISSP
2 156 (56.93%) Information Security
3 118 (43.07%) CISM
4 117 (42.70%) Ethical Hacking
5 109 (39.78%) SIEM
6 95 (34.67%) Firewall
7 94 (34.31%) Penetration Testing
8 85 (31.02%) Degree
9 77 (28.10%) GCIH
10 76 (27.74%) Finance
11 72 (26.28%) GIAC
12 71 (25.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 70 (25.55%) Security Operations
14 66 (24.09%) Vulnerability Management
15 61 (22.26%) Management Information System
16 59 (21.53%) Cybersecurity
17 55 (20.07%) Windows
18 52 (18.98%) SANS
19 50 (18.25%) ITIL
20 49 (17.88%) Cisco Certification
21 47 (17.15%) GCIA
22 46 (16.79%) Unix
23 45 (16.42%) Linux
24 44 (16.06%) Network Security
25 43 (15.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
26 41 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
26 41 (14.96%) PCI DSS
27 40 (14.60%) OSCP
27 40 (14.60%) CREST Certified
28 39 (14.23%) Python

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in 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 14 (5.11%) IIS
2 3 (1.09%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (1.46%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.46%) IaaS
2 4 (1.46%) PaaS
2 4 (1.46%) SaaS
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 95 (34.67%) Firewall
2 44 (16.06%) Network Security
3 31 (11.31%) TCP/IP
4 30 (10.95%) Wireshark
5 27 (9.85%) DNS
6 25 (9.12%) tcpdump
7 21 (7.66%) HTTP
8 19 (6.93%) Internet
9 18 (6.57%) VPN
10 17 (6.20%) Wireless
11 16 (5.84%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (5.84%) SMTP
12 14 (5.11%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (5.11%) SSL
13 10 (3.65%) LAN
13 10 (3.65%) WAN
14 9 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
15 8 (2.92%) LDAP
16 7 (2.55%) Cisco ISE
17 4 (1.46%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.19%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (10.58%) Metasploit
2 11 (4.01%) Burp Suite
3 8 (2.92%) AppScan
4 2 (0.73%) Paros
5 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
General
1 76 (27.74%) Finance
2 20 (7.30%) Legal
3 16 (5.84%) Banking
4 12 (4.38%) Law
5 10 (3.65%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.92%) Retail
8 5 (1.82%) Electronics
8 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.82%) Marketing
9 4 (1.46%) Music Industry
9 4 (1.46%) Publishing
10 3 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (29.56%) Analyst
2 77 (28.10%) Security Analyst
3 40 (14.60%) Consultant
4 34 (12.41%) Security Consultant
5 30 (10.95%) Architect
5 30 (10.95%) Security Architect
5 30 (10.95%) Security Manager
6 28 (10.22%) Incident Manager
6 28 (10.22%) Security Engineer
7 27 (9.85%) IT Analyst
7 27 (9.85%) IT Security Analyst
8 22 (8.03%) Penetration Tester
8 22 (8.03%) Tester
9 21 (7.66%) Information Analyst
9 21 (7.66%) Information Security Analyst
9 21 (7.66%) Security Specialist
10 20 (7.30%) IT Manager
11 19 (6.93%) SIEM Analyst
12 18 (6.57%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (6.57%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.55%) .NET
2 5 (1.82%) WSH
3 4 (1.46%) HTML
4 3 (1.09%) Web Services
5 2 (0.73%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.36%) J2EE
6 1 (0.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (22.26%) Management Information System
2 41 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (12.41%) Cyberthreat
4 33 (12.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 32 (11.68%) Computer Science
6 22 (8.03%) Data Centre
7 18 (6.57%) Client/Server
7 18 (6.57%) Security Operations Centre
8 16 (5.84%) PMI
9 14 (5.11%) Mobile App
10 12 (4.38%) Fintech
10 12 (4.38%) PKI
11 8 (2.92%) Mathematics
12 6 (2.19%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (2.19%) Social Network
13 5 (1.82%) CESG
13 5 (1.82%) Data Conversion
14 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
14 3 (1.09%) Online Games
14 3 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.07%) Windows
2 46 (16.79%) Unix
3 45 (16.42%) Linux
4 13 (4.74%) Solaris
5 9 (3.28%) FreeBSD
5 9 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.19%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (56.93%) Information Security
2 117 (42.70%) Ethical Hacking
3 109 (39.78%) SIEM
4 94 (34.31%) Penetration Testing
5 70 (25.55%) Security Operations
6 66 (24.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 59 (21.53%) Cybersecurity
8 50 (18.25%) ITIL
9 43 (15.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 34 (12.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 27 (9.85%) Security Architecture
12 26 (9.49%) PRINCE2
13 24 (8.76%) Security Testing
14 23 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (8.39%) Project Management
14 23 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (8.03%) Kalman Filter
16 20 (7.30%) OWASP
17 19 (6.93%) Mentoring
18 17 (6.20%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.23%) Python
2 30 (10.95%) PowerShell
3 29 (10.58%) Perl
4 24 (8.76%) SQL
5 23 (8.39%) Ruby
6 18 (6.57%) C++
7 17 (6.20%) C#
8 16 (5.84%) Bash Shell
9 13 (4.74%) Java
10 8 (2.92%) PHP
11 7 (2.55%) C
12 5 (1.82%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.46%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 236 (86.13%) CISSP
2 118 (43.07%) CISM
3 85 (31.02%) Degree
4 77 (28.10%) GCIH
5 72 (26.28%) GIAC
6 52 (18.98%) SANS
7 49 (17.88%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (17.15%) GCIA
9 40 (14.60%) CREST Certified
9 40 (14.60%) OSCP
10 38 (13.87%) CISA
11 37 (13.50%) CCNA
12 32 (11.68%) ECSA
13 25 (9.12%) CHFI
14 22 (8.03%) SSCP
15 18 (6.57%) Security Cleared
16 17 (6.20%) CCNP
16 17 (6.20%) CompTIA Security+
16 17 (6.20%) SC Cleared
16 17 (6.20%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (25.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (14.96%) PCI DSS
3 30 (10.95%) COBIT
4 4 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.09%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.73%) RMADS
6 2 (0.73%) SLA
7 1 (0.36%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (10.95%) Snort
2 20 (7.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.09%) KVM
3 3 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (11.68%) Nessus
2 15 (5.47%) Nmap
3 14 (5.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 11 (4.01%) EnCase
5 10 (3.65%) HP Fortify
6 6 (2.19%) WebInspect
7 5 (1.82%) Nexpose
8 4 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.46%) Puppet
8 4 (1.46%) RSA Archer
9 3 (1.09%) RSA enVision
9 3 (1.09%) RSA Security Analytics
10 2 (0.73%) Juniper STRM
10 2 (0.73%) QRadar
10 2 (0.73%) WMI
11 1 (0.36%) FTK
11 1 (0.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (13.50%) Cisco
2 30 (10.95%) Splunk
3 24 (8.76%) ArcSight
4 23 (8.39%) CheckPoint
4 23 (8.39%) Qualys
5 21 (7.66%) Microsoft
6 17 (6.20%) Remedy
7 15 (5.47%) Red Hat
7 15 (5.47%) Symantec
8 14 (5.11%) Fortinet
8 14 (5.11%) Juniper
8 14 (5.11%) Palo Alto
9 13 (4.74%) FireEye
10 12 (4.38%) WorldPay
11 8 (2.92%) Intel Security
12 7 (2.55%) Aruba
12 7 (2.55%) Meraki
12 7 (2.55%) Trustwave
13 6 (2.19%) IBM
13 6 (2.19%) SAP
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