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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 554 561 590
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Permanent jobs citing CEH 72 69 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.59% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 27
Average salary £50,000 £66,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £53,250 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £83,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
11134 11722 11404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.82% 25.57% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9101 9512 9364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
(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 +7 18 £72,500 +11.53% 3
Bromley - 2 £50,000 - 1
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 103 (83.06%) CISSP
2 95 (76.61%) Information Security
3 66 (53.23%) CISM
4 41 (33.06%) Windows
4 41 (33.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (33.06%) Degree
5 35 (28.23%) Penetration Testing
6 32 (25.81%) Finance
7 31 (25.00%) Network Security
8 29 (23.39%) Risk Management
9 28 (22.58%) PCI DSS
10 27 (21.77%) Ethical Hacking
10 27 (21.77%) Management Information System
11 25 (20.16%) Cisco
12 24 (19.35%) Linux
13 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
14 22 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (16.94%) McAfee
15 21 (16.94%) Database Security
16 20 (16.13%) Wireless Security
16 20 (16.13%) Wireless
16 20 (16.13%) Law
16 20 (16.13%) Nessus
17 19 (15.32%) Snort
17 19 (15.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 18 (14.52%) CheckPoint
18 18 (14.52%) SSCP
18 18 (14.52%) Juniper
19 17 (13.71%) CCNA
19 17 (13.71%) Security Architecture

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (2.42%) IIS
2 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) SaaS
2 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.00%) Network Security
2 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
3 20 (16.13%) Wireless Security
3 20 (16.13%) Wireless
4 16 (12.90%) Firewall
5 12 (9.68%) DNS
6 8 (6.45%) Internet
6 8 (6.45%) SMTP
6 8 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (4.84%) SSL
8 5 (4.03%) X.509
8 5 (4.03%) LAN
8 5 (4.03%) WAN
8 5 (4.03%) POP3
8 5 (4.03%) IMAP
9 4 (3.23%) DMZ
10 3 (2.42%) VoIP
10 3 (2.42%) DHCP
10 3 (2.42%) HTTP
11 2 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Metasploit
General
1 32 (25.81%) Finance
2 20 (16.13%) Law
3 9 (7.26%) Legal
4 7 (5.65%) Banking
5 6 (4.84%) Retail
6 4 (3.23%) Games
7 3 (2.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (32.26%) Security Engineer
2 31 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 23 (18.55%) Analyst
4 22 (17.74%) Security Analyst
5 19 (15.32%) Tester
5 19 (15.32%) Penetration Tester
6 13 (10.48%) Architect
7 12 (9.68%) Security Architect
8 11 (8.87%) Graduate
9 10 (8.06%) Consultant
9 10 (8.06%) Security Consultant
9 10 (8.06%) Ethical Hacker
10 9 (7.26%) Security Manager
10 9 (7.26%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) Network Engineer
11 8 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) Information Analyst
12 7 (5.65%) IT Security Analyst
13 6 (4.84%) Junior
14 5 (4.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.42%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.77%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.06%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.65%) CESG
6 5 (4.03%) PKI
7 3 (2.42%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.42%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.42%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.61%) RMADS
8 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.61%) SCADA
8 2 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.81%) Social Network
9 1 (0.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.06%) Windows
2 24 (19.35%) Linux
3 8 (6.45%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (76.61%) Information Security
2 35 (28.23%) Penetration Testing
3 29 (23.39%) Risk Management
4 27 (21.77%) Ethical Hacking
5 21 (16.94%) Database Security
6 19 (15.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 17 (13.71%) Security Architecture
8 16 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
9 12 (9.68%) Network Design
9 12 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (8.87%) Cyber Security
10 11 (8.87%) SIEM
10 11 (8.87%) TOGAF
10 11 (8.87%) Security Testing
10 11 (8.87%) Computer Security
11 10 (8.06%) OWASP
12 9 (7.26%) ITIL
13 7 (5.65%) Information Assurance
14 6 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.10%) SQL
2 8 (6.45%) Java
3 5 (4.03%) Perl
3 5 (4.03%) PHP
3 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (83.06%) CISSP
2 66 (53.23%) CISM
3 41 (33.06%) Degree
4 22 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (14.52%) SSCP
6 17 (13.71%) CCNA
7 16 (12.90%) MCSE
7 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (12.10%) CISMP
9 13 (10.48%) CISA
10 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
11 11 (8.87%) OSCP
12 9 (7.26%) GIAC
13 7 (5.65%) GPEN
14 6 (4.84%) CCNP
15 5 (4.03%) OSCE
15 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
15 5 (4.03%) ISSAP
15 5 (4.03%) ISSEP
16 3 (2.42%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (33.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (22.58%) PCI DSS
3 13 (10.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (5.65%) COBIT
6 6 (4.84%) BS7799
7 4 (3.23%) QA
8 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) Snort
2 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.03%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 20 (16.13%) Nessus
2 15 (12.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.03%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.61%) SCCM
4 2 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.81%) Nmap
5 1 (0.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Cisco
2 21 (16.94%) McAfee
3 18 (14.52%) Juniper
3 18 (14.52%) CheckPoint
4 15 (12.10%) Symantec
4 15 (12.10%) IronPort
4 15 (12.10%) Fortinet
5 12 (9.68%) Websense
6 8 (6.45%) Tripwire
7 5 (4.03%) Clearswift
7 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.03%) Webroot
7 5 (4.03%) Postini
8 4 (3.23%) Qualys
9 2 (1.61%) Google
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle
9 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.81%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.81%) VMware
10 1 (0.81%) HP
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, benefits + more
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bens & more
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive, bonus + more
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago