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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / London
Rank 476 535 581
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +46
Permanent jobs citing CEH 100 103 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 0.96% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 90 89 48
Median salary £65,000 £59,850 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% +19.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,275 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.51% +11.72%

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
7875 10744 10645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.84% 26.43% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 8912 8676
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +39 2 £68,750 -1.78% 4
Bromley - 1 £32,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 202 (71.13%) CISSP
2 198 (69.72%) Information Security
3 131 (46.13%) Penetration Testing
4 127 (44.72%) Cybersecurity
5 93 (32.75%) Degree
6 88 (30.99%) CISA
7 81 (28.52%) CISM
7 81 (28.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 77 (27.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 68 (23.94%) Finance
10 65 (22.89%) Firewall
11 64 (22.54%) Python
12 61 (21.48%) Risk Management
13 59 (20.77%) Network Security
14 58 (20.42%) Windows
15 57 (20.07%) Ethical Hacking
16 56 (19.72%) Security Architecture
17 54 (19.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 54 (19.01%) Linux
18 52 (18.31%) SIEM
18 52 (18.31%) Security Operations
19 51 (17.96%) CREST Certified
20 49 (17.25%) Vulnerability Management
21 48 (16.90%) GIAC
21 48 (16.90%) PCI DSS
22 43 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
23 40 (14.08%) Computer Science
24 38 (13.38%) SLA
25 35 (12.32%) Management Information System
26 34 (11.97%) Incident Management

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 12 (4.23%) Apache
2 10 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.17%) IIS
4 7 (2.46%) JBoss
4 7 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.76%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.46%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.35%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.41%) Office 365
3 3 (1.06%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (22.89%) Firewall
2 59 (20.77%) Network Security
3 20 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (6.34%) VPN
5 16 (5.63%) SSL
6 14 (4.93%) Wireless
7 12 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (3.87%) Cisco ISE
9 9 (3.17%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.46%) DNS
10 7 (2.46%) Kerberos
10 7 (2.46%) LDAP
10 7 (2.46%) NetScreen
11 6 (2.11%) DHCP
11 6 (2.11%) HTTP
12 5 (1.76%) LAN
12 5 (1.76%) WAN
12 5 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.41%) Internet
13 4 (1.41%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.52%) Big Data
2 5 (1.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (6.34%) Burp Suite
2 13 (4.58%) AppScan
3 11 (3.87%) Metasploit
4 4 (1.41%) Paros
4 4 (1.41%) WebScarab
5 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 68 (23.94%) Finance
2 28 (9.86%) Banking
3 15 (5.28%) Games
4 12 (4.23%) Retail
5 11 (3.87%) Legal
6 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.41%) Law
8 3 (1.06%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 99 (34.86%) Analyst
2 85 (29.93%) Security Analyst
3 44 (15.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 37 (13.03%) IT Analyst
4 37 (13.03%) IT Security Analyst
5 35 (12.32%) Security Engineer
6 30 (10.56%) Architect
6 30 (10.56%) Project Analyst
7 28 (9.86%) Consultant
8 27 (9.51%) Penetration Tester
8 27 (9.51%) Security Manager
8 27 (9.51%) Tester
9 26 (9.15%) Security Architect
10 21 (7.39%) Security Specialist
11 15 (5.28%) Information Analyst
11 15 (5.28%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (5.28%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (4.93%) Broadcast Analyst
12 14 (4.93%) Security Consultant
12 14 (4.93%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.63%) .NET
1 16 (5.63%) ELK Stack
2 11 (3.87%) Regular Expression
3 9 (3.17%) Web Services
4 8 (2.82%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.46%) SAML
5 7 (2.46%) SPNEGO
5 7 (2.46%) XACML
6 4 (1.41%) PCRE
7 2 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.35%) LAMP
8 1 (0.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 35 (12.32%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.34%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 15 (5.28%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.87%) Statistics
7 10 (3.52%) Cyber Defence
8 9 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (2.46%) PKI
10 5 (1.76%) BYOD
10 5 (1.76%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.76%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (1.41%) Cybercrime
12 3 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.06%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.06%) Online Games
13 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.42%) Windows
2 54 (19.01%) Linux
3 16 (5.63%) Unix
4 12 (4.23%) Solaris
5 8 (2.82%) AIX
6 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.70%) Android
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (69.72%) Information Security
2 131 (46.13%) Penetration Testing
3 127 (44.72%) Cybersecurity
4 81 (28.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 61 (21.48%) Risk Management
6 57 (20.07%) Ethical Hacking
7 56 (19.72%) Security Architecture
8 54 (19.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 52 (18.31%) Security Operations
9 52 (18.31%) SIEM
10 49 (17.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 43 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (11.97%) Incident Management
13 31 (10.92%) OWASP
14 29 (10.21%) Security Testing
15 22 (7.75%) Security Monitoring
16 21 (7.39%) Malware Analysis
16 21 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (7.04%) Cyber Intelligence
17 20 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 64 (22.54%) Python
2 32 (11.27%) Java
3 24 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.10%) Ruby
5 17 (5.99%) PowerShell
6 16 (5.63%) C++
7 13 (4.58%) SQL
8 11 (3.87%) Bash Shell
8 11 (3.87%) PHP
9 8 (2.82%) C
10 5 (1.76%) C#
11 2 (0.70%) Perl
11 2 (0.70%) Scala
12 1 (0.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 202 (71.13%) CISSP
2 93 (32.75%) Degree
3 88 (30.99%) CISA
4 81 (28.52%) CISM
5 51 (17.96%) CREST Certified
6 48 (16.90%) GIAC
7 29 (10.21%) SANS
8 27 (9.51%) OSCP
9 21 (7.39%) GCIH
10 20 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (6.34%) GCIA
12 13 (4.58%) CISMP
13 12 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (4.23%) CSSLP
13 12 (4.23%) Security+ Certification
13 12 (4.23%) SSCP
14 11 (3.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 11 (3.87%) GPEN
14 11 (3.87%) Security Cleared
15 10 (3.52%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (27.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (16.90%) PCI DSS
3 38 (13.38%) SLA
4 15 (5.28%) COBIT
5 14 (4.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 6 (2.11%) GPG13
8 3 (1.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (5.99%) Snort
2 12 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.41%) HDFS
4 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (6.69%) CSIRT
2 11 (3.87%) HP Fortify
2 11 (3.87%) QRadar
3 10 (3.52%) Kibana
3 10 (3.52%) logstash
3 10 (3.52%) Nessus
4 8 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.46%) Nexpose
5 7 (2.46%) RSA enVision
6 5 (1.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.41%) Fluentd
8 3 (1.06%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (0.70%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.35%) Nagios
10 1 (0.35%) Nmap
10 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.35%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 33 (11.62%) Cisco
2 30 (10.56%) FireEye
3 28 (9.86%) CheckPoint
4 26 (9.15%) Palo Alto
5 19 (6.69%) Fortinet
5 19 (6.69%) LogRhythm
6 18 (6.34%) ArcSight
7 17 (5.99%) Intel Security
8 14 (4.93%) Sourcefire
9 13 (4.58%) Splunk
10 12 (4.23%) IBM
10 12 (4.23%) Sophos
11 11 (3.87%) AlienVault
11 11 (3.87%) Aruba
11 11 (3.87%) Meraki
11 11 (3.87%) TippingPoint
11 11 (3.87%) Trustwave
12 10 (3.52%) Forcepoint
12 10 (3.52%) Juniper
13 9 (3.17%) Microsoft
London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Adeptis Group
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus Excellent Banking Benefits & Bo
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + +Excellant Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certs
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Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
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City, London
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Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
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