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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 528 590 605
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +15
Permanent jobs citing CEH 93 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.058% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 24 40
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
11804 11394 12879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.87% 25.35% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9411 9292 11103
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,052
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 -6 9 £27,500 -62.06% 4
Canary Wharf - 2 £51,500 -
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 118 (79.73%) CISSP
2 88 (59.46%) Information Security
2 88 (59.46%) Penetration Testing
3 79 (53.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 76 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (35.14%) Finance
6 43 (29.05%) Firewall
7 41 (27.70%) ITIL
8 40 (27.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 37 (25.00%) Network Security
10 36 (24.32%) PCI DSS
11 34 (22.97%) Management Information System
12 32 (21.62%) GIAC
12 32 (21.62%) Degree
13 31 (20.95%) Cyber Security
14 30 (20.27%) Risk Assessment
15 27 (18.24%) TCP/IP
16 26 (17.57%) Internet
17 25 (16.89%) ISMS
18 24 (16.22%) OSCP
18 24 (16.22%) Project Management
19 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
20 22 (14.86%) Linux
20 22 (14.86%) Python
20 22 (14.86%) Law
20 22 (14.86%) Ruby
21 21 (14.19%) Metasploit
21 21 (14.19%) Security Architecture
22 19 (12.84%) SIEM
22 19 (12.84%) Legal

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (8.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (29.05%) Firewall
2 37 (25.00%) Network Security
3 27 (18.24%) TCP/IP
4 26 (17.57%) Internet
5 15 (10.14%) Wireless
6 12 (8.11%) Intranet
7 5 (3.38%) VPN
8 4 (2.70%) DNS
8 4 (2.70%) SSL
8 4 (2.70%) VoIP
8 4 (2.70%) SMTP
9 3 (2.03%) POP3
9 3 (2.03%) X.509
9 3 (2.03%) HTTP
9 3 (2.03%) IMAP
9 3 (2.03%) Wireless Security
10 2 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.68%) LDAP
11 1 (0.68%) DHCP
11 1 (0.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (14.19%) Metasploit
2 7 (4.73%) AppScan
General
1 52 (35.14%) Finance
2 22 (14.86%) Law
3 19 (12.84%) Legal
4 17 (11.49%) Banking
5 8 (5.41%) Games
5 8 (5.41%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 59 (39.86%) Tester
2 58 (39.19%) Analyst
2 58 (39.19%) Security Analyst
2 58 (39.19%) Penetration Tester
3 30 (20.27%) Information Specialist
3 30 (20.27%) Information Security Specialist
3 30 (20.27%) Security Specialist
4 17 (11.49%) Architect
4 17 (11.49%) Security Architect
5 16 (10.81%) IT Security Analyst
6 14 (9.46%) Information Security Analyst
6 14 (9.46%) Information Analyst
7 13 (8.78%) Risk Analyst
7 13 (8.78%) Security Risk Analyst
8 12 (8.11%) Ethical Hacker
8 12 (8.11%) Security Tester
9 11 (7.43%) Product Specialist
10 10 (6.76%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 10 (6.76%) Product Analyst
10 10 (6.76%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.35%) RESTful
2 2 (1.35%) JSON
2 2 (1.35%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.97%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.43%) PMI
3 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.70%) AS400
5 3 (2.03%) CESG
5 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.35%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.86%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) Windows
3 10 (6.76%) UNIX
4 8 (5.41%) Ubuntu
4 8 (5.41%) CentOS
4 8 (5.41%) Solaris
4 8 (5.41%) Debian
5 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.70%) OS/390
7 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (59.46%) Information Security
1 88 (59.46%) Penetration Testing
2 79 (53.38%) Ethical Hacking
3 41 (27.70%) ITIL
4 40 (27.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 31 (20.95%) Cyber Security
6 30 (20.27%) Risk Assessment
7 25 (16.89%) ISMS
8 24 (16.22%) Project Management
9 21 (14.19%) Security Architecture
10 19 (12.84%) SIEM
11 15 (10.14%) Security Management
12 13 (8.78%) Risk Management
12 13 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (8.78%) Change Control
13 12 (8.11%) Information Assurance
13 12 (8.11%) Security Testing
14 11 (7.43%) PRINCE2
15 10 (6.76%) Information Security Management
15 10 (6.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) Python
1 22 (14.86%) Ruby
2 16 (10.81%) C++
3 12 (8.11%) Shell Script
4 9 (6.08%) SQL
5 8 (5.41%) Java
6 7 (4.73%) Perl
7 4 (2.70%) C
8 3 (2.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 118 (79.73%) CISSP
2 32 (21.62%) GIAC
2 32 (21.62%) Degree
3 24 (16.22%) OSCP
4 17 (11.49%) CCNA
4 17 (11.49%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
5 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (10.14%) CISA
6 15 (10.14%) CISM
6 15 (10.14%) GPEN
7 13 (8.78%) CHFI
8 12 (8.11%) OSCE
8 12 (8.11%) MCSE
9 11 (7.43%) PMI Certification
10 5 (3.38%) GCIH
11 4 (2.70%) CISMP
11 4 (2.70%) MCITP
11 4 (2.70%) GWAPT
11 4 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (24.32%) PCI DSS
3 17 (11.49%) COBIT
4 5 (3.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.38%) QA
5 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.68%) SLA
6 1 (0.68%) Basel II
6 1 (0.68%) BS7799
6 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.03%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (0.68%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Nessus
2 3 (2.03%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (2.03%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle
3 4 (2.70%) LogRhythm
3 4 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.70%) NetIQ
4 3 (2.03%) Websense
4 3 (2.03%) Clearswift
4 3 (2.03%) F5
4 3 (2.03%) Webroot
4 3 (2.03%) Postini
5 1 (0.68%) Sybase
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Juniper
5 1 (0.68%) Symantec
5 1 (0.68%) Tripwire
5 1 (0.68%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.68%) Splunk
5 1 (0.68%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.68%) Qualys
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £52500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum to 65k + car allowance + min 18% bon
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago