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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 477 551 560
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +9
Permanent jobs citing CEH 154 97 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.87% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 131 85 90
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
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
9221 11119 11574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.59% 25.17% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7751 9214 9218
Median salary £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +47 20 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Chiswick -2 1 £50,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £57,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £102,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 225 (78.13%) CISSP
2 176 (61.11%) Information Security
3 132 (45.83%) Penetration Testing
4 111 (38.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 103 (35.76%) SIEM
6 95 (32.99%) Finance
7 92 (31.94%) Firewall
8 91 (31.60%) CISM
9 79 (27.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 73 (25.35%) Degree
10 73 (25.35%) Cybersecurity
11 70 (24.31%) GIAC
11 70 (24.31%) Windows
12 69 (23.96%) CISA
13 66 (22.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 62 (21.53%) Network Security
14 62 (21.53%) Python
15 60 (20.83%) Linux
15 60 (20.83%) Management Information System
16 59 (20.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 59 (20.49%) Security Operations
17 54 (18.75%) OSCP
17 54 (18.75%) PCI DSS
18 51 (17.71%) Cisco Certification
19 49 (17.01%) CREST Certified
20 48 (16.67%) GCIH
21 43 (14.93%) ITIL
22 41 (14.24%) Vulnerability Management
23 40 (13.89%) OWASP
23 40 (13.89%) GCIA

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 7 (2.43%) IIS
2 3 (1.04%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.43%) IaaS
2 7 (2.43%) PaaS
2 7 (2.43%) SaaS
3 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.69%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (31.94%) Firewall
2 62 (21.53%) Network Security
3 30 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 29 (10.07%) VPN
5 27 (9.38%) DNS
6 26 (9.03%) Wireless
7 24 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 23 (7.99%) HTTP
9 22 (7.64%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (7.29%) SSL
11 19 (6.60%) Wireshark
12 16 (5.56%) SMTP
13 15 (5.21%) tcpdump
14 13 (4.51%) Cisco ISE
15 11 (3.82%) LAN
15 11 (3.82%) WAN
16 10 (3.47%) Internet
17 7 (2.43%) LDAP
18 5 (1.74%) DHCP
18 5 (1.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (10.07%) Burp Suite
2 28 (9.72%) Metasploit
3 17 (5.90%) AppScan
4 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.35%) Selenium
4 1 (0.35%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 95 (32.99%) Finance
2 26 (9.03%) Banking
3 17 (5.90%) Retail
4 8 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.43%) Legal
6 6 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.74%) Electronics
7 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.74%) Marketing
8 4 (1.39%) Games
8 4 (1.39%) Music Industry
9 3 (1.04%) Law
9 3 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (26.04%) Analyst
2 73 (25.35%) Security Analyst
3 44 (15.28%) Architect
4 42 (14.58%) Consultant
5 39 (13.54%) Security Architect
6 36 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
6 36 (12.50%) Tester
7 35 (12.15%) Security Engineer
8 34 (11.81%) IT Analyst
8 34 (11.81%) IT Security Analyst
9 33 (11.46%) Security Consultant
10 26 (9.03%) Security Manager
11 22 (7.64%) Security Specialist
12 18 (6.25%) Network Engineer
12 18 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
13 17 (5.90%) Information Analyst
13 17 (5.90%) Information Security Analyst
14 16 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 16 (5.56%) IT Architect
14 16 (5.56%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.25%) .NET
2 11 (3.82%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.04%) OpenVZ
4 2 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.69%) Web Services
5 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.35%) J2EE
5 1 (0.35%) JSP
5 1 (0.35%) LAMP
5 1 (0.35%) Node.js
5 1 (0.35%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 37 (12.85%) Computer Science
3 32 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 29 (10.07%) Data Centre
5 23 (7.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 17 (5.90%) Cyberthreat
7 15 (5.21%) PMI
8 14 (4.86%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (3.13%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.08%) Cryptography
11 6 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (1.39%) Online Games
12 4 (1.39%) Social Network
12 4 (1.39%) Statistics
13 3 (1.04%) PKI
13 3 (1.04%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 70 (24.31%) Windows
2 60 (20.83%) Linux
3 32 (11.11%) Unix
4 13 (4.51%) Solaris
5 11 (3.82%) AIX
6 4 (1.39%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.35%) Android
7 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (61.11%) Information Security
2 132 (45.83%) Penetration Testing
3 111 (38.54%) Ethical Hacking
4 103 (35.76%) SIEM
5 73 (25.35%) Cybersecurity
6 66 (22.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 59 (20.49%) Security Operations
7 59 (20.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 43 (14.93%) ITIL
9 41 (14.24%) Vulnerability Management
10 40 (13.89%) OWASP
11 38 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (12.85%) Security Testing
13 34 (11.81%) Risk Management
14 31 (10.76%) Project Management
14 31 (10.76%) Security Architecture
15 29 (10.07%) Kalman Filter
16 26 (9.03%) Malware Analysis
17 21 (7.29%) Incident Management
17 21 (7.29%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.53%) Python
2 38 (13.19%) C++
3 33 (11.46%) Java
4 23 (7.99%) Ruby
5 22 (7.64%) C#
6 17 (5.90%) PHP
7 16 (5.56%) C
8 15 (5.21%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.86%) SQL
10 13 (4.51%) JavaScript
11 10 (3.47%) Perl
12 6 (2.08%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.69%) Scala
15 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.35%) Go
15 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 225 (78.13%) CISSP
2 91 (31.60%) CISM
3 73 (25.35%) Degree
4 70 (24.31%) GIAC
5 69 (23.96%) CISA
6 54 (18.75%) OSCP
7 51 (17.71%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (17.01%) CREST Certified
9 48 (16.67%) GCIH
10 40 (13.89%) GCIA
11 33 (11.46%) CCNA
12 23 (7.99%) SANS
13 20 (6.94%) CCNP
13 20 (6.94%) EC-Council LPT
13 20 (6.94%) GPEN
14 18 (6.25%) SSCP
15 16 (5.56%) CRISC
16 15 (5.21%) GWAPT
16 15 (5.21%) PMI Certification
17 14 (4.86%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (27.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 32 (11.11%) COBIT
4 16 (5.56%) SLA
5 7 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.74%) ISO27002
System Software
1 22 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.60%) Snort
3 3 (1.04%) KVM
3 3 (1.04%) vSphere
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (7.64%) HP Fortify
1 22 (7.64%) Nessus
2 10 (3.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (2.78%) Nexpose
4 5 (1.74%) Nmap
4 5 (1.74%) WebInspect
5 4 (1.39%) Puppet
5 4 (1.39%) RSA Archer
6 3 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.69%) Juniper STRM
7 2 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.69%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.69%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) Ansible
8 1 (0.35%) EnCase
8 1 (0.35%) FTK
8 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.35%) WMI
8 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (13.19%) Cisco
2 25 (8.68%) Splunk
3 21 (7.29%) CheckPoint
3 21 (7.29%) FireEye
4 19 (6.60%) Palo Alto
5 17 (5.90%) ArcSight
6 16 (5.56%) IBM
6 16 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 15 (5.21%) HP
8 14 (4.86%) Qualys
9 13 (4.51%) Aruba
9 13 (4.51%) Meraki
9 13 (4.51%) Trustwave
10 10 (3.47%) Remedy
11 8 (2.78%) Cognizant
11 8 (2.78%) Fortinet
11 8 (2.78%) Symantec
12 7 (2.43%) Intel Security
12 7 (2.43%) Veracode
13 6 (2.08%) Juniper
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £55k - £75k per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
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