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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 578 557 593
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +36
Permanent jobs citing CEH 56 73 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.16% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.64% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 35
Average salary £50,000 £56,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.89% -9.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,750 £43,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,250 £80,000
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
11228 11328 12273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.54% 25.11% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9202 9103 10317
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 22 December 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 December 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 -2 9 £55,000 -5.17%
Bromley - 5 £45,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 131 (81.88%) Information Security
2 122 (76.25%) CISSP
3 88 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 74 (46.25%) Penetration Testing
5 73 (45.63%) Ethical Hacking
6 55 (34.38%) CISM
7 52 (32.50%) Network Security
8 47 (29.38%) Management Information System
9 45 (28.13%) TCP/IP
10 42 (26.25%) Firewall
11 41 (25.63%) Law
12 40 (25.00%) Degree
13 33 (20.63%) PCI DSS
13 33 (20.63%) Finance
13 33 (20.63%) Windows
14 32 (20.00%) ITIL
14 32 (20.00%) GIAC
15 29 (18.13%) ISMS
16 28 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (16.88%) Linux
17 27 (16.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 26 (16.25%) Cyber Security
19 25 (15.63%) Legal
20 24 (15.00%) Microsoft
20 24 (15.00%) Internet
21 23 (14.38%) Metasploit
22 22 (13.75%) MCSE
22 22 (13.75%) Wireless
23 19 (11.88%) Risk Management
23 19 (11.88%) Nessus

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (1.88%) IIS
2 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Project
1 1 (0.63%) MS Office
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) SaaS
2 2 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (32.50%) Network Security
2 45 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 42 (26.25%) Firewall
4 24 (15.00%) Internet
5 22 (13.75%) Wireless
6 16 (10.00%) Wireless Security
7 12 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (7.50%) Intranet
8 5 (3.13%) DNS
8 5 (3.13%) SMTP
9 4 (2.50%) VPN
9 4 (2.50%) SSL
10 3 (1.88%) IMAP
10 3 (1.88%) POP3
11 2 (1.25%) HTTP
11 2 (1.25%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.63%) IPsec
12 1 (0.63%) FTP
12 1 (0.63%) LDAP
12 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (14.38%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (25.63%) Law
2 33 (20.63%) Finance
3 25 (15.63%) Legal
4 12 (7.50%) Retail
5 10 (6.25%) Banking
6 8 (5.00%) Games
7 2 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (30.63%) Analyst
1 49 (30.63%) Security Analyst
2 47 (29.38%) Penetration Tester
2 47 (29.38%) Tester
3 36 (22.50%) Security Specialist
4 35 (21.88%) Information Security Specialist
4 35 (21.88%) Information Specialist
5 33 (20.63%) Security Engineer
6 23 (14.38%) Information Security Engineer
7 19 (11.88%) Ethical Hacker
8 16 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 16 (10.00%) Graduate
8 16 (10.00%) Information Analyst
9 14 (8.75%) Security Consultant
9 14 (8.75%) Consultant
10 11 (6.88%) Product Specialist
10 11 (6.88%) Security Manager
11 10 (6.25%) Product Analyst
11 10 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) Web Services
2 3 (1.88%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.25%) XML
3 2 (1.25%) JSON
3 2 (1.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.38%) Management Information System
2 18 (11.25%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.00%) PKI
5 6 (3.75%) CESG
6 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.88%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.88%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.25%) SCADA
8 2 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.63%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.63%) Windows
2 27 (16.88%) Linux
3 8 (5.00%) Debian
3 8 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (5.00%) CentOS
3 8 (5.00%) UNIX
4 7 (4.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (81.88%) Information Security
2 74 (46.25%) Penetration Testing
3 73 (45.63%) Ethical Hacking
4 32 (20.00%) ITIL
5 29 (18.13%) ISMS
6 27 (16.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 26 (16.25%) Cyber Security
8 19 (11.88%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (11.88%) Database Security
8 19 (11.88%) Incident Management
8 19 (11.88%) Risk Management
9 17 (10.63%) Security Management
9 17 (10.63%) Information Assurance
10 16 (10.00%) Change Control
10 16 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (8.75%) Network Design
12 11 (6.88%) Computer Security
12 11 (6.88%) Information Security Management
13 9 (5.63%) Security Testing
13 9 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.00%) Python
1 16 (10.00%) Ruby
2 11 (6.88%) Shell Script
2 11 (6.88%) Perl
3 10 (6.25%) C++
4 9 (5.63%) Java
5 8 (5.00%) SQL
6 3 (1.88%) PHP
6 3 (1.88%) C
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 122 (76.25%) CISSP
2 55 (34.38%) CISM
3 40 (25.00%) Degree
4 32 (20.00%) GIAC
5 28 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (13.75%) MCSE
7 18 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (11.25%) OSCP
8 17 (10.63%) Security Cleared
8 17 (10.63%) CCNA
9 16 (10.00%) CISA
10 12 (7.50%) SSCP
11 10 (6.25%) GPEN
12 8 (5.00%) OSCE
13 7 (4.38%) CISMP
14 6 (3.75%) MCITP
15 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
15 5 (3.13%) GCIH
16 3 (1.88%) GCFA
16 3 (1.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (20.63%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.25%) QA
3 10 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (3.75%) COBIT
6 5 (3.13%) BS7799
7 3 (1.88%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (11.25%) Snort
2 6 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.88%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (1.25%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (11.88%) Nessus
2 16 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.88%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.63%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.88%) McAfee
3 17 (10.63%) Symantec
4 14 (8.75%) IronPort
4 14 (8.75%) CheckPoint
5 11 (6.88%) Cisco
6 10 (6.25%) Juniper
7 8 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 6 (3.75%) Tripwire
8 6 (3.75%) Websense
8 6 (3.75%) NetIQ
9 5 (3.13%) Qualys
10 3 (1.88%) Postini
10 3 (1.88%) Clearswift
10 3 (1.88%) Webroot
11 2 (1.25%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.25%) Google
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle
11 2 (1.25%) Splunk
11 2 (1.25%) LogRhythm
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