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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 534 524 598
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +74
Permanent jobs citing CEH 95 103 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.90% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83 96 24
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £30,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £70,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.43% -3.52%
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
10996 11418 10933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.07% 24.83% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9160 9108 8938
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £71,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +51 28 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Chiswick - 2 - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 130 (83.33%) CISSP
2 72 (46.15%) Information Security
3 63 (40.38%) Finance
4 61 (39.10%) Penetration Testing
5 44 (28.21%) CISM
6 37 (23.72%) Windows
7 34 (21.79%) Degree
8 33 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (19.87%) TCP/IP
9 31 (19.87%) Firewall
9 31 (19.87%) Ethical Hacking
9 31 (19.87%) SIEM
9 31 (19.87%) Cyber Security
10 29 (18.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 28 (17.95%) CCNA
12 25 (16.03%) Cisco
12 25 (16.03%) Security Architecture
13 24 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 23 (14.74%) Network Security
14 23 (14.74%) Risk Assessment
14 23 (14.74%) CISA
15 20 (12.82%) SQL
15 20 (12.82%) Linux
16 19 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (12.18%) F5
16 19 (12.18%) Nessus
16 19 (12.18%) Vulnerability Management
17 18 (11.54%) Tripwire
18 17 (10.90%) OSCP
18 17 (10.90%) PCI DSS

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (7.69%) IIS
2 5 (3.21%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.64%) JBoss
3 1 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) PaaS
2 3 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.87%) TCP/IP
1 31 (19.87%) Firewall
2 23 (14.74%) Network Security
3 17 (10.90%) Wireless
4 15 (9.62%) DNS
5 12 (7.69%) VLAN
6 10 (6.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (5.13%) Wireless Security
7 8 (5.13%) DHCP
8 7 (4.49%) MPLS
8 7 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (4.49%) Junos
8 7 (4.49%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (3.85%) HTTPS
9 6 (3.85%) LDAP
10 5 (3.21%) SAN
10 5 (3.21%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.21%) TACACS
11 4 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) Data Mining
1 5 (3.21%) Big Data
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Subversion
1 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.64%) Metasploit
General
1 63 (40.38%) Finance
2 14 (8.97%) Banking
3 10 (6.41%) Legal
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.92%) Law
7 2 (1.28%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.13%) Analyst
2 28 (17.95%) Security Analyst
3 20 (12.82%) Security Engineer
4 17 (10.90%) Security Specialist
4 17 (10.90%) Consultant
5 16 (10.26%) Security Consultant
6 15 (9.62%) Risk Analyst
7 14 (8.97%) Tester
7 14 (8.97%) Penetration Tester
8 13 (8.33%) IT Risk Analyst
9 11 (7.05%) Architect
9 11 (7.05%) Test Team Leader
9 11 (7.05%) Team Leader
10 10 (6.41%) Security Architect
11 9 (5.77%) IT Security Specialist
11 9 (5.77%) Security Manager
12 7 (4.49%) Senior Security Specialist
12 7 (4.49%) IT Security Engineer
12 7 (4.49%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 7 (4.49%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) Web Services
2 1 (0.64%) SAML
2 1 (0.64%) SPNEGO
2 1 (0.64%) XACML
2 1 (0.64%) HTML
2 1 (0.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.77%) Social Media
6 8 (5.13%) Private Cloud
7 5 (3.21%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.21%) PKI
8 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.28%) CESG
9 1 (0.64%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.64%) Blog
9 1 (0.64%) Social Network
9 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.64%) BYOD
9 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) Windows
2 20 (12.82%) Linux
3 8 (5.13%) Solaris
3 8 (5.13%) UNIX
4 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (46.15%) Information Security
2 61 (39.10%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (19.87%) Ethical Hacking
3 31 (19.87%) SIEM
3 31 (19.87%) Cyber Security
4 29 (18.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 25 (16.03%) Security Architecture
6 23 (14.74%) Risk Assessment
7 19 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (12.18%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (8.97%) Information Assurance
8 14 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.69%) ITIL
10 11 (7.05%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.41%) Security Testing
11 10 (6.41%) OWASP
11 10 (6.41%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.13%) Analytics
12 8 (5.13%) Business Continuity
13 6 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.82%) SQL
2 6 (3.85%) Python
2 6 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.21%) Ruby
3 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) C
5 1 (0.64%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (83.33%) CISSP
2 44 (28.21%) CISM
3 34 (21.79%) Degree
4 33 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (17.95%) CCNA
6 23 (14.74%) CISA
7 17 (10.90%) OSCP
8 16 (10.26%) CHFI
9 15 (9.62%) SSCP
10 13 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
10 13 (8.33%) GCIH
11 12 (7.69%) GIAC
12 11 (7.05%) GCIA
13 10 (6.41%) MCSE
13 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (5.77%) GPEN
15 7 (4.49%) Security Cleared
16 6 (3.85%) CISMP
16 6 (3.85%) PCI QSA
16 6 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.90%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.21%) COBIT
4 5 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.21%) vSphere
2 5 (3.21%) KVM
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) Nessus
2 7 (4.49%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (3.21%) Puppet
3 5 (3.21%) WSUS
4 2 (1.28%) SCCM
4 2 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.64%) Ionix
5 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (16.03%) Cisco
2 19 (12.18%) F5
3 18 (11.54%) Tripwire
4 14 (8.97%) CheckPoint
5 12 (7.69%) Juniper
6 11 (7.05%) McAfee
6 11 (7.05%) Fortinet
7 9 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.13%) Oracle
8 8 (5.13%) Qualys
9 7 (4.49%) Sourcefire
9 7 (4.49%) Symantec
9 7 (4.49%) Splunk
10 6 (3.85%) Rapid7
10 6 (3.85%) LogRhythm
11 3 (1.92%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.28%) HP
12 2 (1.28%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.28%) ArcSight
13 1 (0.64%) Trustwave
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