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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 567 583 560
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing CEH 66 70 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.56% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 65 38
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £87,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +52 29 £55,000 -18.51% 6
Bromley - 3 £50,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 114 (82.01%) CISSP
2 81 (58.27%) Information Security
3 58 (41.73%) CISM
4 52 (37.41%) Penetration Testing
5 49 (35.25%) Finance
6 39 (28.06%) Windows
7 31 (22.30%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (22.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (21.58%) Degree
9 29 (20.86%) Network Security
10 28 (20.14%) Cisco
11 27 (19.42%) Linux
12 26 (18.71%) Ethical Hacking
12 26 (18.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 25 (17.99%) Firewall
13 25 (17.99%) TCP/IP
13 25 (17.99%) CCNA
14 23 (16.55%) PCI DSS
15 21 (15.11%) Wireless
15 21 (15.11%) Risk Management
16 20 (14.39%) Management Information System
16 20 (14.39%) Security Architecture
17 18 (12.95%) SIEM
17 18 (12.95%) CISA
18 17 (12.23%) DNS
18 17 (12.23%) Wireless Security
19 16 (11.51%) Nessus
19 16 (11.51%) Mobile App
19 16 (11.51%) Cyber Security
20 15 (10.79%) Database Security

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (5.76%) IIS
2 5 (3.60%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.19%) SaaS
2 9 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.16%) PaaS
3 3 (2.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.86%) Network Security
2 25 (17.99%) Firewall
2 25 (17.99%) TCP/IP
3 21 (15.11%) Wireless
4 17 (12.23%) Wireless Security
4 17 (12.23%) DNS
5 7 (5.04%) SMTP
5 7 (5.04%) VLAN
6 6 (4.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (4.32%) LAN
6 6 (4.32%) WAN
6 6 (4.32%) DMZ
7 5 (3.60%) Internet
7 5 (3.60%) HTTPS
7 5 (3.60%) SSL
7 5 (3.60%) SAN
7 5 (3.60%) POP3
7 5 (3.60%) TACACS
7 5 (3.60%) X.509
7 5 (3.60%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.60%) MySQL
1 5 (3.60%) Data Mining
1 5 (3.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Subversion
1 5 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (35.25%) Finance
2 14 (10.07%) Law
2 14 (10.07%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Retail
3 8 (5.76%) Legal
4 5 (3.60%) Games
5 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (22.30%) Security Engineer
2 26 (18.71%) Analyst
3 20 (14.39%) Security Analyst
3 20 (14.39%) Information Security Engineer
4 16 (11.51%) Penetration Tester
4 16 (11.51%) Tester
5 13 (9.35%) Architect
5 13 (9.35%) Consultant
6 12 (8.63%) Security Consultant
6 12 (8.63%) Security Architect
7 9 (6.47%) Security Manager
8 8 (5.76%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Information Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) IT Security Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Security Specialist
11 5 (3.60%) Test Team Leader
11 5 (3.60%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.60%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.88%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Management Information System
2 16 (11.51%) Mobile App
3 15 (10.79%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.76%) Private Cloud
6 7 (5.04%) PKI
7 6 (4.32%) Social Media
8 5 (3.60%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.88%) CESG
10 3 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (1.44%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.44%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.72%) Social Network
12 1 (0.72%) RMADS
12 1 (0.72%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.06%) Windows
2 27 (19.42%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) UNIX
4 2 (1.44%) Solaris
4 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (58.27%) Information Security
2 52 (37.41%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (18.71%) Ethical Hacking
3 26 (18.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (15.11%) Risk Management
5 20 (14.39%) Security Architecture
6 18 (12.95%) SIEM
7 16 (11.51%) Cyber Security
8 15 (10.79%) Database Security
9 14 (10.07%) ITIL
10 13 (9.35%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (8.63%) Security Testing
11 12 (8.63%) OWASP
12 11 (7.91%) Business Continuity
13 10 (7.19%) TOGAF
13 10 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (6.47%) Malware Detection\Protection
15 8 (5.76%) Kalman Filter
15 8 (5.76%) Incident Management
15 8 (5.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.79%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) Bash Shell
2 6 (4.32%) Java
2 6 (4.32%) Python
3 5 (3.60%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.60%) Ruby
3 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.60%) Perl
3 5 (3.60%) PHP
4 1 (0.72%) C
4 1 (0.72%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 114 (82.01%) CISSP
2 58 (41.73%) CISM
3 31 (22.30%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (21.58%) Degree
5 25 (17.99%) CCNA
6 18 (12.95%) CISA
7 13 (9.35%) SSCP
7 13 (9.35%) CISMP
7 13 (9.35%) OSCP
8 12 (8.63%) Security Cleared
8 12 (8.63%) MCSE
8 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (7.19%) GIAC
9 10 (7.19%) GPEN
10 7 (5.04%) CCNP
11 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
12 5 (3.60%) OSCE
12 5 (3.60%) ISSAP
12 5 (3.60%) ISSEP
13 4 (2.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (16.55%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.32%) COBIT
5 4 (2.88%) QA
6 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.44%) SLA
6 2 (1.44%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.76%) Snort
3 5 (3.60%) vSphere
3 5 (3.60%) SpamAssassin
3 5 (3.60%) KVM
4 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) Nessus
2 8 (5.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.60%) MIMEsweeper
3 5 (3.60%) WSUS
3 5 (3.60%) Puppet
4 2 (1.44%) SCCM
4 2 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.44%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.72%) Nagios
5 1 (0.72%) Ionix
5 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Cisco
2 14 (10.07%) CheckPoint
3 13 (9.35%) Juniper
4 12 (8.63%) McAfee
5 11 (7.91%) Tripwire
5 11 (7.91%) Fortinet
6 9 (6.47%) Websense
7 8 (5.76%) Symantec
7 8 (5.76%) IronPort
7 8 (5.76%) F5
8 6 (4.32%) Splunk
9 5 (3.60%) Postini
9 5 (3.60%) Webroot
9 5 (3.60%) Clearswift
9 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.44%) Oracle
11 2 (1.44%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.44%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.72%) Qualys
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ealing
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Morden
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
GDIT
Posted: 11 days ago
Croydon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago