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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 577 623 561
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -62
Permanent jobs citing CEH 59 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 51 54 40
Average salary £55,000 £57,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.93% -2.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,775 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.51% +14.76%
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
11325 12953 11175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.87% 25.79% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9258 10527 9100
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 £42,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +63 21 £60,000 -20.00% 3
Bromley - 5 £50,000 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 104 (83.87%) CISSP
2 76 (61.29%) Information Security
3 65 (52.42%) CISM
4 43 (34.68%) Finance
5 42 (33.87%) Windows
5 42 (33.87%) Penetration Testing
6 32 (25.81%) Degree
7 30 (24.19%) Network Security
7 30 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 27 (21.77%) Linux
9 26 (20.97%) Cisco
10 25 (20.16%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (20.16%) Risk Management
11 22 (17.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 21 (16.94%) Ethical Hacking
12 21 (16.94%) PCI DSS
12 21 (16.94%) Management Information System
12 21 (16.94%) Wireless
12 21 (16.94%) TCP/IP
13 20 (16.13%) CCNA
13 20 (16.13%) Firewall
14 19 (15.32%) Wireless Security
15 18 (14.52%) Security Architecture
15 18 (14.52%) Database Security
15 18 (14.52%) Law
15 18 (14.52%) CheckPoint
16 17 (13.71%) Juniper
16 17 (13.71%) CISMP
17 16 (12.90%) SQL
18 15 (12.10%) McAfee

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (4.84%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) SaaS
2 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.19%) Network Security
2 21 (16.94%) Wireless
2 21 (16.94%) TCP/IP
3 20 (16.13%) Firewall
4 19 (15.32%) Wireless Security
5 12 (9.68%) DNS
6 7 (5.65%) SMTP
7 6 (4.84%) Internet
8 5 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (4.03%) IMAP
8 5 (4.03%) X.509
8 5 (4.03%) DMZ
8 5 (4.03%) SSL
8 5 (4.03%) LAN
8 5 (4.03%) WAN
8 5 (4.03%) POP3
9 4 (3.23%) VoIP
10 3 (2.42%) VLAN
10 3 (2.42%) DHCP
11 2 (1.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) Big Data
2 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 43 (34.68%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Law
3 10 (8.06%) Banking
4 8 (6.45%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Games
6 4 (3.23%) Retail
7 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (29.84%) Security Engineer
2 25 (20.16%) Information Security Engineer
3 23 (18.55%) Analyst
4 19 (15.32%) Security Analyst
5 16 (12.90%) Penetration Tester
5 16 (12.90%) Tester
6 12 (9.68%) Architect
7 11 (8.87%) Security Architect
8 10 (8.06%) Network Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Information Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Security Consultant
11 6 (4.84%) Security Manager
12 5 (4.03%) IT Security Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Web Tester
12 5 (4.03%) Security Tester
12 5 (4.03%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.65%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.84%) CESG
6 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.23%) PKI
8 3 (2.42%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.61%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.61%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.61%) RMADS
10 1 (0.81%) Social Network
10 1 (0.81%) Social Media
10 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.87%) Windows
2 27 (21.77%) Linux
3 9 (7.26%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Solaris
4 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (61.29%) Information Security
2 42 (33.87%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (20.16%) Risk Management
4 22 (17.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 21 (16.94%) Ethical Hacking
6 18 (14.52%) Security Architecture
6 18 (14.52%) Database Security
7 14 (11.29%) Security Testing
7 14 (11.29%) Cyber Security
8 12 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (8.87%) SIEM
9 11 (8.87%) Incident Management
9 11 (8.87%) Malware Detection\Protection
10 10 (8.06%) TOGAF
10 10 (8.06%) OWASP
11 9 (7.26%) ITIL
11 9 (7.26%) SDLC
12 8 (6.45%) Network Design
13 6 (4.84%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) SQL
2 6 (4.84%) Java
3 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.03%) Perl
3 5 (4.03%) PHP
4 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Ruby
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) C
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) VBScript
6 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 104 (83.87%) CISSP
2 65 (52.42%) CISM
3 32 (25.81%) Degree
4 25 (20.16%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (16.13%) CCNA
6 17 (13.71%) CISMP
7 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
7 13 (10.48%) CISA
8 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (9.68%) MCSE
9 11 (8.87%) OSCP
9 11 (8.87%) SSCP
10 10 (8.06%) GPEN
11 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
12 6 (4.84%) CCNP
12 6 (4.84%) GIAC
13 5 (4.03%) ISSAP
13 5 (4.03%) ISSEP
13 5 (4.03%) OSCE
14 4 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (16.94%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.23%) QA
5 3 (2.42%) COBIT
6 2 (1.61%) SLA
6 2 (1.61%) BS7799
6 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) Snort
2 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.03%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.81%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (9.68%) Nessus
2 11 (8.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.03%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.61%) SCCM
5 1 (0.81%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) Puppet
5 1 (0.81%) Ionix
5 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Cisco
2 18 (14.52%) CheckPoint
3 17 (13.71%) Juniper
4 15 (12.10%) McAfee
4 15 (12.10%) Fortinet
5 11 (8.87%) IronPort
5 11 (8.87%) Symantec
6 10 (8.06%) Websense
7 8 (6.45%) Tripwire
8 5 (4.03%) Webroot
8 5 (4.03%) Postini
8 5 (4.03%) Clearswift
9 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.42%) WorldPay
10 2 (1.61%) Oracle
10 2 (1.61%) Splunk
10 2 (1.61%) F5
10 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.81%) Qualys
11 1 (0.81%) ArcSight
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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