The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / London
Rank 460 498 577
Rank change year-on-year +38 +79  
Permanent jobs citing CEH 107 147 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 1.37% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 103 115 59
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +35.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

CEH is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7847 10726 10856
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.64% 25.84% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 8896 8833
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CEH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in London

CEH
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CEH in London.

Salary trend for CEH in London

CEH
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CEH 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 23 March 2017. 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 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 +50 11 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £77,500 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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.

1 164 (68.91%) Information Security
2 163 (68.49%) CISSP
3 130 (54.62%) Cybersecurity
4 98 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
5 85 (35.71%) CISM
6 74 (31.09%) Risk Management
7 72 (30.25%) Degree
8 71 (29.83%) Security Operations
9 66 (27.73%) Finance
10 61 (25.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 56 (23.53%) CISA
12 53 (22.27%) Firewall
12 53 (22.27%) Linux
12 53 (22.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 52 (21.85%) SANS
14 49 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 49 (20.59%) Windows
15 48 (20.17%) Incident Management
15 48 (20.17%) GCIH
15 48 (20.17%) Vulnerability Management
16 47 (19.75%) Security Monitoring
17 44 (18.49%) Malware Analysis
17 44 (18.49%) GCIA
18 43 (18.07%) Ethical Hacking
19 42 (17.65%) Network Security
20 41 (17.23%) Management Information System
21 37 (15.55%) CREST Certified
21 37 (15.55%) SIEM
22 36 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
23 34 (14.29%) GIAC

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 14 (5.88%) Apache
2 13 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.62%) IIS
5 7 (2.94%) JBoss
5 7 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.52%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.26%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.84%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (22.27%) Firewall
2 42 (17.65%) Network Security
3 30 (12.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (3.78%) LDAP
4 9 (3.78%) NetScreen
5 8 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.94%) Kerberos
7 6 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.52%) HTTP
7 6 (2.52%) VPN
8 5 (2.10%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (2.10%) SSL
9 3 (1.26%) Internet
9 3 (1.26%) Wireless
9 3 (1.26%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.84%) LAN
10 2 (0.84%) VLAN
10 2 (0.84%) WAN
10 2 (0.84%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.04%) Big Data
2 6 (2.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.42%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.42%) MySQL
3 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (5.04%) AppScan
1 12 (5.04%) Burp Suite
2 11 (4.62%) Paros
2 11 (4.62%) WebScarab
3 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
General
1 66 (27.73%) Finance
2 26 (10.92%) Banking
3 12 (5.04%) Games
4 11 (4.62%) Military
5 9 (3.78%) Legal
6 6 (2.52%) Retail
7 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.26%) Law
8 3 (1.26%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (33.19%) Analyst
2 48 (20.17%) Security Analyst
3 39 (16.39%) Consultant
4 30 (12.61%) Security Manager
5 27 (11.34%) Security Consultant
6 25 (10.50%) Security Engineer
7 21 (8.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 20 (8.40%) Architect
8 20 (8.40%) Malware Analyst
8 20 (8.40%) Monitoring Analyst
8 20 (8.40%) Security Architect
9 14 (5.88%) Broadcast Analyst
10 13 (5.46%) Incident Manager
10 13 (5.46%) Penetration Test Consultant
10 13 (5.46%) Project Analyst
10 13 (5.46%) Senior Manager
10 13 (5.46%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 12 (5.04%) Information Analyst
11 12 (5.04%) Information Security Analyst
11 12 (5.04%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (6.30%) Regular Expression
3 12 (5.04%) HTML
4 9 (3.78%) .NET
5 8 (3.36%) Web Services
6 7 (2.94%) SAML
6 7 (2.94%) SPNEGO
6 7 (2.94%) XACML
7 5 (2.10%) PCRE
8 1 (0.42%) CGI
8 1 (0.42%) LAMP
8 1 (0.42%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.23%) Management Information System
2 33 (13.87%) Security Operations Centre
3 27 (11.34%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.40%) Cyber Attack
5 12 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.04%) Cyber Defence
5 12 (5.04%) Cybercrime
6 8 (3.36%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.94%) PKI
8 6 (2.52%) BYOD
9 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.68%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.84%) CESG
11 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.42%) iPhone
12 1 (0.42%) Online Games
12 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.27%) Linux
2 49 (20.59%) Windows
3 32 (13.45%) Unix
4 4 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Solaris
6 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.42%) HPUX
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (68.91%) Information Security
2 130 (54.62%) Cybersecurity
3 98 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
4 74 (31.09%) Risk Management
5 71 (29.83%) Security Operations
6 61 (25.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 53 (22.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 48 (20.17%) Incident Management
8 48 (20.17%) Vulnerability Management
9 47 (19.75%) Security Monitoring
10 44 (18.49%) Malware Analysis
11 43 (18.07%) Ethical Hacking
12 37 (15.55%) SIEM
13 36 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (13.45%) Attack Monitoring
14 32 (13.45%) Security Architecture
14 32 (13.45%) Threat Analysis
15 30 (12.61%) Kalman Filter
16 26 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (10.92%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.03%) Python
2 26 (10.92%) Java
3 20 (8.40%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.56%) Ruby
5 15 (6.30%) Bash Shell
5 15 (6.30%) SQL
6 13 (5.46%) C#
7 6 (2.52%) Perl
8 5 (2.10%) C++
9 4 (1.68%) C
9 4 (1.68%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 163 (68.49%) CISSP
2 85 (35.71%) CISM
3 72 (30.25%) Degree
4 56 (23.53%) CISA
5 52 (21.85%) SANS
6 48 (20.17%) GCIH
7 44 (18.49%) GCIA
8 37 (15.55%) CREST Certified
9 34 (14.29%) GIAC
10 22 (9.24%) GSEC
11 20 (8.40%) CLAS
11 20 (8.40%) GCED
12 19 (7.98%) Security Cleared
13 15 (6.30%) GPEN
14 14 (5.88%) CIMA
14 14 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (5.88%) SC Cleared
15 13 (5.46%) DV Cleared
16 12 (5.04%) CHFI
16 12 (5.04%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 20 (8.40%) SLA
4 10 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.52%) GPG13
5 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.68%) COBIT
8 3 (1.26%) GDPR
9 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (7.14%) Snort
2 10 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.10%) HDFS
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (8.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 16 (6.72%) CSIRT
3 14 (5.88%) QRadar
4 13 (5.46%) Kibana
4 13 (5.46%) logstash
4 13 (5.46%) Nessus
5 9 (3.78%) RSA enVision
6 5 (2.10%) Fluentd
7 4 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (0.84%) Nexpose
8 2 (0.84%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.84%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (0.42%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.42%) EnCase
9 1 (0.42%) FTK
9 1 (0.42%) Nagios
9 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.42%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) FireEye
2 23 (9.66%) Cisco
2 23 (9.66%) Palo Alto
3 22 (9.24%) CheckPoint
4 21 (8.82%) ArcSight
5 19 (7.98%) Splunk
6 18 (7.56%) Fortinet
7 17 (7.14%) LogRhythm
8 16 (6.72%) Intel Security
8 16 (6.72%) Sourcefire
9 15 (6.30%) AlienVault
9 15 (6.30%) Sophos
10 14 (5.88%) ServiceNow
10 14 (5.88%) TippingPoint
11 13 (5.46%) IBM
12 12 (5.04%) Juniper
13 9 (3.78%) Microsoft
14 8 (3.36%) Oracle
15 7 (2.94%) SAP
16 6 (2.52%) Forcepoint
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a VERY generous bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £2350 location allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 27 days ago