The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 218 217 223
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 6 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -26.00%
CESG CLAS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1876 2065 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.54% 35.20% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1411 1461
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,600 £62,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Berkshire region.

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in Berkshire

CESG CLAS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Reading -12 5 £67,500 +50.00%
Bracknell - 1 £67,500 -
CESG CLAS
South East

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CESG CLAS 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 CESG CLAS.

1 20 (100.00%) CESG
2 14 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
5 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
5 11 (55.00%) RMADS
6 10 (50.00%) Finance
7 9 (45.00%) Information Security
7 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
7 9 (45.00%) CISSP
7 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (45.00%) Security Architecture
8 7 (35.00%) Cyber Security
8 7 (35.00%) Service Management
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) UNIX
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
10 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
11 4 (20.00%) Security Management
11 4 (20.00%) Firewall
11 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
11 4 (20.00%) BCP
11 4 (20.00%) COBIT
11 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (20.00%) CITP
11 4 (20.00%) MBCS

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CESG CLAS 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 CESG CLAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Architect
7 1 (5.00%) CLAS Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) CESG
2 11 (55.00%) RMADS
3 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) PKI
5 2 (10.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
2 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
2 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (45.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (45.00%) Information Security
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (20.00%) ISMS
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) BCP
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.00%) Network Design
6 3 (15.00%) SABSA
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CISMP
4 4 (20.00%) MBCS
4 4 (20.00%) CITP
5 2 (10.00%) CRISC
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) CISA
5 2 (10.00%) CISM
5 2 (10.00%) GIAC
6 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (20.00%) COBIT
4 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
5 1 (5.00%) BS7799
5 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory