The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 130 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing CESG 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.049% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.64% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.54%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
CESG
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
722 629 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.50% 34.67% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 545 553 466
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CESG
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CESG Salary Trend in Birmingham

CESG
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CESG 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.

1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (100.00%) CISMP
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CESG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Advisor
1 2 (66.67%) Security Advisor
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001