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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 112 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing CESG 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.64% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £64,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.17% -1.15%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.55%
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
477 468 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.09% 32.21% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 391 405 368
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCDP
4 3 (30.00%) BCP
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
4 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (30.00%) COBIT

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (10.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) BCP
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
4 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (30.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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