The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank - 260 246
Permanent jobs citing CESG 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.050% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.04%
CESG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2972 2941 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.15% 37.00% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2380 2324 2425
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CESG
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

CESG Salary Trend in the East of England

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) GFI Software
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) GFI Software