The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 850 864 802
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -62
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 30 41 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.037% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.073% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 51
Average salary £65,500 £53,750 £68,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.86% -21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,048 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
CESG CLAS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41085 43862 41666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.25% 39.90% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32870 35001 34170
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in England

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

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in England

CESG CLAS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in England

CESG CLAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
London +33 13 £67,500 -10.00%
South West +1 13 £61,750 -
South East +3 2 £50,000 +5.26%
North West - 2 £57,500 -
CESG CLAS
UK

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 49 (100.00%) CESG
2 37 (75.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (73.47%) Security Cleared
4 29 (59.18%) Information Security
5 28 (57.14%) CISSP
6 27 (55.10%) Information Assurance
7 23 (46.94%) Management Information System
8 18 (36.73%) Risk Management
9 16 (32.65%) DV Cleared
10 15 (30.61%) ITIL
11 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
11 14 (28.57%) RMADS
11 14 (28.57%) Security Architecture
12 13 (26.53%) JSP 440
12 13 (26.53%) C
12 13 (26.53%) TOGAF
13 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 12 (24.49%) Security Testing
13 12 (24.49%) SABSA
14 11 (22.45%) JSP
15 10 (20.41%) Firewall
16 9 (18.37%) GIS
16 9 (18.37%) Security Management
16 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
16 9 (18.37%) PKI
16 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Architecture
16 9 (18.37%) Image Processing
17 8 (16.33%) PCI DSS
17 8 (16.33%) MODAF
17 8 (16.33%) COBIT

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) WLAN
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Consultant
2 16 (32.65%) Security Consultant
3 13 (26.53%) CLAS Consultant
4 12 (24.49%) Architect
4 12 (24.49%) Security Architect
5 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Architect
5 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Security Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Information Assurance Officer
7 4 (8.16%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Security Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) JSP
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (100.00%) CESG
2 23 (46.94%) Management Information System
3 14 (28.57%) RMADS
4 9 (18.37%) GIS
4 9 (18.37%) PKI
5 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (6.12%) SCADA
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Solaris
1 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
1 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Information Security
2 27 (55.10%) Information Assurance
3 18 (36.73%) Risk Management
4 15 (30.61%) ITIL
5 14 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 13 (26.53%) TOGAF
7 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (24.49%) Security Testing
7 12 (24.49%) SABSA
8 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (18.37%) Image Processing
8 9 (18.37%) Security Management
9 8 (16.33%) UML
9 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (16.33%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.33%) MODAF
10 7 (14.29%) Cyber Security
10 7 (14.29%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) Security Cleared
2 28 (57.14%) CISSP
3 16 (32.65%) DV Cleared
4 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.16%) CITP
5 4 (8.16%) CISMP
5 4 (8.16%) MBCS
6 3 (6.12%) CISM
7 1 (2.04%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.04%) CISA
7 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (75.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (26.53%) JSP 440
3 8 (16.33%) PCI DSS
3 8 (16.33%) COBIT
4 3 (6.12%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft