The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
UK / England
Rank 716 789 825
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +36
Permanent jobs citing CESG 124 129 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 70
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £80,000 £74,650
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%

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
32155 39490 40125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.69% 42.77% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26397 32150 32782
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in England

CESG
Salary Trend in England

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

CESG Salary Trend in England

CESG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

CESG Salary Histogram in England

CESG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +35 36 £45,000 - 5
South East +73 33 £52,500 -4.54% 3
London +24 23 £54,788 -17.30% 5
West Midlands +13 13 £65,000 +35.41%
Yorkshire - 7 £57,500 -
East Midlands -5 5 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England +12 4 - - 1
North West -11 2 £67,500 +31.06%
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for CESG.

1 159 (62.35%) Information Security
2 129 (50.59%) Security Cleared
3 125 (49.02%) CISSP
4 106 (41.57%) SC Cleared
5 87 (34.12%) Management Information System
6 81 (31.76%) Risk Management
7 75 (29.41%) CISM
8 71 (27.84%) Degree
8 71 (27.84%) Cybersecurity
9 70 (27.45%) CESG Certified Professional
10 68 (26.67%) Windows
11 67 (26.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 66 (25.88%) CISA
13 65 (25.49%) Network Security
14 64 (25.10%) Risk Assessment
15 60 (23.53%) ITIL
16 58 (22.75%) Security Architecture
17 57 (22.35%) Information Assurance
18 52 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
19 51 (20.00%) DV Cleared
20 48 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
21 45 (17.65%) C
21 45 (17.65%) Security Management
22 43 (16.86%) C++
22 43 (16.86%) CREST Certified
23 42 (16.47%) SIEM
23 42 (16.47%) Firewall
24 40 (15.69%) CEH
25 38 (14.90%) Protective Monitoring
26 37 (14.51%) PHP

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.96%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.18%) Confluence
3 3 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.10%) assyst
1 13 (5.10%) Sentinel
2 4 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.96%) Office 365
4 5 (1.96%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 65 (25.49%) Network Security
2 42 (16.47%) Firewall
3 24 (9.41%) HTTP
3 24 (9.41%) X.400
4 21 (8.24%) DNS
4 21 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 20 (7.84%) DHCP
5 20 (7.84%) DMZ
5 20 (7.84%) FTP
5 20 (7.84%) SMTP
5 20 (7.84%) Wireless
5 20 (7.84%) Wireless Security
6 7 (2.75%) Internet
7 5 (1.96%) Skype
8 4 (1.57%) IPsec
8 4 (1.57%) LAN
8 4 (1.57%) WAN
8 4 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.18%) VPN
10 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.18%) MySQL
2 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.39%) QlikView
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.18%) JIRA
1 3 (1.18%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
2 2 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) Burp Suite
General
1 34 (13.33%) Finance
2 23 (9.02%) Publishing
3 19 (7.45%) Aerospace
4 18 (7.06%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.31%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.92%) Electronics
7 5 (1.96%) Military
8 4 (1.57%) Marketing
9 3 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (15.69%) Consultant
1 40 (15.69%) Penetration Tester
1 40 (15.69%) Tester
2 38 (14.90%) Architect
3 30 (11.76%) Security Architect
4 25 (9.80%) Analyst
5 24 (9.41%) Security Analyst
6 23 (9.02%) Security Consultant
7 20 (7.84%) Security Officer
8 18 (7.06%) Information Security Officer
9 17 (6.67%) Network Engineer
10 15 (5.88%) Information Officer
10 15 (5.88%) Security Manager
11 14 (5.49%) Security Engineer
12 13 (5.10%) Information Manager
13 12 (4.71%) Cybersecurity Architect
13 12 (4.71%) Head of Security
13 12 (4.71%) Information Security Consultant
14 11 (4.31%) Head of IT
14 11 (4.31%) Head of IT Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.14%) .NET
1 8 (3.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.18%) HTML
2 3 (1.18%) Middleware
2 3 (1.18%) Zend Framework
3 2 (0.78%) CSS
3 2 (0.78%) jQuery
3 2 (0.78%) JSON
3 2 (0.78%) Kendo UI
3 2 (0.78%) Web Services
3 2 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 87 (34.12%) Management Information System
2 48 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (12.16%) Cryptography
4 23 (9.02%) CESG CLAS
5 20 (7.84%) Mobile App
6 18 (7.06%) Computer Science
7 14 (5.49%) Data Centre
8 13 (5.10%) Freedom of Information
8 13 (5.10%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (3.14%) Driving Licence
9 8 (3.14%) Social Media
10 7 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.96%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.96%) User Experience
12 4 (1.57%) Blog
12 4 (1.57%) Freedom of Information Act
12 4 (1.57%) Life Science
13 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 68 (26.67%) Windows
2 28 (10.98%) Unix
3 23 (9.02%) Linux
4 9 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.96%) Android
5 5 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.57%) AIX
6 4 (1.57%) Kali Linux
6 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Debian
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (62.35%) Information Security
2 81 (31.76%) Risk Management
3 71 (27.84%) Cybersecurity
4 64 (25.10%) Risk Assessment
5 60 (23.53%) ITIL
6 58 (22.75%) Security Architecture
7 57 (22.35%) Information Assurance
8 52 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
9 45 (17.65%) Security Management
10 42 (16.47%) SIEM
11 38 (14.90%) Protective Monitoring
12 36 (14.12%) TOGAF
13 34 (13.33%) Data Protection
13 34 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
14 31 (12.16%) Service Management
15 29 (11.37%) Ethical Hacking
16 28 (10.98%) Project Management
17 25 (9.80%) Change Management
17 25 (9.80%) Incident Management
17 25 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.65%) C
2 43 (16.86%) C++
3 37 (14.51%) PHP
4 35 (13.73%) Java
5 28 (10.98%) Perl
5 28 (10.98%) Ruby
6 27 (10.59%) Python
7 16 (6.27%) SQL
8 9 (3.53%) C#
9 8 (3.14%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.35%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.96%) VBScript
12 4 (1.57%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.39%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 129 (50.59%) Security Cleared
2 125 (49.02%) CISSP
3 106 (41.57%) SC Cleared
4 75 (29.41%) CISM
5 71 (27.84%) Degree
6 70 (27.45%) CESG Certified Professional
7 66 (25.88%) CISA
8 51 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 43 (16.86%) CREST Certified
10 40 (15.69%) CEH
11 23 (9.02%) CLAS
12 20 (7.84%) CCNA
12 20 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 19 (7.45%) OSCP
14 17 (6.67%) CHECK Team Leader
14 17 (6.67%) CRISC
14 17 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (5.10%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (26.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (12.55%) QA
3 29 (11.37%) PCI DSS
4 22 (8.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 22 (8.63%) JSP 440
5 11 (4.31%) COBIT
6 10 (3.92%) RMADS
7 8 (3.14%) GPG13
7 8 (3.14%) HMG Infosec
7 8 (3.14%) ISO27002
8 5 (1.96%) BS7799
9 4 (1.57%) SLA
10 3 (1.18%) ISO27005
10 3 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.39%) ISO22301
System Software
1 15 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.53%) vSphere
4 5 (1.96%) BitLocker
4 5 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.96%) XenApp
4 5 (1.96%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.39%) vCloud
6 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (3.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (1.96%) SCCM
2 5 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (1.57%) Nessus
4 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.39%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.39%) Nmap
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
4 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.92%) VMware
3 9 (3.53%) Symantec
4 5 (1.96%) Altiris
4 5 (1.96%) AppSense
4 5 (1.96%) Citrix
4 5 (1.96%) LANDesk
5 4 (1.57%) SAP
6 3 (1.18%) Dell
6 3 (1.18%) SunGard
6 3 (1.18%) Veeam
6 3 (1.18%) Wyse
6 3 (1.18%) Zend
7 1 (0.39%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.39%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.39%) Juniper
7 1 (0.39%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.39%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.39%) Tableau
7 1 (0.39%) Varonis
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus + 15% flex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Landmarc Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago