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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 727 830 832
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +2
Permanent jobs citing CESG 152 114 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 126 73 106
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,750 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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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
36765 43470 43070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.13% 42.59% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30259 35357 33939
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 37 £50,000 -16.66% 2
London +47 32 £92,500 +48.00% 4
Yorkshire +46 23 £55,000 +46.66% 1
South East +29 16 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East Midlands +22 11 £67,500 +50.00%
West Midlands -18 8 £65,000 +35.41%
East of England +19 7 £70,000 -5.40%
North East - 2 £52,000 -
North West - 2 £62,500 -
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CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 178 (64.26%) Information Security
2 164 (59.21%) CISSP
3 137 (49.46%) Security Cleared
4 114 (41.16%) SC Cleared
5 103 (37.18%) Cybersecurity
6 96 (34.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 91 (32.85%) CESG Certified Professional
8 88 (31.77%) Windows
9 81 (29.24%) Degree
10 79 (28.52%) Risk Management
11 74 (26.71%) CISM
12 69 (24.91%) Security Architecture
13 65 (23.47%) Penetration Testing
14 64 (23.10%) Finance
15 63 (22.74%) Management Information System
16 56 (20.22%) Network Security
17 55 (19.86%) Security Management
18 54 (19.49%) CREST Certified
19 52 (18.77%) Firewall
20 49 (17.69%) C
20 49 (17.69%) Risk Assessment
21 48 (17.33%) PCI DSS
21 48 (17.33%) Information Assurance
22 47 (16.97%) ITIL
23 46 (16.61%) PHP
24 44 (15.88%) Java
24 44 (15.88%) C++
25 43 (15.52%) CISA
25 43 (15.52%) DV Cleared
25 43 (15.52%) TOGAF

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 8 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.44%) IIS
4 3 (1.08%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.72%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.08%) Office 365
4 3 (1.08%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 56 (20.22%) Network Security
2 52 (18.77%) Firewall
3 34 (12.27%) Wireless
4 32 (11.55%) Wireless Security
5 26 (9.39%) DNS
6 23 (8.30%) DHCP
6 23 (8.30%) HTTP
7 22 (7.94%) DMZ
7 22 (7.94%) FTP
7 22 (7.94%) SMTP
7 22 (7.94%) TCP/IP
7 22 (7.94%) X.400
8 17 (6.14%) VPN
9 16 (5.78%) Internet
10 11 (3.97%) HTTPS
11 6 (2.17%) LAN
12 4 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (1.44%) WAN
13 3 (1.08%) Skype
14 2 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.72%) MySQL
2 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.36%) OLAP
3 1 (0.36%) OLTP
3 1 (0.36%) QlikView
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.72%) JIRA
1 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
1 2 (0.72%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 64 (23.10%) Finance
2 38 (13.72%) Publishing
3 17 (6.14%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.42%) Electronics
5 15 (5.42%) Legal
6 13 (4.69%) Marketing
7 9 (3.25%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.81%) Banking
8 5 (1.81%) Local Government
9 4 (1.44%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (30.32%) Consultant
2 60 (21.66%) Security Consultant
3 47 (16.97%) Architect
4 43 (15.52%) Penetration Tester
4 43 (15.52%) Tester
5 39 (14.08%) Security Architect
6 23 (8.30%) Network Engineer
6 23 (8.30%) Senior Consultant
7 17 (6.14%) Security Manager
8 16 (5.78%) Information Manager
9 15 (5.42%) Information Security Manager
9 15 (5.42%) Senior Security Consultant
10 14 (5.05%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 13 (4.69%) IT Consultant
11 13 (4.69%) IT Security Consultant
11 13 (4.69%) Senior Penetration Tester
11 13 (4.69%) Senior Tester
12 12 (4.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 12 (4.33%) Head of Security
13 11 (3.97%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.89%) .NET
2 7 (2.53%) Web Services
3 5 (1.81%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.08%) Middleware
4 3 (1.08%) XML
5 2 (0.72%) CSS
5 2 (0.72%) HTML
5 2 (0.72%) jQuery
5 2 (0.72%) JSON
5 2 (0.72%) Kendo UI
5 2 (0.72%) Zend Framework
6 1 (0.36%) REST
6 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.36%) SOAP
6 1 (0.36%) WCF
6 1 (0.36%) WF
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 63 (22.74%) Management Information System
2 42 (15.16%) CESG CLAS
3 32 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (11.55%) Mobile App
4 20 (7.22%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.69%) iPad
6 9 (3.25%) Cryptography
6 9 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (1.81%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.08%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.36%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.36%) SCADA
11 1 (0.36%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (31.77%) Windows
2 37 (13.36%) Unix
3 15 (5.42%) Linux
4 7 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.72%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (64.26%) Information Security
2 103 (37.18%) Cybersecurity
3 79 (28.52%) Risk Management
4 69 (24.91%) Security Architecture
5 65 (23.47%) Penetration Testing
6 55 (19.86%) Security Management
7 49 (17.69%) Risk Assessment
8 48 (17.33%) Information Assurance
9 47 (16.97%) ITIL
10 43 (15.52%) TOGAF
11 40 (14.44%) Security Operations
12 38 (13.72%) Information Security Management
13 34 (12.27%) Presales
14 33 (11.91%) Data Protection
15 28 (10.11%) Protective Monitoring
16 26 (9.39%) SIEM
17 24 (8.66%) Ethical Hacking
18 23 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 22 (7.94%) Business Development
19 22 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.69%) C
2 46 (16.61%) PHP
3 44 (15.88%) C++
3 44 (15.88%) Java
4 40 (14.44%) Ruby
5 39 (14.08%) Perl
5 39 (14.08%) Python
6 15 (5.42%) SQL
7 5 (1.81%) C#
7 5 (1.81%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.08%) VBScript
10 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 164 (59.21%) CISSP
2 137 (49.46%) Security Cleared
3 114 (41.16%) SC Cleared
4 91 (32.85%) CESG Certified Professional
5 81 (29.24%) Degree
6 74 (26.71%) CISM
7 54 (19.49%) CREST Certified
8 43 (15.52%) CISA
8 43 (15.52%) DV Cleared
9 42 (15.16%) CEH
9 42 (15.16%) CLAS
10 28 (10.11%) PCI QSA
11 22 (7.94%) CCNA
11 22 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (7.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 19 (6.86%) OSCP
13 18 (6.50%) CHECK Team Leader
14 17 (6.14%) CHECK Team Member
15 15 (5.42%) CRISC
16 13 (4.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (34.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (17.33%) PCI DSS
3 23 (8.30%) COBIT
4 21 (7.58%) QA
5 17 (6.14%) ISO27002
6 14 (5.05%) RMADS
7 13 (4.69%) GPG13
7 13 (4.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (2.89%) JSP 440
9 5 (1.81%) HMG Infosec
9 5 (1.81%) ISO 9001
10 3 (1.08%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.72%) ISO27005
11 2 (0.72%) PA-DSS
11 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.36%) BS25999
12 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.33%) vSphere
3 8 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.08%) BitLocker
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.08%) XenApp
4 3 (1.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.36%) vCloud
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.08%) SCCM
1 3 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.72%) Nessus
2 2 (0.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.69%) SAP
3 8 (2.89%) Symantec
3 8 (2.89%) VMware
4 5 (1.81%) Oracle
5 4 (1.44%) SunGard
6 3 (1.08%) Altiris
6 3 (1.08%) AppSense
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco
6 3 (1.08%) Citrix
6 3 (1.08%) Dell
6 3 (1.08%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.08%) Veeam
6 3 (1.08%) Wyse
7 2 (0.72%) Forcepoint
7 2 (0.72%) Juniper
7 2 (0.72%) Palo Alto
7 2 (0.72%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.72%) Varonis
7 2 (0.72%) Zend
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