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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 756 777 744
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Permanent jobs citing CESG 122 124 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 104 90 78
Average salary £54,250 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,325 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%
CESG
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
41495 44077 41182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.20% 39.94% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33241 35243 33776
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
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

CESG Salary Histogram in England

CESG
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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 +20 40 £66,250 -5.35% 3
South East -13 38 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South West +19 27 £56,750 -18.92% 3
West Midlands -4 7 £41,250 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire +3 4 £35,000 - 1
North West -3 3 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands - 3 £70,000 -
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 128 (58.45%) Security Cleared
2 113 (51.60%) Information Security
3 92 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 86 (39.27%) Information Assurance
5 82 (37.44%) CISSP
6 76 (34.70%) Firewall
7 59 (26.94%) Risk Management
8 57 (26.03%) ITIL
9 56 (25.57%) SC Cleared
10 52 (23.74%) Windows
10 52 (23.74%) Management Information System
11 50 (22.83%) Microsoft
11 50 (22.83%) CESG CLAS
12 47 (21.46%) DV Cleared
13 46 (21.00%) Linux
13 46 (21.00%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (19.18%) TCP/IP
15 40 (18.26%) MS Excel
15 40 (18.26%) Security Architecture
16 38 (17.35%) RMADS
17 37 (16.89%) Cyber Security
18 32 (14.61%) Risk Assessment
19 30 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
19 30 (13.70%) TOGAF
19 30 (13.70%) Network Security
20 29 (13.24%) LAN
21 28 (12.79%) CISM
22 27 (12.33%) WAN
23 26 (11.87%) PCI DSS
23 26 (11.87%) Agile Software Development

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.31%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.48%) IIS
4 11 (5.02%) Apache
4 11 (5.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (18.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (34.70%) Firewall
2 42 (19.18%) TCP/IP
3 30 (13.70%) Network Security
4 29 (13.24%) LAN
5 27 (12.33%) WAN
6 25 (11.42%) DNS
7 24 (10.96%) SMTP
8 23 (10.50%) HTTP
8 23 (10.50%) VPN
9 22 (10.05%) FTP
10 21 (9.59%) DHCP
10 21 (9.59%) DMZ
10 21 (9.59%) X.400
11 19 (8.68%) LDAP
12 18 (8.22%) SNMP
12 18 (8.22%) SAN
12 18 (8.22%) iSCSI
13 17 (7.76%) MRTG
14 12 (5.48%) Internet
15 10 (4.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.59%) MongoDB
2 18 (8.22%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (8.68%) Finance
2 11 (5.02%) Legal
3 9 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.65%) Electronics
5 7 (3.20%) Military
6 6 (2.74%) Publishing
7 4 (1.83%) Local Government
8 2 (0.91%) Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (21.00%) Consultant
2 39 (17.81%) Architect
2 39 (17.81%) Security Manager
3 32 (14.61%) Security Architect
4 31 (14.16%) Security Consultant
5 26 (11.87%) Security Engineer
6 24 (10.96%) Network Engineer
7 21 (9.59%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (6.85%) Cyber Security Manager
9 14 (6.39%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.39%) Administrator
10 13 (5.94%) Enterprise Architect
10 13 (5.94%) CLAS Consultant
11 12 (5.48%) Enterprise Security Architect
12 11 (5.02%) Information Security Architect
12 11 (5.02%) Information Security Consultant
12 11 (5.02%) Information Architect
13 10 (4.57%) Analyst
13 10 (4.57%) Security Analyst
13 10 (4.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.05%) JSP
2 11 (5.02%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.74%) Web Services
4 4 (1.83%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.83%) Spring
4 4 (1.83%) HTML
4 4 (1.83%) CSS
5 3 (1.37%) Java EE
6 1 (0.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.74%) Management Information System
2 50 (22.83%) CESG CLAS
3 46 (21.00%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (17.35%) RMADS
5 22 (10.05%) PKI
6 11 (5.02%) Streaming Video
7 10 (4.57%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (4.11%) GIS
9 6 (2.74%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.74%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (2.74%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.37%) SCADA
11 3 (1.37%) Clustering
11 3 (1.37%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.91%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.91%) BYOD
12 2 (0.91%) Freedom of Information Act
12 2 (0.91%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.74%) Windows
2 46 (21.00%) Linux
3 16 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.02%) CentOS
5 9 (4.11%) UNIX
6 2 (0.91%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (51.60%) Information Security
2 86 (39.27%) Information Assurance
3 59 (26.94%) Risk Management
4 57 (26.03%) ITIL
5 40 (18.26%) Security Architecture
6 37 (16.89%) Cyber Security
7 32 (14.61%) Risk Assessment
8 30 (13.70%) TOGAF
9 26 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (11.42%) Time Management
11 24 (10.96%) SABSA
12 23 (10.50%) Security Testing
12 23 (10.50%) Penetration Testing
13 21 (9.59%) DRM
14 19 (8.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 18 (8.22%) Data Protection
16 16 (7.31%) SIEM
17 15 (6.85%) Security Management
18 14 (6.39%) Business Development
19 13 (5.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.05%) Java
2 16 (7.31%) C
3 11 (5.02%) SQL
4 10 (4.57%) Bash Shell
4 10 (4.57%) Perl
5 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 128 (58.45%) Security Cleared
2 82 (37.44%) CISSP
3 56 (25.57%) SC Cleared
4 47 (21.46%) DV Cleared
5 30 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (12.79%) CISM
7 25 (11.42%) CCNA
8 24 (10.96%) Degree
9 21 (9.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (4.11%) CISMP
11 7 (3.20%) CISA
11 7 (3.20%) CCNP
12 6 (2.74%) CEH
12 6 (2.74%) SSCP
13 4 (1.83%) MBCS
13 4 (1.83%) CITP
14 3 (1.37%) PCI QSA
14 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.91%) MCSE
15 2 (0.91%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (11.87%) PCI DSS
3 24 (10.96%) JSP 440
4 19 (8.68%) COBIT
5 5 (2.28%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.37%) BS7799
7 3 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 21 (9.59%) vSphere
2 15 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.02%) XenServer
4 7 (3.20%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.83%) XenApp
6 2 (0.91%) Firmware
6 2 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (7.76%) Nagios
1 17 (7.76%) Icinga
2 11 (5.02%) SELinux
2 11 (5.02%) WSUS
3 9 (4.11%) Nessus
4 5 (2.28%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (1.83%) CORE IMPACT
5 4 (1.83%) Nmap
6 3 (1.37%) SCCM
6 3 (1.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.91%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.91%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.13%) VMware
3 15 (6.85%) Cisco
4 13 (5.94%) Red Hat
5 10 (4.57%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.11%) Citrix
6 9 (4.11%) Juniper
7 7 (3.20%) Splunk
8 6 (2.74%) Oracle
9 5 (2.28%) Qualys
10 4 (1.83%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.83%) HP
11 3 (1.37%) Dell
11 3 (1.37%) NetApp
11 3 (1.37%) Acunetix
12 2 (0.91%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.91%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.91%) Symantec
12 2 (0.91%) McAfee
12 2 (0.91%) EMC
South East
2Source Talent
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits!!
Posted: 25 days ago
Kidderminster
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 25 days ago