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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 767 831 889
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +58
Permanent jobs citing CESG 166 108 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 122 85 73
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +23.07%
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
41215 41952 46722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.61% 40.65% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33658 33420 37334
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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 +22 45 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South West 0 30 £59,000 -5.60% 2
South East +17 25 £53,750 -2.27% 6
Yorkshire +32 17 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East Midlands +14 15 £50,000 -28.57% 2
East of England +27 14 £67,500 -
North West +28 3 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands -23 2 - - 2
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 190 (63.33%) Information Security
2 183 (61.00%) CISSP
3 159 (53.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 137 (45.67%) Security Cleared
5 123 (41.00%) Risk Management
6 114 (38.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 106 (35.33%) SC Cleared
8 103 (34.33%) Cybersecurity
9 95 (31.67%) PCI DSS
10 90 (30.00%) CISM
11 84 (28.00%) Information Assurance
12 77 (25.67%) Management Information System
12 77 (25.67%) Data Protection
13 76 (25.33%) CESG CLAS
13 76 (25.33%) CLAS
14 75 (25.00%) Degree
15 67 (22.33%) Security Management
16 58 (19.33%) Security Architecture
17 54 (18.00%) C
18 53 (17.67%) Windows
18 53 (17.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
19 52 (17.33%) Firewall
20 51 (17.00%) ITIL
21 45 (15.00%) CISA
22 44 (14.67%) Information Security Management
23 41 (13.67%) Penetration Testing
24 37 (12.33%) DV Cleared
25 36 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
25 36 (12.00%) Legal
26 35 (11.67%) VPN

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.67%) Apache
3 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.67%) SaaS
3 4 (1.33%) GitHub
4 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (17.33%) Firewall
2 35 (11.67%) VPN
3 20 (6.67%) Network Security
4 15 (5.00%) Internet
5 14 (4.67%) TCP/IP
5 14 (4.67%) VLAN
5 14 (4.67%) Wireless
6 13 (4.33%) Wireless Security
7 9 (3.00%) WAN
8 8 (2.67%) LAN
9 6 (2.00%) Extranet
9 6 (2.00%) Intranet
10 5 (1.67%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.67%) LDAP
10 5 (1.67%) MRTG
10 5 (1.67%) SAN
10 5 (1.67%) SNMP
11 4 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.33%) SSL
12 2 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.67%) Big Data
1 5 (1.67%) MySQL
2 3 (1.00%) GIS
3 2 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.33%) Axure RP
General
1 36 (12.00%) Legal
2 32 (10.67%) Finance
2 32 (10.67%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.00%) Publishing
4 17 (5.67%) Military
5 15 (5.00%) Local Government
6 13 (4.33%) Electronics
7 6 (2.00%) Brand Awareness
7 6 (2.00%) Marketing
7 6 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (29.00%) Consultant
2 62 (20.67%) Security Consultant
3 43 (14.33%) Architect
3 43 (14.33%) Security Architect
4 39 (13.00%) Analyst
5 32 (10.67%) Security Analyst
5 32 (10.67%) Security Manager
6 28 (9.33%) Information Analyst
6 28 (9.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 25 (8.33%) Security Engineer
8 23 (7.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 19 (6.33%) Information Manager
9 19 (6.33%) Security Officer
10 17 (5.67%) Information Security Manager
11 16 (5.33%) Information Security Engineer
12 14 (4.67%) Information Officer
12 14 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
13 13 (4.33%) Information Security Officer
14 12 (4.00%) Data Protection Analyst
14 12 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.33%) Web Services
2 5 (1.67%) LAMP
3 4 (1.33%) OAuth
3 4 (1.33%) SAML
4 3 (1.00%) .NET
4 3 (1.00%) CSS
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.67%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (25.67%) Management Information System
2 76 (25.33%) CESG CLAS
3 32 (10.67%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (3.00%) Life Science
8 8 (2.67%) PKI
9 6 (2.00%) BYOD
9 6 (2.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.67%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (1.67%) iPad
11 4 (1.33%) Bitcoin
11 4 (1.33%) Cryptocurrency
11 4 (1.33%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.33%) Fintech
11 4 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.67%) Windows
2 16 (5.33%) Windows Server
2 16 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.67%) Unix
4 11 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.67%) Linux
6 5 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (63.33%) Information Security
2 123 (41.00%) Risk Management
3 103 (34.33%) Cybersecurity
4 84 (28.00%) Information Assurance
5 77 (25.67%) Data Protection
6 67 (22.33%) Security Management
7 58 (19.33%) Security Architecture
8 51 (17.00%) ITIL
9 44 (14.67%) Information Security Management
10 41 (13.67%) Penetration Testing
11 36 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
12 29 (9.67%) Business Continuity
12 29 (9.67%) ISMS
13 27 (9.00%) Presales
14 26 (8.67%) Security Operations
15 24 (8.00%) Security Testing
16 21 (7.00%) SIEM
17 19 (6.33%) Identity Access Management
17 19 (6.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 18 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (18.00%) C
2 22 (7.33%) Java
3 18 (6.00%) Perl
4 13 (4.33%) Python
4 13 (4.33%) Ruby
5 12 (4.00%) C++
5 12 (4.00%) PHP
6 5 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.67%) C#
8 2 (0.67%) SQL
9 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 183 (61.00%) CISSP
2 137 (45.67%) Security Cleared
3 114 (38.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 106 (35.33%) SC Cleared
5 90 (30.00%) CISM
6 76 (25.33%) CLAS
7 75 (25.00%) Degree
8 45 (15.00%) CISA
9 37 (12.33%) DV Cleared
10 34 (11.33%) CREST Certified
11 25 (8.33%) CISMP
12 18 (6.00%) PCI QSA
13 15 (5.00%) CCNA
13 15 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (4.33%) CEH
15 11 (3.67%) MCITP
15 11 (3.67%) MCSA
15 11 (3.67%) MCSE
15 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (53.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 95 (31.67%) PCI DSS
3 53 (17.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 18 (6.00%) COBIT
5 17 (5.67%) RMADS
6 16 (5.33%) ISO27002
7 11 (3.67%) ISO 9001
7 11 (3.67%) ISO22301
8 5 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.67%) SLA
9 4 (1.33%) BS25999
9 4 (1.33%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.67%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.33%) BS7799
11 1 (0.33%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 27 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (3.67%) XenApp
3 7 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.00%) ACF2
5 5 (1.67%) XenServer
6 4 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (3.67%) vMotion
2 5 (1.67%) Icinga
2 5 (1.67%) Nagios
2 5 (1.67%) SELinux
2 5 (1.67%) WSUS
3 4 (1.33%) Ansible
3 4 (1.33%) Nessus
3 4 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.33%) Puppet
4 3 (1.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 25 (8.33%) Oracle
2 20 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.67%) VMware
3 12 (4.00%) Citrix
4 9 (3.00%) SAP
5 7 (2.33%) Cisco
6 5 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.33%) Qualys
7 4 (1.33%) Splunk
7 4 (1.33%) SunGard
8 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.00%) Juniper
9 2 (0.67%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.67%) CA
9 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.67%) Twitter
10 1 (0.33%) Adobe
10 1 (0.33%) Capita
10 1 (0.33%) LogRhythm
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