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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 773 816 820
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Permanent jobs citing CESG 138 103 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 62 60
Average salary £56,000 £63,750 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.15% +13.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,100
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
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
40242 39465 39436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.50% 40.47% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32808 32188 31094
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 5 February 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 5 February 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 +6 49 £65,000 -7.14% 6
South East -3 32 £55,000 -16.98% 1
East Midlands +12 17 £47,500 +53.10% 2
South West -9 17 £47,500 -24.00% 7
East of England +17 15 £70,000 - 3
North West +6 1 £51,500 - 2
West Midlands -19 1 £48,000 -4.00% 3
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 155 (57.41%) Information Security
2 145 (53.70%) CISSP
3 119 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 110 (40.74%) Security Cleared
5 100 (37.04%) Information Assurance
6 97 (35.93%) Risk Management
7 92 (34.07%) CESG Certified Professional
8 90 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 71 (26.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 68 (25.19%) CISM
11 67 (24.81%) CESG CLAS
11 67 (24.81%) CLAS
12 66 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
12 66 (24.44%) SC Cleared
13 63 (23.33%) PCI DSS
14 54 (20.00%) Firewall
15 53 (19.63%) Data Protection
15 53 (19.63%) Security Architecture
16 52 (19.26%) C
17 51 (18.89%) DV Cleared
18 48 (17.78%) Windows
19 43 (15.93%) VPN
20 42 (15.56%) Active Directory
21 38 (14.07%) Degree
22 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
23 35 (12.96%) Security Management
24 34 (12.59%) ITIL
24 34 (12.59%) TOGAF
25 33 (12.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 32 (11.85%) Agile Software Development

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 22 (8.15%) Apache
2 17 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (6.30%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.30%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.74%) MS Project
2 2 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.07%) SaaS
3 10 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.85%) IaaS
4 5 (1.85%) PaaS
5 4 (1.48%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (20.00%) Firewall
2 43 (15.93%) VPN
3 28 (10.37%) TCP/IP
4 25 (9.26%) WAN
5 24 (8.89%) LAN
6 23 (8.52%) Network Security
7 17 (6.30%) iSCSI
7 17 (6.30%) LDAP
7 17 (6.30%) MRTG
7 17 (6.30%) SAN
7 17 (6.30%) SNMP
8 13 (4.81%) Internet
9 8 (2.96%) DHCP
9 8 (2.96%) DNS
9 8 (2.96%) SSL
10 6 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.22%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.85%) DMZ
12 4 (1.48%) FTP
12 4 (1.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.30%) MySQL
2 15 (5.56%) Big Data
3 11 (4.07%) GIS
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Axure RP
1 2 (0.74%) Burp Suite
1 2 (0.74%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (9.26%) Finance
2 24 (8.89%) Legal
3 19 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.93%) Military
5 12 (4.44%) Electronics
6 11 (4.07%) Local Government
7 9 (3.33%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.96%) Publishing
9 4 (1.48%) Marketing
10 3 (1.11%) Banking
10 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.74%) Back Office
11 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.37%) Advertising
12 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (19.26%) Architect
2 49 (18.15%) Consultant
2 49 (18.15%) Security Architect
3 38 (14.07%) Analyst
4 37 (13.70%) Security Analyst
5 33 (12.22%) Security Engineer
6 31 (11.48%) Information Analyst
6 31 (11.48%) Information Security Analyst
7 30 (11.11%) Security Consultant
8 22 (8.15%) Security Manager
9 20 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
9 20 (7.41%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 18 (6.67%) Administrator
10 18 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
10 18 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (6.30%) CLAS Consultant
12 14 (5.19%) Security Officer
13 13 (4.81%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 13 (4.81%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (4.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.30%) LAMP
2 11 (4.07%) Web Services
3 5 (1.85%) Velocity
4 4 (1.48%) CSS
4 4 (1.48%) OAuth
4 4 (1.48%) SAML
5 3 (1.11%) .NET
6 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.74%) HTML
6 2 (0.74%) jQuery
7 1 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 90 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 67 (24.81%) CESG CLAS
3 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.04%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.93%) Data Centre
5 16 (5.93%) PKI
6 9 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (2.59%) BYOD
8 6 (2.22%) Replication
9 5 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.85%) W3C
10 4 (1.48%) Bitcoin
10 4 (1.48%) Cryptocurrency
10 4 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.48%) Fintech
10 4 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.48%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (1.48%) Life Science
10 4 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.78%) Windows
2 29 (10.74%) Linux
3 23 (8.52%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.30%) CentOS
4 17 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (57.41%) Information Security
2 100 (37.04%) Information Assurance
3 97 (35.93%) Risk Management
4 66 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
5 53 (19.63%) Data Protection
5 53 (19.63%) Security Architecture
6 35 (12.96%) Security Management
7 34 (12.59%) ITIL
7 34 (12.59%) TOGAF
8 33 (12.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 32 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (9.26%) ISMS
11 24 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
11 24 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
12 23 (8.52%) Information Security Management
13 22 (8.15%) Security Operations
13 22 (8.15%) Security Testing
14 21 (7.78%) SABSA
15 19 (7.04%) Identity Access Management
16 17 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.26%) C
2 22 (8.15%) Java
3 18 (6.67%) Perl
4 17 (6.30%) Bash Shell
5 8 (2.96%) SQL
6 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.74%) C#
8 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.37%) Python
8 1 (0.37%) Ruby
8 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 145 (53.70%) CISSP
2 110 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 92 (34.07%) CESG Certified Professional
4 68 (25.19%) CISM
5 67 (24.81%) CLAS
6 66 (24.44%) SC Cleared
7 51 (18.89%) DV Cleared
8 38 (14.07%) Degree
9 30 (11.11%) CISA
10 21 (7.78%) CISMP
11 13 (4.81%) CEH
11 13 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (4.44%) CCNA
13 9 (3.33%) MBCS
13 9 (3.33%) PCI QSA
14 8 (2.96%) SSCP
15 7 (2.59%) CITP
15 7 (2.59%) IISP
16 6 (2.22%) CREST Certified
16 6 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (26.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 63 (23.33%) PCI DSS
4 23 (8.52%) GPG13
4 23 (8.52%) JSP 440
5 16 (5.93%) RMADS
6 15 (5.56%) COBIT
6 15 (5.56%) ISO27002
7 6 (2.22%) ISO22301
8 4 (1.48%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (1.11%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.74%) SLA
11 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 42 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.30%) XenServer
4 6 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.48%) Docker
6 4 (1.48%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.48%) Snort
6 4 (1.48%) UAG
6 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 3 (1.11%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 17 (6.30%) Icinga
1 17 (6.30%) Nagios
1 17 (6.30%) SELinux
1 17 (6.30%) WSUS
2 6 (2.22%) Nessus
3 4 (1.48%) Ansible
3 4 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.48%) Puppet
4 3 (1.11%) EnCase
5 2 (0.74%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (0.74%) Nmap
Vendors
1 25 (9.26%) VMware
2 24 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.30%) Red Hat
4 13 (4.81%) Oracle
5 11 (4.07%) Juniper
6 9 (3.33%) Cisco
7 8 (2.96%) Splunk
8 7 (2.59%) SAP
9 5 (1.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.48%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.48%) Infoblox
10 4 (1.48%) McAfee
10 4 (1.48%) Qualys
10 4 (1.48%) Sourcefire
11 2 (0.74%) Acunetix
11 2 (0.74%) Adobe
11 2 (0.74%) Citrix
11 2 (0.74%) Netsparker
11 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.74%) Twitter
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KnownFour
Salary: £30000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Reflective of Experience plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bens, car,
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 50,000 to 80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits Package
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 11 days ago
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aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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