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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 737 736 800
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +64
Permanent jobs citing CESG 147 131 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 111 84 48
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,325 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -3.33%
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
40440 39129 43156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.79% 39.31% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31859 32023 36601
Average salary £46,350 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014. 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 +14 59 £65,000 -7.14% 10
South East -14 50 £50,000 -11.11% 4
South West -19 17 £65,000 +36.84% 6
Yorkshire -42 8 £52,500 - 2
North West -11 6 £70,000 -17.64% 2
West Midlands -6 5 £52,500 -30.00% 2
North East - 2 - -
East of England -11 1 £47,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

1 140 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 111 (45.31%) CESG CLAS
3 106 (43.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 101 (41.22%) RMADS
5 97 (39.59%) Risk Management
6 96 (39.18%) Information Security
7 89 (36.33%) CISSP
8 88 (35.92%) SC Cleared
9 71 (28.98%) Information Assurance
10 69 (28.16%) Security Architecture
11 58 (23.67%) Degree
12 55 (22.45%) Management Information System
13 47 (19.18%) CISM
14 46 (18.78%) Windows
14 46 (18.78%) DV Cleared
15 44 (17.96%) SOA
16 40 (16.33%) JSP 440
16 40 (16.33%) ISMS
16 40 (16.33%) Risk Assessment
17 39 (15.92%) Risk Analysis
18 37 (15.10%) Network Security
19 36 (14.69%) Firewall
20 34 (13.88%) Law
21 33 (13.47%) PCI DSS
22 32 (13.06%) Linux
23 30 (12.24%) Oracle
23 30 (12.24%) MS Excel
24 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
25 28 (11.43%) DNS
25 28 (11.43%) UML

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 12 (4.90%) IIS
2 10 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
2 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) RMDS
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.10%) Network Security
2 36 (14.69%) Firewall
3 28 (11.43%) DNS
4 23 (9.39%) LAN
4 23 (9.39%) WAN
5 18 (7.35%) HTTP
5 18 (7.35%) TCP/IP
6 13 (5.31%) VPN
6 13 (5.31%) IPsec
7 12 (4.90%) X.509
8 11 (4.49%) DMZ
9 10 (4.08%) SAN
9 10 (4.08%) DHCP
10 8 (3.27%) NAS
11 7 (2.86%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.04%) tcpdump
12 5 (2.04%) Wireshark
12 5 (2.04%) LDAP
12 5 (2.04%) FTP
12 5 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (13.88%) Law
2 22 (8.98%) Finance
3 17 (6.94%) Local Government
4 15 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.67%) Banking
6 5 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.22%) Electronics
7 3 (1.22%) Military
8 2 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (28.98%) Consultant
2 60 (24.49%) Architect
3 40 (16.33%) Security Architect
4 37 (15.10%) Technical Architect
5 35 (14.29%) Security Consultant
6 33 (13.47%) CLAS Consultant
7 22 (8.98%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (7.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 18 (7.35%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 17 (6.94%) Security Manager
11 16 (6.53%) Security Specialist
12 13 (5.31%) Security Engineer
13 12 (4.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 11 (4.49%) Information Specialist
15 10 (4.08%) Information Security Specialist
16 9 (3.67%) Auditor
16 9 (3.67%) Network Engineer
16 9 (3.67%) Security Advisor
17 8 (3.27%) Senior Consultant
17 8 (3.27%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.43%) Web Services
2 10 (4.08%) LAMP
3 4 (1.63%) Middleware
4 3 (1.22%) .NET
5 2 (0.82%) JSP
5 2 (0.82%) WPF
6 1 (0.41%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) XSLT
6 1 (0.41%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 111 (45.31%) CESG CLAS
2 101 (41.22%) RMADS
3 55 (22.45%) Management Information System
4 24 (9.80%) Clustering
5 20 (8.16%) Cryptography
5 20 (8.16%) PKI
6 14 (5.71%) Replication
7 12 (4.90%) Smartcard
8 6 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.45%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.45%) Kindle
9 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.63%) iPad
10 4 (1.63%) PMI
11 3 (1.22%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.41%) EMV
13 1 (0.41%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.78%) Windows
2 32 (13.06%) Linux
3 12 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 10 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.45%) UNIX
5 6 (2.45%) Solaris
6 4 (1.63%) AIX
7 3 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.59%) Risk Management
2 96 (39.18%) Information Security
3 71 (28.98%) Information Assurance
4 69 (28.16%) Security Architecture
5 44 (17.96%) SOA
6 40 (16.33%) Risk Assessment
6 40 (16.33%) ISMS
7 39 (15.92%) Risk Analysis
8 28 (11.43%) UML
9 24 (9.80%) ITIL
10 23 (9.39%) Technical Architecture
11 20 (8.16%) Ethical Hacking
12 18 (7.35%) Security Testing
13 17 (6.94%) Network Design
14 16 (6.53%) Business Continuity
14 16 (6.53%) GAP Analysis
15 13 (5.31%) Cyber Security
15 13 (5.31%) CRAMM
16 10 (4.08%) Service Management
16 10 (4.08%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.80%) SQL
2 6 (2.45%) C
2 6 (2.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.63%) C++
4 2 (0.82%) C#
4 2 (0.82%) VBScript
4 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.82%) VBA
5 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 140 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 89 (36.33%) CISSP
3 88 (35.92%) SC Cleared
4 58 (23.67%) Degree
5 47 (19.18%) CISM
6 46 (18.78%) DV Cleared
7 20 (8.16%) CEH
8 16 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (6.53%) MCSE
9 14 (5.71%) CISA
10 10 (4.08%) CCNA
10 10 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (2.86%) CCNP
12 5 (2.04%) GCIA
13 4 (1.63%) GSEC
13 4 (1.63%) CCSE
13 4 (1.63%) CCSA
13 4 (1.63%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (1.63%) PMI Certification
14 3 (1.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (43.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (16.33%) JSP 440
3 33 (13.47%) PCI DSS
4 10 (4.08%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (2.04%) CESG Infosec
6 2 (0.82%) COBIT
7 1 (0.41%) QA
7 1 (0.41%) SLA
7 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.41%) BS25999
System Software
1 14 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.31%) NFS
3 10 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.04%) Snort
5 2 (0.82%) XenApp
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (5.71%) OpenView
2 8 (3.27%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (12.24%) Oracle
2 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.16%) Cisco
4 14 (5.71%) HP
4 14 (5.71%) Dell
4 14 (5.71%) CheckPoint
4 14 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 12 (4.90%) Juniper
6 11 (4.49%) VMware
7 10 (4.08%) F5
8 8 (3.27%) CA
9 6 (2.45%) BT
10 5 (2.04%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.63%) Citrix
12 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.22%) LogRhythm
13 2 (0.82%) Splunk
13 2 (0.82%) Infoblox
13 2 (0.82%) Brocade
13 2 (0.82%) McAfee
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