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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 748 763 740
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing CESG 111 139 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 94 99 91
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -9.09%
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
41516 43484 41416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.51% 39.53% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33216 34554 33627
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 £77,500 £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 28 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 28 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 +4 35 £65,000 -7.14% 4
South East -4 31 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South West +3 26 £56,750 -5.41% 6
West Midlands -6 10 £48,000 -12.72%
Yorkshire +1 6 £35,000 - 4
North West -4 2 £72,500 +45.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 - 2
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 136 (62.10%) Security Cleared
2 112 (51.14%) Information Security
3 92 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 85 (38.81%) CISSP
5 82 (37.44%) Information Assurance
6 72 (32.88%) Firewall
7 59 (26.94%) ITIL
7 59 (26.94%) SC Cleared
8 58 (26.48%) Risk Management
9 52 (23.74%) DV Cleared
9 52 (23.74%) CESG CLAS
10 48 (21.92%) Windows
11 46 (21.00%) Management Information System
12 44 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
13 43 (19.63%) Microsoft
14 42 (19.18%) Linux
15 38 (17.35%) Cyber Security
15 38 (17.35%) Security Architecture
16 37 (16.89%) TCP/IP
17 36 (16.44%) CISM
17 36 (16.44%) MS Excel
17 36 (16.44%) Risk Assessment
18 34 (15.53%) RMADS
19 32 (14.61%) Network Security
20 31 (14.16%) Cisco Certification
21 29 (13.24%) TOGAF
22 28 (12.79%) Degree
23 26 (11.87%) Penetration Testing
23 26 (11.87%) CCNA
23 26 (11.87%) DNS

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 12 (5.48%) IIS
2 10 (4.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.28%) Apache
4 5 (2.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) Lync
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (32.88%) Firewall
2 37 (16.89%) TCP/IP
3 32 (14.61%) Network Security
4 26 (11.87%) DNS
4 26 (11.87%) SMTP
5 25 (11.42%) HTTP
6 24 (10.96%) FTP
7 23 (10.50%) X.400
7 23 (10.50%) DHCP
7 23 (10.50%) DMZ
8 21 (9.59%) LAN
9 19 (8.68%) WAN
10 18 (8.22%) VPN
11 13 (5.94%) LDAP
12 12 (5.48%) SNMP
12 12 (5.48%) SAN
12 12 (5.48%) iSCSI
13 11 (5.02%) MRTG
14 10 (4.57%) Internet
14 10 (4.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.85%) MongoDB
2 12 (5.48%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (8.22%) Finance
2 11 (5.02%) Legal
3 9 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.20%) Military
5 6 (2.74%) Electronics
5 6 (2.74%) Publishing
6 3 (1.37%) Local Government
7 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 48 (21.92%) Consultant
2 42 (19.18%) Security Manager
3 37 (16.89%) Architect
4 32 (14.61%) Security Consultant
5 31 (14.16%) Security Architect
5 31 (14.16%) Security Engineer
6 24 (10.96%) Network Engineer
7 23 (10.50%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (6.85%) Cyber Security Manager
9 14 (6.39%) CLAS Consultant
10 12 (5.48%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 12 (5.48%) Enterprise Architect
11 11 (5.02%) Information Architect
11 11 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.02%) Administrator
11 11 (5.02%) Information Security Architect
12 10 (4.57%) Analyst
12 10 (4.57%) Security Analyst
13 8 (3.65%) Information Manager
13 8 (3.65%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.05%) JSP
2 5 (2.28%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.28%) Web Services
3 4 (1.83%) CSS
3 4 (1.83%) HTML
3 4 (1.83%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.83%) Spring
4 3 (1.37%) Java EE
5 1 (0.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.74%) CESG CLAS
2 46 (21.00%) Management Information System
3 44 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (15.53%) RMADS
5 23 (10.50%) PKI
6 9 (4.11%) GIS
7 7 (3.20%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (3.20%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.74%) Cryptography
8 6 (2.74%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.28%) Streaming Video
10 3 (1.37%) Clustering
10 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.37%) SCADA
11 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.91%) DTV
11 2 (0.91%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.91%) Tandem
11 2 (0.91%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.92%) Windows
2 42 (19.18%) Linux
3 10 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.11%) UNIX
5 5 (2.28%) CentOS
6 2 (0.91%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (51.14%) Information Security
2 82 (37.44%) Information Assurance
3 59 (26.94%) ITIL
4 58 (26.48%) Risk Management
5 38 (17.35%) Cyber Security
5 38 (17.35%) Security Architecture
6 36 (16.44%) Risk Assessment
7 29 (13.24%) TOGAF
8 26 (11.87%) Penetration Testing
9 23 (10.50%) SABSA
10 22 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (10.05%) Data Protection
11 21 (9.59%) Security Testing
12 18 (8.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 16 (7.31%) Time Management
13 16 (7.31%) SIEM
14 15 (6.85%) DRM
15 13 (5.94%) Security Management
15 13 (5.94%) Analytics
16 12 (5.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.22%) C
2 16 (7.31%) Java
3 11 (5.02%) SQL
4 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.83%) Perl
4 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 136 (62.10%) Security Cleared
2 85 (38.81%) CISSP
3 59 (26.94%) SC Cleared
4 52 (23.74%) DV Cleared
5 36 (16.44%) CISM
6 31 (14.16%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (12.79%) Degree
8 26 (11.87%) CCNA
9 23 (10.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (5.02%) CISMP
10 11 (5.02%) CISA
11 7 (3.20%) CCNP
12 5 (2.28%) CEH
13 4 (1.83%) SSCP
13 4 (1.83%) CITP
13 4 (1.83%) MBCS
14 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.91%) PCI QSA
14 2 (0.91%) GIAC
15 1 (0.46%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (10.96%) JSP 440
2 24 (10.96%) PCI DSS
3 15 (6.85%) COBIT
4 6 (2.74%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.37%) QA
6 3 (1.37%) BS7799
System Software
1 23 (10.50%) vSphere
2 9 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.20%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.28%) XenServer
5 4 (1.83%) XenApp
6 2 (0.91%) Firmware
6 2 (0.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (5.48%) Nessus
2 11 (5.02%) Nagios
2 11 (5.02%) Icinga
3 7 (3.20%) CORE IMPACT
3 7 (3.20%) Nmap
4 5 (2.28%) SELinux
4 5 (2.28%) WSUS
4 5 (2.28%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.37%) SCCM
5 3 (1.37%) SCOM
6 2 (0.91%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.91%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.46%) vMotion
7 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.94%) VMware
3 12 (5.48%) Cisco
4 10 (4.57%) Citrix
5 8 (3.65%) Juniper
5 8 (3.65%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.20%) Splunk
7 6 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.74%) Oracle
8 5 (2.28%) Acunetix
8 5 (2.28%) Qualys
9 3 (1.37%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.37%) NetApp
9 3 (1.37%) HP
9 3 (1.37%) Dell
10 2 (0.91%) EMC
10 2 (0.91%) SAP
10 2 (0.91%) Symantec
10 2 (0.91%) Google
10 2 (0.91%) WorldPay
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