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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 757 740 725
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Permanent jobs citing CESG 109 147 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 78 110 86
Average salary £52,500 £54,500 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% -10.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.04% -8.69%
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
41806 42101 41099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.09% 39.00% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33948 33029 33465
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 September 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 September 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
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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
South East -15 33 £45,000 -7.69% 3
London -15 31 £62,500 -3.84% 6
South West -3 20 £55,000 -16.98% 2
West Midlands +16 11 £48,000 -0.51%
Yorkshire +14 9 £35,000 -33.33% 3
East Midlands - 3 - -
East of England +10 1 £70,000 +47.36%
North West -7 1 £85,000 +21.42%
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 139 (62.33%) Security Cleared
2 104 (46.64%) CISSP
3 103 (46.19%) Information Security
4 84 (37.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 82 (36.77%) Information Assurance
6 80 (35.87%) Firewall
7 61 (27.35%) ITIL
8 59 (26.46%) Risk Management
9 58 (26.01%) SC Cleared
10 55 (24.66%) DV Cleared
11 53 (23.77%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (23.77%) Windows
12 52 (23.32%) Management Information System
13 48 (21.52%) CISM
14 46 (20.63%) Microsoft
15 45 (20.18%) CESG CLAS
16 42 (18.83%) Linux
17 40 (17.94%) MS Excel
17 40 (17.94%) TCP/IP
18 39 (17.49%) Network Security
19 38 (17.04%) Cisco Certification
19 38 (17.04%) Risk Assessment
20 34 (15.25%) DNS
20 34 (15.25%) CCNA
21 33 (14.80%) Cyber Security
21 33 (14.80%) Security Architecture
22 32 (14.35%) SMTP
23 31 (13.90%) DHCP
23 31 (13.90%) TOGAF
23 31 (13.90%) JSP 440

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (5.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (5.38%) IIS
3 9 (4.04%) Apache
3 9 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.45%) MS Project
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (35.87%) Firewall
2 40 (17.94%) TCP/IP
3 39 (17.49%) Network Security
4 34 (15.25%) DNS
5 32 (14.35%) SMTP
6 31 (13.90%) DHCP
7 30 (13.45%) FTP
7 30 (13.45%) HTTP
8 29 (13.00%) DMZ
8 29 (13.00%) X.400
9 20 (8.97%) VPN
10 18 (8.07%) LAN
11 16 (7.17%) WAN
12 10 (4.48%) LDAP
12 10 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (4.04%) SAN
13 9 (4.04%) iSCSI
13 9 (4.04%) SNMP
14 8 (3.59%) VoIP
14 8 (3.59%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.04%) MySQL
2 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.48%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.45%) WebLOAD
General
1 19 (8.52%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Legal
3 9 (4.04%) Publishing
4 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.79%) Banking
6 3 (1.35%) Local Government
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Military
7 2 (0.90%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (22.87%) Consultant
2 41 (18.39%) Architect
3 39 (17.49%) Security Engineer
4 37 (16.59%) Security Architect
5 32 (14.35%) Security Consultant
5 32 (14.35%) Security Manager
6 31 (13.90%) Network Engineer
7 29 (13.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (6.73%) Information Architect
8 15 (6.73%) Enterprise Architect
8 15 (6.73%) CLAS Consultant
8 15 (6.73%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 15 (6.73%) Information Security Architect
9 13 (5.83%) Security Analyst
9 13 (5.83%) Analyst
10 11 (4.93%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.93%) Administrator
10 11 (4.93%) Operational Security Manager
11 9 (4.04%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 8 (3.59%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.66%) JSP
2 4 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.77%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (23.32%) Management Information System
3 45 (20.18%) CESG CLAS
4 24 (10.76%) PKI
4 24 (10.76%) RMADS
5 9 (4.04%) GIS
6 8 (3.59%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.14%) Freedom of Information
8 6 (2.69%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.24%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.79%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.79%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.79%) BYOD
11 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.90%) DTV
11 2 (0.90%) Clustering
11 2 (0.90%) Tandem
11 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.77%) Windows
2 42 (18.83%) Linux
3 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.04%) CentOS
5 4 (1.79%) UNIX
6 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (46.19%) Information Security
2 82 (36.77%) Information Assurance
3 61 (27.35%) ITIL
4 59 (26.46%) Risk Management
5 38 (17.04%) Risk Assessment
6 33 (14.80%) Security Architecture
6 33 (14.80%) Cyber Security
7 31 (13.90%) TOGAF
8 27 (12.11%) Penetration Testing
9 23 (10.31%) SABSA
10 20 (8.97%) Security Testing
10 20 (8.97%) Data Protection
11 19 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (6.73%) Analytics
13 14 (6.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 13 (5.83%) Programme Management
15 12 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (5.38%) SIEM
16 11 (4.93%) Waterfall
16 11 (4.93%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.31%) C
2 9 (4.04%) Java
3 8 (3.59%) Perl
3 8 (3.59%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (62.33%) Security Cleared
2 104 (46.64%) CISSP
3 58 (26.01%) SC Cleared
4 55 (24.66%) DV Cleared
5 48 (21.52%) CISM
6 38 (17.04%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (15.25%) CCNA
8 29 (13.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 26 (11.66%) Degree
10 15 (6.73%) CISA
11 8 (3.59%) CISMP
12 7 (3.14%) CCNP
13 5 (2.24%) CEH
14 4 (1.79%) SSCP
15 2 (0.90%) ISSAP
15 2 (0.90%) ISSEP
15 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.90%) MBCS
15 2 (0.90%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (37.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (13.90%) JSP 440
3 16 (7.17%) PCI DSS
4 14 (6.28%) COBIT
5 6 (2.69%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.90%) BS7799
7 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 29 (13.00%) vSphere
2 13 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.04%) XenServer
4 4 (1.79%) XenApp
5 3 (1.35%) Firmware
5 3 (1.35%) Snort
6 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.28%) Nessus
2 10 (4.48%) Nmap
2 10 (4.48%) CORE IMPACT
3 9 (4.04%) WSUS
3 9 (4.04%) SELinux
4 8 (3.59%) Icinga
4 8 (3.59%) Nagios
5 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.90%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.90%) SCCM
6 2 (0.90%) SCOM
6 2 (0.90%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.62%) VMware
3 13 (5.83%) Cisco
4 12 (5.38%) Citrix
5 10 (4.48%) Juniper
5 10 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.04%) CheckPoint
7 8 (3.59%) Acunetix
7 8 (3.59%) Splunk
8 7 (3.14%) Oracle
9 4 (1.79%) SAP
9 4 (1.79%) Qualys
10 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.35%) NetApp
11 2 (0.90%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) Dell
11 2 (0.90%) EMC
11 2 (0.90%) Symantec
11 2 (0.90%) McAfee
11 2 (0.90%) Blue Coat
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set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car,benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benifits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago