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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 742 719 814
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +95
Permanent jobs citing CESG 146 134 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.40% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 110 88 56
Average salary £53,250 £61,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -4.16%
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
33835 33397 37114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.13% 33.55% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26794 27173 31554
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +21 59 £65,000 -7.14% 8
South East -17 55 £47,500 +5.55% 4
South West -21 12 £67,500 +38.46% 3
Yorkshire -39 8 £52,500 - 1
North West -16 6 £60,000 -29.41% 3
West Midlands -13 4 £48,250 -35.66% 3
North East - 2 - -
East of England -16 1 £47,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 131 (55.98%) Security Cleared
2 97 (41.45%) CESG CLAS
3 95 (40.60%) Risk Management
4 94 (40.17%) RMADS
4 94 (40.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 89 (38.03%) Information Security
6 85 (36.32%) SC Cleared
7 82 (35.04%) CISSP
8 65 (27.78%) Information Assurance
9 63 (26.92%) Security Architecture
10 59 (25.21%) Degree
11 50 (21.37%) Management Information System
12 47 (20.09%) Windows
13 46 (19.66%) SOA
14 45 (19.23%) DV Cleared
15 42 (17.95%) CISM
16 39 (16.67%) JSP 440
17 38 (16.24%) Risk Assessment
17 38 (16.24%) Risk Analysis
18 34 (14.53%) Law
18 34 (14.53%) ISMS
19 33 (14.10%) Linux
20 31 (13.25%) UML
20 31 (13.25%) Oracle
20 31 (13.25%) Web Services
20 31 (13.25%) MS Excel
20 31 (13.25%) Firewall
21 30 (12.82%) Network Security
22 29 (12.39%) DNS
22 29 (12.39%) Microsoft

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (4.27%) IIS
1 10 (4.27%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.28%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.25%) Firewall
2 30 (12.82%) Network Security
3 29 (12.39%) DNS
4 24 (10.26%) LAN
4 24 (10.26%) WAN
5 19 (8.12%) HTTP
5 19 (8.12%) TCP/IP
6 12 (5.13%) X.509
7 11 (4.70%) VPN
7 11 (4.70%) IPsec
8 10 (4.27%) SAN
8 10 (4.27%) DMZ
8 10 (4.27%) DHCP
9 8 (3.42%) NAS
10 7 (2.99%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.56%) Wireshark
11 6 (2.56%) tcpdump
11 6 (2.56%) SMTP
11 6 (2.56%) LDAP
11 6 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.26%) MySQL
3 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (14.53%) Law
2 22 (9.40%) Finance
3 14 (5.98%) Local Government
4 12 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.85%) Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (28.63%) Consultant
2 59 (25.21%) Architect
3 39 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 37 (15.81%) Technical Architect
5 34 (14.53%) Security Consultant
6 32 (13.68%) CLAS Consultant
7 22 (9.40%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (8.12%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 17 (7.26%) Security Manager
9 17 (7.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 15 (6.41%) Security Specialist
11 12 (5.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 11 (4.70%) Information Specialist
12 11 (4.70%) Security Engineer
13 10 (4.27%) Information Security Specialist
14 9 (3.85%) Analyst
15 8 (3.42%) Information Manager
15 8 (3.42%) Security Analyst
15 8 (3.42%) Information Security Manager
15 8 (3.42%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.25%) Web Services
2 10 (4.27%) LAMP
3 4 (1.71%) .NET
3 4 (1.71%) XML
3 4 (1.71%) XSLT
3 4 (1.71%) XML Schema
3 4 (1.71%) Middleware
4 3 (1.28%) WPF
5 2 (0.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (41.45%) CESG CLAS
2 94 (40.17%) RMADS
3 50 (21.37%) Management Information System
4 24 (10.26%) Clustering
5 21 (8.97%) PKI
6 19 (8.12%) Cryptography
7 14 (5.98%) Replication
8 12 (5.13%) Smartcard
9 7 (2.99%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.56%) Mainframe
10 6 (2.56%) Kindle
11 5 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (2.14%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.71%) PMI
13 2 (0.85%) iPad
13 2 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
14 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.43%) Social Network
14 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
14 1 (0.43%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.09%) Windows
2 33 (14.10%) Linux
3 12 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.27%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.27%) Windows 8
4 10 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.27%) Solaris
5 6 (2.56%) UNIX
6 4 (1.71%) AIX
7 3 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (40.60%) Risk Management
2 89 (38.03%) Information Security
3 65 (27.78%) Information Assurance
4 63 (26.92%) Security Architecture
5 46 (19.66%) SOA
6 38 (16.24%) Risk Assessment
6 38 (16.24%) Risk Analysis
7 34 (14.53%) ISMS
8 31 (13.25%) UML
9 23 (9.83%) Technical Architecture
10 22 (9.40%) ITIL
11 17 (7.26%) Ethical Hacking
11 17 (7.26%) Security Testing
12 16 (6.84%) Network Design
13 15 (6.41%) Business Continuity
13 15 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
14 13 (5.56%) Cyber Security
15 12 (5.13%) CRAMM
16 10 (4.27%) Service Management
17 9 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.26%) SQL
2 5 (2.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.71%) C
3 4 (1.71%) C++
3 4 (1.71%) Java
4 3 (1.28%) C#
4 3 (1.28%) VBScript
4 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 131 (55.98%) Security Cleared
2 85 (36.32%) SC Cleared
3 82 (35.04%) CISSP
4 59 (25.21%) Degree
5 45 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 42 (17.95%) CISM
7 19 (8.12%) CEH
8 16 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (6.84%) MCSE
9 8 (3.42%) CISA
10 7 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.99%) CCNA
11 6 (2.56%) GCIA
12 4 (1.71%) GSEC
12 4 (1.71%) CCSE
12 4 (1.71%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (1.71%) CCSA
12 4 (1.71%) CCNP
12 4 (1.71%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.28%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (40.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (16.67%) JSP 440
3 28 (11.97%) PCI DSS
4 8 (3.42%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.56%) CESG Infosec
6 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.43%) BS25999
7 1 (0.43%) SLA
7 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.43%) COBIT
7 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.56%) NFS
3 10 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.56%) Snort
5 3 (1.28%) XenApp
6 2 (0.85%) vSphere
7 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (5.98%) OpenView
2 6 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.43%) SCCM
5 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (13.25%) Oracle
2 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.26%) Cisco
4 14 (5.98%) HP
4 14 (5.98%) Dell
4 14 (5.98%) SolarWinds
5 11 (4.70%) CheckPoint
5 11 (4.70%) VMware
6 9 (3.85%) Juniper
7 8 (3.42%) F5
8 6 (2.56%) CA
8 6 (2.56%) Sourcefire
9 5 (2.14%) Citrix
10 4 (1.71%) BT
10 4 (1.71%) LogRhythm
11 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.85%) Brocade
12 2 (0.85%) McAfee
12 2 (0.85%) Sophos
12 2 (0.85%) NetApp
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MI5
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, company car, home working
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £900000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago