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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 773 825 726
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -99
Permanent jobs citing CESG 102 82 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.073% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.18% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 76 68 111
Average salary £60,000 £55,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
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
39740 45333 41202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.45% 40.30% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31805 36012 33782
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +18 36 £60,000 -14.28% 8
South West +16 30 £65,000 +23.80% 9
South East -12 29 £56,250 +18.42% 9
West Midlands -14 4 £52,500 -12.50% 2
East of England +27 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
North West - 1 £55,000 - 1
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (45.75%) Security Cleared
2 96 (45.28%) Information Security
3 92 (43.40%) Information Assurance
4 84 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 77 (36.32%) CISSP
6 70 (33.02%) Management Information System
7 65 (30.66%) Firewall
8 64 (30.19%) Risk Management
8 64 (30.19%) CESG CLAS
9 56 (26.42%) RMADS
10 51 (24.06%) Security Architecture
11 49 (23.11%) Windows
12 48 (22.64%) Linux
12 48 (22.64%) Microsoft
13 44 (20.75%) SC Cleared
14 42 (19.81%) TCP/IP
15 39 (18.40%) DV Cleared
15 39 (18.40%) Time Management
16 38 (17.92%) ITIL
17 37 (17.45%) LAN
17 37 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (16.98%) MS Excel
19 35 (16.51%) WAN
20 34 (16.04%) Cyber Security
21 31 (14.62%) TOGAF
22 30 (14.15%) VPN
22 30 (14.15%) Java
23 29 (13.68%) DRM
23 29 (13.68%) MongoDB
24 26 (12.26%) Risk Assessment

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (9.91%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (8.49%) Apache
3 18 (8.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (30.66%) Firewall
2 42 (19.81%) TCP/IP
3 37 (17.45%) LAN
4 35 (16.51%) WAN
5 30 (14.15%) VPN
6 26 (12.26%) SAN
6 26 (12.26%) LDAP
7 25 (11.79%) SNMP
7 25 (11.79%) iSCSI
7 25 (11.79%) MRTG
8 19 (8.96%) Network Security
9 16 (7.55%) Wireless
10 15 (7.08%) DNS
11 13 (6.13%) SMTP
11 13 (6.13%) Internet
12 12 (5.66%) HTTP
13 11 (5.19%) DMZ
13 11 (5.19%) DHCP
13 11 (5.19%) FTP
13 11 (5.19%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.68%) MongoDB
2 26 (12.26%) MySQL
3 1 (0.47%) Big Data
General
1 21 (9.91%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.96%) Finance
3 12 (5.66%) Electronics
4 8 (3.77%) Military
5 6 (2.83%) Local Government
5 6 (2.83%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.36%) Legal
6 5 (2.36%) Banking
7 3 (1.42%) Retail
7 3 (1.42%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (25.47%) Architect
2 52 (24.53%) Consultant
3 39 (18.40%) Security Consultant
4 38 (17.92%) Security Architect
5 27 (12.74%) Security Manager
6 16 (7.55%) Information Security Consultant
6 16 (7.55%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 16 (7.55%) Security Engineer
6 16 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 16 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 15 (7.08%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (7.08%) Administrator
7 15 (7.08%) CLAS Consultant
8 13 (6.13%) Systems Manager
8 13 (6.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (4.72%) Enterprise Security Architect
12 9 (4.25%) Technical Architect
13 8 (3.77%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.96%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (8.02%) JSP
3 9 (4.25%) Web Services
4 4 (1.89%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.89%) Spring
4 4 (1.89%) HTML
4 4 (1.89%) CSS
5 3 (1.42%) Java EE
6 1 (0.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 70 (33.02%) Management Information System
2 64 (30.19%) CESG CLAS
3 56 (26.42%) RMADS
4 37 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.96%) Streaming Video
6 14 (6.60%) PKI
7 12 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (3.77%) Cryptography
8 8 (3.77%) BYOD
9 7 (3.30%) SCADA
9 7 (3.30%) GIS
10 6 (2.83%) Freedom of Information
11 5 (2.36%) Mobile Computing
12 4 (1.89%) Social Network
13 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
13 3 (1.42%) Freedom of Information Act
13 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.94%) Open Source
15 1 (0.47%) User Experience
15 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.11%) Windows
2 48 (22.64%) Linux
3 22 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (8.49%) CentOS
5 13 (6.13%) UNIX
6 3 (1.42%) Solaris
6 3 (1.42%) Windows NT
6 3 (1.42%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (45.28%) Information Security
2 92 (43.40%) Information Assurance
3 64 (30.19%) Risk Management
4 51 (24.06%) Security Architecture
5 39 (18.40%) Time Management
6 38 (17.92%) ITIL
7 34 (16.04%) Cyber Security
8 31 (14.62%) TOGAF
9 29 (13.68%) DRM
10 26 (12.26%) Risk Assessment
10 26 (12.26%) SABSA
11 24 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (11.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (10.85%) Business Development
13 22 (10.38%) ISMS
14 20 (9.43%) Security Testing
14 20 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (8.96%) Service Management
16 18 (8.49%) Configuration Management
16 18 (8.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.15%) Java
2 18 (8.49%) Perl
2 18 (8.49%) Bash Shell
3 11 (5.19%) SQL
4 10 (4.72%) C
5 4 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 97 (45.75%) Security Cleared
2 77 (36.32%) CISSP
3 44 (20.75%) SC Cleared
4 39 (18.40%) DV Cleared
5 25 (11.79%) CISM
6 21 (9.91%) Degree
7 19 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (7.08%) CCNA
9 11 (5.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (3.30%) CEH
10 7 (3.30%) CISMP
11 6 (2.83%) SSCP
11 6 (2.83%) CISA
12 5 (2.36%) CCNP
12 5 (2.36%) PCI QSA
13 4 (1.89%) CITP
13 4 (1.89%) MBCS
14 3 (1.42%) MCSE
14 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.42%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (11.79%) PCI DSS
3 19 (8.96%) COBIT
3 19 (8.96%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.42%) QA
5 2 (0.94%) CESG Infosec
5 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.47%) BS7799
System Software
1 20 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.49%) XenServer
3 11 (5.19%) vSphere
4 6 (2.83%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (11.79%) Nagios
1 25 (11.79%) Icinga
2 18 (8.49%) WSUS
2 18 (8.49%) SELinux
3 4 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.94%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 48 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.32%) VMware
3 21 (9.91%) Red Hat
4 16 (7.55%) Cisco
5 12 (5.66%) CheckPoint
6 8 (3.77%) Juniper
7 6 (2.83%) SolarWinds
7 6 (2.83%) Splunk
7 6 (2.83%) MobileIron
8 5 (2.36%) Blue Coat
8 5 (2.36%) Citrix
9 4 (1.89%) IBM
9 4 (1.89%) F5
10 2 (0.94%) Qualys
10 2 (0.94%) HP
10 2 (0.94%) NetApp
10 2 (0.94%) McAfee
10 2 (0.94%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.47%) GFI Software
11 1 (0.47%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Computappoint
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allow + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 85000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago