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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 743 795 736
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -59
Permanent jobs citing CESG 111 94 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 89
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £71,300
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +54 34 £65,000 -7.14% 8
South West +22 33 £60,000 +14.28% 8
South East -14 33 £45,000 -7.21% 7
West Midlands -4 6 £40,000 -33.33% 1
East Midlands - 2 £70,000 - 1
North West - 2 £57,500 - 12
Yorkshire +6 1 £45,000 +28.57% 3
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 111 (53.62%) Security Cleared
2 105 (50.72%) Information Security
3 85 (41.06%) Information Assurance
4 82 (39.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 74 (35.75%) CISSP
6 71 (34.30%) Firewall
7 60 (28.99%) Risk Management
8 55 (26.57%) CESG CLAS
8 55 (26.57%) SC Cleared
9 54 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 53 (25.60%) Linux
10 53 (25.60%) Management Information System
11 52 (25.12%) Windows
12 48 (23.19%) TCP/IP
12 48 (23.19%) DV Cleared
12 48 (23.19%) Security Architecture
13 47 (22.71%) RMADS
14 45 (21.74%) ITIL
14 45 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (20.29%) MS Excel
16 39 (18.84%) WAN
16 39 (18.84%) Time Management
17 38 (18.36%) LAN
18 32 (15.46%) VPN
18 32 (15.46%) Java
19 30 (14.49%) DRM
19 30 (14.49%) MongoDB
20 29 (14.01%) Cyber Security
20 29 (14.01%) LDAP
21 28 (13.53%) MySQL

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (9.66%) Tomcat
3 20 (9.66%) Apache
4 7 (3.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (34.30%) Firewall
2 48 (23.19%) TCP/IP
3 39 (18.84%) WAN
4 38 (18.36%) LAN
5 32 (15.46%) VPN
6 29 (14.01%) LDAP
7 28 (13.53%) SAN
8 27 (13.04%) iSCSI
8 27 (13.04%) SNMP
9 26 (12.56%) MRTG
10 25 (12.08%) Network Security
11 19 (9.18%) DNS
12 17 (8.21%) SMTP
13 16 (7.73%) HTTP
14 15 (7.25%) FTP
14 15 (7.25%) Internet
15 14 (6.76%) DMZ
15 14 (6.76%) X.400
15 14 (6.76%) DHCP
16 8 (3.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.49%) MongoDB
2 28 (13.53%) MySQL
3 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (8.21%) Finance
2 11 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.35%) Legal
4 8 (3.86%) Electronics
4 8 (3.86%) Military
5 7 (3.38%) Local Government
6 2 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (24.15%) Consultant
2 40 (19.32%) Architect
3 34 (16.43%) Security Consultant
4 32 (15.46%) Security Architect
5 31 (14.98%) Security Manager
6 19 (9.18%) Network Engineer
7 17 (8.21%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 16 (7.73%) CLAS Consultant
8 16 (7.73%) Security Engineer
8 16 (7.73%) Enterprise Architect
8 16 (7.73%) Information Security Consultant
9 15 (7.25%) Administrator
9 15 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.76%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (6.76%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 14 (6.76%) Cyber Security Manager
11 13 (6.28%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 13 (6.28%) Systems Manager
12 8 (3.86%) Information Architect
12 8 (3.86%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.66%) JSP
1 20 (9.66%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (3.38%) Web Services
3 4 (1.93%) HTML
3 4 (1.93%) CSS
3 4 (1.93%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.93%) Spring
4 3 (1.45%) Java EE
5 1 (0.48%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.57%) CESG CLAS
2 53 (25.60%) Management Information System
3 47 (22.71%) RMADS
4 45 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (10.63%) PKI
6 20 (9.66%) Streaming Video
7 12 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (5.31%) GIS
9 8 (3.86%) Cryptography
10 6 (2.90%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.93%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (1.45%) SCADA
12 3 (1.45%) Freedom of Information Act
13 2 (0.97%) Open Source
13 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.97%) BYOD
14 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 1 (0.48%) Clustering
14 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.60%) Linux
2 52 (25.12%) Windows
3 25 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (9.66%) CentOS
5 10 (4.83%) UNIX
6 3 (1.45%) Solaris
7 2 (0.97%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (50.72%) Information Security
2 85 (41.06%) Information Assurance
3 60 (28.99%) Risk Management
4 48 (23.19%) Security Architecture
5 45 (21.74%) ITIL
6 39 (18.84%) Time Management
7 30 (14.49%) DRM
8 29 (14.01%) Cyber Security
9 28 (13.53%) TOGAF
9 28 (13.53%) Security Testing
10 26 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (12.08%) SABSA
11 25 (12.08%) Risk Assessment
12 21 (10.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 20 (9.66%) Load Balancing
13 20 (9.66%) Configuration Management
13 20 (9.66%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (8.70%) Data Protection
14 18 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (7.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.46%) Java
2 19 (9.18%) Perl
2 19 (9.18%) Bash Shell
3 16 (7.73%) C
4 11 (5.31%) SQL
5 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 111 (53.62%) Security Cleared
2 74 (35.75%) CISSP
3 55 (26.57%) SC Cleared
4 48 (23.19%) DV Cleared
5 26 (12.56%) CISM
6 22 (10.63%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (9.66%) Degree
8 17 (8.21%) CCNA
9 14 (6.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (3.86%) CEH
11 7 (3.38%) CISMP
12 6 (2.90%) CCNP
13 5 (2.42%) SSCP
13 5 (2.42%) CISA
14 4 (1.93%) CITP
14 4 (1.93%) MBCS
15 3 (1.45%) PCI QSA
15 3 (1.45%) GIAC
16 2 (0.97%) MCSE
16 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (39.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (12.08%) PCI DSS
3 22 (10.63%) COBIT
4 21 (10.14%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.45%) QA
5 3 (1.45%) BS7799
5 3 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.66%) XenServer
3 14 (6.76%) vSphere
4 6 (2.90%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.45%) XenApp
6 1 (0.48%) Snort
6 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (12.56%) Nagios
1 26 (12.56%) Icinga
2 20 (9.66%) WSUS
2 20 (9.66%) SELinux
3 5 (2.42%) Nessus
3 5 (2.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.93%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.48%) Nmap
6 1 (0.48%) SCCM
6 1 (0.48%) SCOM
6 1 (0.48%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 54 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.56%) VMware
3 22 (10.63%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.25%) Cisco
5 13 (6.28%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.35%) Juniper
7 7 (3.38%) Splunk
7 7 (3.38%) SolarWinds
8 5 (2.42%) Blue Coat
8 5 (2.42%) Citrix
9 4 (1.93%) IBM
9 4 (1.93%) Qualys
9 4 (1.93%) F5
10 3 (1.45%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.45%) NetApp
11 2 (0.97%) HP
11 2 (0.97%) McAfee
12 1 (0.48%) Acunetix
12 1 (0.48%) GFI Software
12 1 (0.48%) Riverbed
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