The table below looks at the statistics for GPG13 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPG13 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 842 895 -
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 22 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.011% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 0
Average salary £47,500 £61,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -
GPG13
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11080 11847 10344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.75% 10.59% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8772 9352 8396
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPG13
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GPG13 Jobs Demand Trend in England

GPG13
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 across the England region.

GPG13 Salary Trend in England

GPG13
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPG13 across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

GPG13 Salary Histogram in England

GPG13
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPG13 within the England region over the 3 months to 5 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
South East +29 19 £47,500 -22.44% 1
London +19 3 £45,000 -28.00% 1
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UK

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GPG13 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 GPG13.

1 40 (95.24%) Firewall
2 39 (92.86%) PCI DSS
3 38 (90.48%) TCP/IP
4 37 (88.10%) Information Security
5 36 (85.71%) Cisco
5 36 (85.71%) CheckPoint
6 31 (73.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (66.67%) Websense
7 28 (66.67%) CCNP
7 28 (66.67%) CCNA
7 28 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (66.67%) Blue Coat
7 28 (66.67%) Squid
7 28 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (30.95%) Regular Expression
10 12 (28.57%) CISSP
10 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 12 (28.57%) Windows
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
11 11 (26.19%) SQL
11 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
11 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
12 10 (23.81%) MCITP
12 10 (23.81%) CISA
12 10 (23.81%) MCSE
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
12 10 (23.81%) UNIX
12 10 (23.81%) SIEM

GPG13
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GPG13 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 GPG13. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (95.24%) Firewall
2 38 (90.48%) TCP/IP
3 28 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (14.29%) Big Data
3 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Implementation Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Consultant
5 8 (19.05%) Network Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Network Support
5 8 (19.05%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Operations Support Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Professional Services Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) IT Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Head of Security
9 1 (2.38%) IT Security Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Regular Expression
2 8 (19.05%) ODBC
3 2 (4.76%) Lucene
4 1 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Information Security
2 10 (23.81%) SIEM
3 8 (19.05%) Cyber Security
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.38%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (66.67%) CCNP
1 28 (66.67%) CCNA
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) CISSP
3 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
4 10 (23.81%) MCITP
4 10 (23.81%) CISA
4 10 (23.81%) MCSE
4 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (11.90%) CCSE
5 5 (11.90%) CCSA
6 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (92.86%) PCI DSS
2 31 (73.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (7.14%) FISMA
5 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Squid
2 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Snort
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) Cisco
1 36 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 28 (66.67%) Websense
2 28 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 9 (21.43%) Juniper
4 1 (2.38%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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