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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 866 855 865
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 12 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.068% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
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
11239 10227 11636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.54% 10.12% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8780 8072 9572
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 - 7 £45,000 - 1
South East -9 4 £75,000 +42.85% 1
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
GPG13
UK

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (76.00%) PCI DSS
4 18 (72.00%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
4 18 (72.00%) Websense
4 18 (72.00%) Cisco
4 18 (72.00%) CCNP
4 18 (72.00%) CCNA
4 18 (72.00%) Telecoms
4 18 (72.00%) Information Security
4 18 (72.00%) Blue Coat
4 18 (72.00%) Squid
5 8 (32.00%) Network Security
5 8 (32.00%) Juniper
5 8 (32.00%) Sourcefire
5 8 (32.00%) Snort
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) CISSP
8 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (16.00%) SIEM
8 4 (16.00%) Regular Expression
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.00%) Computer Science

GPG13
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (72.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (32.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.00%) MPLS
8 1 (4.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
General
1 18 (72.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Network Support
2 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Security Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Network Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (8.00%) Lucene
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Information Security
2 4 (16.00%) SIEM
3 3 (12.00%) Analytics
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) BCP
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) Data Security
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (72.00%) CCNP
1 18 (72.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 19 (76.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Squid
2 8 (32.00%) Snort
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (72.00%) Websense
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
1 18 (72.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (32.00%) Juniper
2 8 (32.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.00%) BMC
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago