The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 178 173 186
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing CESG 20 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.53% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 5
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £58,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.97% -2.50%
CESG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1496 1475 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.34% 38.94% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1248 1232
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CESG
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

CESG Salary Trend in Hampshire

CESG
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CESG Salary Histogram in Hampshire

CESG
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Farnborough - 13 £52,500 -
Southampton - 3 £40,000 -
Romsey - 1 £67,500 -
CESG
South East

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (77.78%) Windows
1 28 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
3 23 (63.89%) CISSP
4 19 (52.78%) Management Information System
4 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
5 17 (47.22%) Cryptography
5 17 (47.22%) Information Security
6 16 (44.44%) Linux
7 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 15 (41.67%) DNS
8 13 (36.11%) CESG CLAS
9 12 (33.33%) X.509
9 12 (33.33%) PKI
9 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 12 (33.33%) Smartcard
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.78%) DHCP
10 10 (27.78%) MCSE
10 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
10 10 (27.78%) SQL
10 10 (27.78%) MySQL
10 10 (27.78%) Oracle
10 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.78%) IIS
10 10 (27.78%) Degree
10 10 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
10 10 (27.78%) CEH

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 10 (27.78%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) DNS
2 12 (33.33%) X.509
3 10 (27.78%) DHCP
3 10 (27.78%) Network Security
4 5 (13.89%) tcpdump
4 5 (13.89%) LDAP
4 5 (13.89%) FTP
4 5 (13.89%) HTTP
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
4 5 (13.89%) SMTP
4 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Military
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Security Specialist
2 14 (38.89%) Consultant
3 13 (36.11%) Security Consultant
4 12 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 10 (27.78%) Information Security Specialist
5 10 (27.78%) Information Specialist
6 6 (16.67%) Compliance Specialist
7 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) IT Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Management Information System
2 17 (47.22%) Cryptography
3 13 (36.11%) CESG CLAS
4 12 (33.33%) PKI
4 12 (33.33%) Smartcard
5 10 (27.78%) Clustering
6 6 (16.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
4 5 (13.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 10 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 6 (16.67%) BCP
4 6 (16.67%) ISMS
5 5 (13.89%) SIEM
6 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
7 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Information Assurance
9 1 (2.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) Security Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Business Development
9 1 (2.78%) Time Management
9 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
9 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
2 23 (63.89%) CISSP
3 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (27.78%) MCSE
4 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 10 (27.78%) CEH
4 10 (27.78%) CISM
5 6 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 5 (13.89%) GCIA
7 2 (5.56%) GIAC
8 1 (2.78%) CCIE
8 1 (2.78%) CCNP
8 1 (2.78%) CCDP
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Sourcefire
4 3 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet