The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 146 182 195
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +13
Permanent jobs citing CESG 17 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 0.20% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 0.58% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.20% -4.00%
CESG
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
823 1204 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.10% 34.44% 32.68%
Number of salaries quoted 713 894 906
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CESG
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CESG Salary Trend in Leeds

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CESG.

1 36 (97.30%) Information Security
2 35 (94.59%) Degree
3 33 (89.19%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (89.19%) C
3 33 (89.19%) C++
3 33 (89.19%) Java
3 33 (89.19%) Unix
3 33 (89.19%) Windows
3 33 (89.19%) PHP
3 33 (89.19%) CREST Certified
4 29 (78.38%) Python
4 29 (78.38%) Perl
4 29 (78.38%) Wireless
4 29 (78.38%) Ruby
4 29 (78.38%) Wireless Security
4 29 (78.38%) Mobile App
5 27 (72.97%) Publishing
6 26 (70.27%) SC Cleared
6 26 (70.27%) Security Cleared
7 18 (48.65%) Social Engineering
8 12 (32.43%) Security Testing
9 9 (24.32%) CHECK Team Member
10 7 (18.92%) Tigerscheme
11 6 (16.22%) CHECK Team Leader
11 6 (16.22%) Network Security
11 6 (16.22%) CISSP
12 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
12 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
13 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (78.38%) Wireless
1 29 (78.38%) Wireless Security
2 6 (16.22%) Network Security
General
1 27 (72.97%) Publishing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Penetration Tester
1 25 (67.57%) Tester
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Tester
3 10 (27.03%) Consultant
3 10 (27.03%) Security Consultant
4 8 (21.62%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Ethical Hacker
5 4 (10.81%) Security Penetration Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Security Tester
6 2 (5.41%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Unix
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Information Security
2 33 (89.19%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (48.65%) Social Engineering
4 12 (32.43%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (10.81%) Network Packet Capture
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Remediation Plan
6 4 (10.81%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (5.41%) Presales
8 1 (2.70%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (2.70%) Internal Audit
8 1 (2.70%) People Management
8 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) C
1 33 (89.19%) C++
1 33 (89.19%) Java
1 33 (89.19%) PHP
2 29 (78.38%) Perl
2 29 (78.38%) Python
2 29 (78.38%) Ruby
3 4 (10.81%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (94.59%) Degree
2 33 (89.19%) CREST Certified
3 26 (70.27%) SC Cleared
3 26 (70.27%) Security Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) CHECK Team Member
5 7 (18.92%) Tigerscheme
6 6 (16.22%) CHECK Team Leader
6 6 (16.22%) CISSP
7 2 (5.41%) CEH
7 2 (5.41%) CISA
7 2 (5.41%) OSCP
7 2 (5.41%) PCI QSA
8 1 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) SLA