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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 159 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing CESG 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.028% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.090% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £61,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +23.07%
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
1098 1111 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.16% 31.29% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 765 812 1027
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Information Security
3 12 (85.71%) Publishing
3 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (85.71%) Ruby
3 12 (85.71%) C
3 12 (85.71%) C++
3 12 (85.71%) Java
3 12 (85.71%) Perl
3 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 12 (85.71%) Unix
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Python
3 12 (85.71%) Wireless
3 12 (85.71%) Wireless Security
3 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (85.71%) Mobile App
3 12 (85.71%) CREST Certified
4 7 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Social Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) CISSP
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Security
7 1 (7.14%) Security Management

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Wireless
1 12 (85.71%) Wireless Security
General
1 12 (85.71%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Unix
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Social Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
1 12 (85.71%) C++
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Perl
1 12 (85.71%) PHP
1 12 (85.71%) Python
1 12 (85.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) CREST Certified
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago