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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 171 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CESG 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.04%
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
1202 1175 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.39% 31.97% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 881 888 544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
1 7 (100.00%) Nmap
1 7 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 7 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT
1 7 (100.00%) Social Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Acunetix
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Security
5 2 (28.57%) Tandem
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) Server Building
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Test Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Social Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Security
4 2 (28.57%) Server Building
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
1 7 (100.00%) Nmap
1 7 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Acunetix
3 2 (28.57%) Google