The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 599 617 618
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 13 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.042% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.093% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 7
Average salary £60,000 £68,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% -8.66%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +4.58%
CESG CLAS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19343 20396 21614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.68% 44.92% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16092 16309 18061
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in London

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in London

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

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in London

CESG CLAS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in London

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS.

1 46 (100.00%) CESG
2 37 (80.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (58.70%) Information Security
4 21 (45.65%) CISSP
4 21 (45.65%) ISMS
5 20 (43.48%) RMADS
6 18 (39.13%) Security Architecture
7 17 (36.96%) Risk Management
8 16 (34.78%) Firewall
9 14 (30.43%) PCI DSS
10 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
11 11 (23.91%) Information Assurance
11 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
12 10 (21.74%) JSP 440
12 10 (21.74%) CISM
13 9 (19.57%) CISA
13 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
13 9 (19.57%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (19.57%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (19.57%) Security Testing
14 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 7 (15.22%) Network Security
14 7 (15.22%) DMZ
14 7 (15.22%) Local Government
15 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
15 6 (13.04%) SABSA
15 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
15 6 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
16 5 (10.87%) Oracle
16 5 (10.87%) Microsoft

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) DMZ
2 7 (15.22%) Network Security
3 4 (8.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (15.22%) Local Government
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Consultant
2 14 (30.43%) CLAS Consultant
3 11 (23.91%) Security Consultant
3 11 (23.91%) Architect
3 11 (23.91%) Security Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.70%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Principle Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Auditor
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Principal Security Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Trainee
8 1 (2.17%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (100.00%) CESG
2 20 (43.48%) RMADS
3 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) GIS
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) AIX
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Information Security
2 21 (45.65%) ISMS
3 18 (39.13%) Security Architecture
4 17 (36.96%) Risk Management
5 11 (23.91%) Information Assurance
6 9 (19.57%) Security Testing
6 9 (19.57%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (19.57%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (13.04%) SABSA
9 4 (8.70%) Information Security Management
9 4 (8.70%) ITIL
9 4 (8.70%) Security Management
10 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security
11 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (4.35%) Information Governance
11 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) CISSP
2 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) CISM
4 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) CISA
5 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) CGEIT
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CEH
6 2 (4.35%) ISSEP
6 2 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (2.17%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.17%) SSCP
7 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (80.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (30.43%) PCI DSS
3 10 (21.74%) JSP 440
4 2 (4.35%) COBIT
5 1 (2.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.87%) CA
1 5 (10.87%) BT
2 1 (2.17%) Symantec