The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 569 590 611
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +21
Permanent jobs citing CESG 44 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.054% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
Average salary £70,000 £67,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £48,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £88,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -20.83%
CESG
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
18146 19166 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.73% 45.36% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 15208 16512
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £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
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in London

CESG
Salary Trend in London

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

CESG Salary Trend in London

CESG
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CESG Salary Histogram in London

CESG
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
City of London -7 2 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 35 (44.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (41.03%) Firewall
2 32 (41.03%) Information Security
2 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 31 (39.74%) CESG CLAS
4 28 (35.90%) Linux
5 26 (33.33%) LAN
5 26 (33.33%) WAN
5 26 (33.33%) CISSP
6 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
6 23 (29.49%) Java
7 22 (28.21%) MySQL
7 22 (28.21%) LDAP
7 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
7 22 (28.21%) SAN
7 22 (28.21%) DRM
7 22 (28.21%) Management Information System
7 22 (28.21%) MongoDB
8 21 (26.92%) MRTG
8 21 (26.92%) Icinga
8 21 (26.92%) Time Management
8 21 (26.92%) iSCSI
8 21 (26.92%) Information Assurance
8 21 (26.92%) VMware
8 21 (26.92%) Nagios
8 21 (26.92%) Red Hat
8 21 (26.92%) SNMP
8 21 (26.92%) VPN
8 21 (26.92%) Windows
9 20 (25.64%) Security Architecture

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 18 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 18 (23.08%) Apache
1 18 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (41.03%) Firewall
2 26 (33.33%) LAN
2 26 (33.33%) WAN
3 22 (28.21%) LDAP
3 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
3 22 (28.21%) SAN
4 21 (26.92%) MRTG
4 21 (26.92%) iSCSI
4 21 (26.92%) SNMP
4 21 (26.92%) VPN
5 8 (10.26%) Network Security
6 6 (7.69%) Internet
7 5 (6.41%) Wireless
8 3 (3.85%) IPsec
8 3 (3.85%) SSL
8 3 (3.85%) DMZ
9 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) MySQL
1 22 (28.21%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (6.41%) Electronics
1 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Local Government
2 4 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Architect
2 14 (17.95%) Security Architect
3 12 (15.38%) Consultant
4 11 (14.10%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (14.10%) Administrator
4 11 (14.10%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 11 (14.10%) Systems Manager
5 10 (12.82%) Security Manager
6 7 (8.97%) CLAS Consultant
6 7 (8.97%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Information Security Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Test Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Operations Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Systems Architect
10 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.13%) Web Services
3 3 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.28%) Spring
4 1 (1.28%) Java EE
4 1 (1.28%) CSS
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.74%) CESG CLAS
2 22 (28.21%) Management Information System
3 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (23.08%) Streaming Video
5 13 (16.67%) RMADS
6 6 (7.69%) Cryptography
7 5 (6.41%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (6.41%) PKI
8 3 (3.85%) PMI
9 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (2.56%) GIS
9 2 (2.56%) User Experience
9 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.28%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Linux
2 21 (26.92%) Windows
3 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (23.08%) CentOS
4 4 (5.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Information Security
2 22 (28.21%) DRM
3 21 (26.92%) Time Management
3 21 (26.92%) Information Assurance
4 20 (25.64%) Security Architecture
5 18 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 15 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 14 (17.95%) ISMS
8 13 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 13 (16.67%) ITIL
9 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (10.26%) Security Testing
9 8 (10.26%) SABSA
10 6 (7.69%) Service Management
10 6 (7.69%) UML
10 6 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) Java
2 18 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 18 (23.08%) Perl
3 4 (5.13%) SQL
3 4 (5.13%) C
4 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) CISSP
2 18 (23.08%) CISM
3 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
4 11 (14.10%) CISA
4 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.97%) CEH
6 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
6 5 (6.41%) SSCP
7 3 (3.85%) Degree
7 3 (3.85%) MCSE
7 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.85%) CCNA
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.56%) ISSEP
8 2 (2.56%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (44.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (19.23%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.69%) JSP 440
4 3 (3.85%) QA
4 3 (3.85%) COBIT
4 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.56%) CESG Infosec
6 1 (1.28%) SLA
6 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (23.08%) XenServer
1 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) Icinga
1 21 (26.92%) Nagios
2 18 (23.08%) SELinux
2 18 (23.08%) WSUS
3 4 (5.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.92%) VMware
2 21 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.13%) CA
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) BT
4 3 (3.85%) MobileIron
4 3 (3.85%) Juniper
4 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) Symantec
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Competitive Day rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 25 days ago