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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 594 602 624
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs citing CESG 49 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 18
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
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
19381 19047 19588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.25% 45.73% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16168 15675 15536
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +63 6 £55,000 - 2
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 65 (69.15%) CISSP
2 50 (53.19%) Information Security
3 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (46.81%) Information Assurance
5 43 (45.74%) CESG Certified Professional
6 40 (42.55%) Management Information System
7 36 (38.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 34 (36.17%) Security Cleared
9 30 (31.91%) Risk Management
10 27 (28.72%) CESG CLAS
10 27 (28.72%) CLAS
11 25 (26.60%) VPN
12 24 (25.53%) Windows
12 24 (25.53%) Security Architecture
13 23 (24.47%) Cybersecurity
13 23 (24.47%) Firewall
13 23 (24.47%) CISM
14 22 (23.40%) Java
15 21 (22.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 21 (22.34%) Linux
15 21 (22.34%) Active Directory
16 19 (20.21%) TOGAF
16 19 (20.21%) Finance
17 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
17 18 (19.15%) WAN
17 18 (19.15%) Perl
17 18 (19.15%) CISA
17 18 (19.15%) SC Cleared
17 18 (19.15%) DV Cleared
18 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (18.09%) Apache
1 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (18.09%) MS Exchange
1 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Project
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) SaaS
3 4 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.60%) VPN
2 23 (24.47%) Firewall
3 18 (19.15%) WAN
4 17 (18.09%) iSCSI
4 17 (18.09%) LAN
4 17 (18.09%) LDAP
4 17 (18.09%) MRTG
4 17 (18.09%) SAN
4 17 (18.09%) SNMP
4 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.64%) Network Security
6 4 (4.26%) Internet
6 4 (4.26%) SSL
7 2 (2.13%) Wireless
8 1 (1.06%) DMZ
8 1 (1.06%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) MySQL
2 9 (9.57%) GIS
3 6 (6.38%) Big Data
General
1 19 (20.21%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Legal
3 8 (8.51%) Local Government
3 8 (8.51%) Publishing
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Architect
2 22 (23.40%) Security Architect
3 17 (18.09%) Administrator
3 17 (18.09%) Consultant
3 17 (18.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 17 (18.09%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 17 (18.09%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (15.96%) Security Consultant
5 13 (13.83%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (13.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (10.64%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.45%) Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Security Officer
10 4 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 4 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Information Assurance Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Operational Security Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) LAMP
2 4 (4.26%) OAuth
2 4 (4.26%) SAML
2 4 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (42.55%) Management Information System
2 27 (28.72%) CESG CLAS
3 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (13.83%) PKI
5 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.38%) BYOD
7 4 (4.26%) Bitcoin
7 4 (4.26%) Cryptocurrency
7 4 (4.26%) Fintech
7 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.26%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) Windows
2 21 (22.34%) Linux
3 17 (18.09%) CentOS
3 17 (18.09%) Windows Server
3 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.19%) Information Security
2 44 (46.81%) Information Assurance
3 30 (31.91%) Risk Management
4 24 (25.53%) Security Architecture
5 23 (24.47%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (22.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 19 (20.21%) TOGAF
8 17 (18.09%) Configuration Management
8 17 (18.09%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (18.09%) Risk Assessment
8 17 (18.09%) Security Management
9 16 (17.02%) SABSA
10 14 (14.89%) ISMS
11 13 (13.83%) ITIL
11 13 (13.83%) Load Balancing
11 13 (13.83%) Security Testing
12 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (12.77%) Data Protection
13 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (10.64%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) Java
2 18 (19.15%) Perl
3 17 (18.09%) Bash Shell
4 15 (15.96%) C
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (69.15%) CISSP
2 43 (45.74%) CESG Certified Professional
3 34 (36.17%) Security Cleared
4 27 (28.72%) CLAS
5 23 (24.47%) CISM
6 18 (19.15%) CISA
6 18 (19.15%) DV Cleared
6 18 (19.15%) SC Cleared
7 14 (14.89%) Degree
8 9 (9.57%) CEH
9 6 (6.38%) SSCP
10 5 (5.32%) CISMP
11 4 (4.26%) ISSAP
11 4 (4.26%) MBA
12 3 (3.19%) CGEIT
12 3 (3.19%) CITP
12 3 (3.19%) GIAC
12 3 (3.19%) ISSEP
12 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.19%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (38.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 16 (17.02%) JSP 440
4 12 (12.77%) PCI DSS
5 10 (10.64%) COBIT
5 10 (10.64%) ISO27002
6 3 (3.19%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (22.34%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.09%) XenServer
3 4 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) Icinga
1 17 (18.09%) Nagios
1 17 (18.09%) SELinux
1 17 (18.09%) WSUS
2 4 (4.26%) Ansible
2 4 (4.26%) Nessus
2 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.26%) Puppet
3 3 (3.19%) EnCase
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.09%) Red Hat
2 17 (18.09%) VMware
3 7 (7.45%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) Qualys
4 4 (4.26%) Splunk
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle
6 1 (1.06%) Capita
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) SunGard
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bens, car,
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 13 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago