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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 592 576 594
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing CESG 30 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 28
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,350 £52,200
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £80,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -8.69%
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +18 3 £60,000 +29.44%
Croydon - 1 £29,846 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (59.09%) Information Security
2 37 (56.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (53.03%) CISSP
4 34 (51.52%) Information Assurance
5 31 (46.97%) Security Cleared
6 27 (40.91%) Management Information System
6 27 (40.91%) TOGAF
7 24 (36.36%) Risk Management
8 22 (33.33%) Firewall
8 22 (33.33%) SABSA
9 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
9 21 (31.82%) PKI
10 20 (30.30%) Security Architecture
11 18 (27.27%) JSP 440
11 18 (27.27%) CESG CLAS
11 18 (27.27%) ITIL
12 16 (24.24%) Security Testing
12 16 (24.24%) DV Cleared
13 15 (22.73%) CISM
14 14 (21.21%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (19.70%) Analytics
15 13 (19.70%) Finance
15 13 (19.70%) JSP
16 12 (18.18%) C
16 12 (18.18%) Windows
16 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.18%) VMware
16 12 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (13.64%) Apache
1 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) VPN
3 9 (13.64%) SAN
3 9 (13.64%) LDAP
3 9 (13.64%) LAN
3 9 (13.64%) WAN
3 9 (13.64%) SNMP
3 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (13.64%) iSCSI
4 8 (12.12%) MRTG
5 4 (6.06%) Internet
6 3 (4.55%) IPsec
7 2 (3.03%) DNS
8 1 (1.52%) SSL
8 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Local Government
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Architect
1 28 (42.42%) Security Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (16.67%) Information Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Administrator
3 11 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Security Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Consultant
5 8 (12.12%) Security Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Information Assurance Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (3.03%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) JSP
2 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 21 (31.82%) PKI
3 18 (27.27%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (13.64%) GIS
5 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.58%) RMADS
7 4 (6.06%) BYOD
7 4 (6.06%) Streaming Video
8 2 (3.03%) Clustering
8 2 (3.03%) DTV
8 2 (3.03%) EMC VNX
8 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.52%) SCADA
9 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (13.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Information Security
2 34 (51.52%) Information Assurance
3 27 (40.91%) TOGAF
4 24 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 22 (33.33%) SABSA
6 20 (30.30%) Security Architecture
7 18 (27.27%) ITIL
8 16 (24.24%) Security Testing
9 14 (21.21%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (19.70%) Analytics
11 12 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (16.67%) MODAF
12 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (16.67%) UML
12 11 (16.67%) Waterfall
13 9 (13.64%) Image Processing
13 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) C
2 9 (13.64%) Java
3 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (53.03%) CISSP
2 31 (46.97%) Security Cleared
3 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 16 (24.24%) DV Cleared
5 15 (22.73%) CISM
6 6 (9.09%) CISA
7 4 (6.06%) SSCP
8 2 (3.03%) CCNA
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.03%) CEH
8 2 (3.03%) ISSEP
8 2 (3.03%) Degree
8 2 (3.03%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.52%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.52%) CISMP
9 1 (1.52%) MCSE
9 1 (1.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (56.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (27.27%) JSP 440
3 12 (18.18%) COBIT
4 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
5 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
6 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.64%) XenServer
3 2 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) WSUS
1 9 (13.64%) SELinux
2 8 (12.12%) Icinga
2 8 (12.12%) Nagios
3 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.03%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 12 (18.18%) VMware
2 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Dell
5 2 (3.03%) EMC
5 2 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (1.52%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Juniper
6 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car,benefits
Posted: 10 days ago