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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 563 573 629
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +56
Permanent jobs citing CESG 58 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.096% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.24% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 16
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,350 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% -10.83%
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
17236 17826 20305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.32% 39.67% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14097 14487 17463
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -15 10 £46,350 -33.78% 2
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (47.56%) Information Security
2 36 (43.90%) CESG CLAS
3 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
4 26 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (29.27%) SC Cleared
6 23 (28.05%) CISSP
7 22 (26.83%) Oracle
7 22 (26.83%) Firewall
8 19 (23.17%) Risk Management
9 18 (21.95%) PCI DSS
10 17 (20.73%) RMADS
11 16 (19.51%) Windows
12 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.07%) SQL
12 14 (17.07%) LAN
12 14 (17.07%) WAN
12 14 (17.07%) CISM
12 14 (17.07%) OpenView
12 14 (17.07%) HP
12 14 (17.07%) Dell
12 14 (17.07%) Replication
12 14 (17.07%) Clustering
12 14 (17.07%) Security Architecture
13 13 (15.85%) Network Security
13 13 (15.85%) HTTP
13 13 (15.85%) NFS
13 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
13 13 (15.85%) DNS
14 12 (14.63%) Linux
14 12 (14.63%) MS Excel

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
1 7 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.22%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) Firewall
2 14 (17.07%) LAN
2 14 (17.07%) WAN
3 13 (15.85%) Network Security
3 13 (15.85%) HTTP
3 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.85%) DNS
4 10 (12.20%) IPsec
4 10 (12.20%) VPN
5 8 (9.76%) SAN
5 8 (9.76%) NAS
6 7 (8.54%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.10%) DMZ
8 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) MySQL
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Local Government
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Consultant
2 18 (21.95%) Architect
3 17 (20.73%) Security Consultant
4 13 (15.85%) CLAS Consultant
5 10 (12.20%) Security Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.54%) Security Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Auditor
7 5 (6.10%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Principle Consultant
10 2 (2.44%) Trainee
10 2 (2.44%) Security Officer
10 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (2.44%) Information Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Web Services
1 6 (7.32%) XML
1 6 (7.32%) XSLT
1 6 (7.32%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (43.90%) CESG CLAS
2 17 (20.73%) RMADS
3 14 (17.07%) Replication
3 14 (17.07%) Clustering
4 8 (9.76%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.88%) PMI
6 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.66%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.44%) PKI
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Linux
3 6 (7.32%) Solaris
4 3 (3.66%) Android
4 3 (3.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Information Security
2 19 (23.17%) Risk Management
3 14 (17.07%) Security Architecture
4 12 (14.63%) ITIL
4 12 (14.63%) Security Testing
4 12 (14.63%) Information Assurance
5 10 (12.20%) ISMS
6 9 (10.98%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (8.54%) SOA
7 7 (8.54%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (7.32%) UML
8 6 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (7.32%) B2B
8 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.10%) Cyber Security
9 5 (6.10%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) C
3 3 (3.66%) C++
4 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
2 24 (29.27%) SC Cleared
3 23 (28.05%) CISSP
4 14 (17.07%) CISM
5 8 (9.76%) CISA
6 5 (6.10%) Degree
7 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.66%) CEH
9 2 (2.44%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.22%) RHCE
10 1 (1.22%) ISEB
10 1 (1.22%) MCP
10 1 (1.22%) MCSE
10 1 (1.22%) MBA
10 1 (1.22%) RHCT
10 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (21.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.32%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) NFS
2 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) OpenView
2 7 (8.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
3 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Oracle
2 14 (17.07%) HP
2 14 (17.07%) Dell
3 12 (14.63%) SolarWinds
4 8 (9.76%) Cisco
5 7 (8.54%) F5
5 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.54%) CA
5 7 (8.54%) Juniper
5 7 (8.54%) VMware
6 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.44%) BT
8 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.22%) IBM
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MI5
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £39,328 to £53,647 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 24 days ago