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 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
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 577 608 609
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Permanent jobs citing CESG 35 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.062% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.14% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 16
Average salary £60,000 £67,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,000 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
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
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +20 4 £32,750 -47.80%
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (52.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (51.11%) CESG CLAS
3 42 (46.67%) Information Security
4 29 (32.22%) Firewall
4 29 (32.22%) CISSP
5 24 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 24 (26.67%) Security Architecture
6 22 (24.44%) ISMS
7 21 (23.33%) Information Assurance
7 21 (23.33%) RMADS
8 20 (22.22%) Risk Management
9 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
9 19 (21.11%) ITIL
9 19 (21.11%) LAN
9 19 (21.11%) WAN
9 19 (21.11%) Management Information System
9 19 (21.11%) PCI DSS
10 18 (20.00%) Linux
10 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 18 (20.00%) CISM
11 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
11 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
12 15 (16.67%) VMware
12 15 (16.67%) Windows
13 14 (15.56%) SAN
13 14 (15.56%) MySQL
13 14 (15.56%) Security Testing
14 13 (14.44%) VPN
14 13 (14.44%) iSCSI
14 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) Apache
2 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) MS Project
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.22%) Firewall
2 19 (21.11%) LAN
2 19 (21.11%) WAN
3 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 14 (15.56%) SAN
5 13 (14.44%) iSCSI
5 13 (14.44%) VPN
6 10 (11.11%) Network Security
7 9 (10.00%) LDAP
8 8 (8.89%) SNMP
8 8 (8.89%) MRTG
9 7 (7.78%) HTTP
9 7 (7.78%) DNS
9 7 (7.78%) IPsec
9 7 (7.78%) DMZ
10 5 (5.56%) NAS
11 4 (4.44%) Wireless
12 3 (3.33%) Internet
13 2 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) MySQL
2 8 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
2 7 (7.78%) Local Government
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.44%) Electronics
5 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (26.67%) Architect
2 22 (24.44%) Consultant
3 14 (15.56%) Security Architect
3 14 (15.56%) CLAS Consultant
4 13 (14.44%) Security Consultant
5 12 (13.33%) Security Manager
6 9 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Programme Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Systems Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Auditor
9 3 (3.33%) Information Security Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (3.33%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Principle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (4.44%) JSP
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (51.11%) CESG CLAS
2 21 (23.33%) RMADS
3 19 (21.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.89%) Streaming Video
4 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.78%) Replication
5 7 (7.78%) Clustering
6 6 (6.67%) Cryptography
7 5 (5.56%) PKI
8 4 (4.44%) PMI
9 3 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (2.22%) User Experience
10 2 (2.22%) GIS
11 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Linux
2 15 (16.67%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.89%) CentOS
4 4 (4.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Information Security
2 24 (26.67%) Security Architecture
3 22 (24.44%) ISMS
4 21 (23.33%) Information Assurance
5 20 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 19 (21.11%) ITIL
7 14 (15.56%) Security Testing
8 11 (12.22%) TOGAF
8 11 (12.22%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.89%) DRM
10 8 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (8.89%) Time Management
10 8 (8.89%) Load Balancing
10 8 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (7.78%) SABSA
11 7 (7.78%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) Java
2 8 (8.89%) Perl
2 8 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 7 (7.78%) SQL
4 4 (4.44%) C
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (32.22%) CISSP
2 24 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) CISM
4 12 (13.33%) CISA
5 7 (7.78%) DV Cleared
6 6 (6.67%) CEH
7 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.33%) SSCP
8 3 (3.33%) MCSE
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.33%) Degree
9 2 (2.22%) CGEIT
9 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.22%) CCNA
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.22%) ISSEP
10 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.11%) RHCT
10 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (52.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (21.11%) PCI DSS
3 11 (12.22%) JSP 440
4 3 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.33%) COBIT
4 3 (3.33%) QA
5 2 (2.22%) CESG Infosec
6 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.89%) XenServer
3 7 (7.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Nagios
1 8 (8.89%) WSUS
1 8 (8.89%) SELinux
1 8 (8.89%) Icinga
2 7 (7.78%) OpenView
3 5 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.67%) VMware
3 11 (12.22%) Red Hat
4 10 (11.11%) Oracle
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco
6 7 (7.78%) Juniper
6 7 (7.78%) HP
6 7 (7.78%) Dell
6 7 (7.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.78%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.56%) F5
7 5 (5.56%) BT
7 5 (5.56%) CA
8 3 (3.33%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (1.11%) IBM
10 1 (1.11%) Symantec
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