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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 579 571 643
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +72
Permanent jobs citing CESG 55 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.079% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.17% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 6
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,810 £51,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -3.33%
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
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +3 10 £46,350 -33.78% 4
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (51.22%) CESG CLAS
2 41 (50.00%) Information Security
3 34 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
5 25 (30.49%) SC Cleared
5 25 (30.49%) CISSP
5 25 (30.49%) Firewall
6 22 (26.83%) RMADS
7 19 (23.17%) PCI DSS
8 18 (21.95%) Risk Management
9 17 (20.73%) Oracle
9 17 (20.73%) Security Architecture
10 16 (19.51%) ISMS
10 16 (19.51%) Information Assurance
10 16 (19.51%) Windows
10 16 (19.51%) CISM
11 15 (18.29%) ITIL
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%) OpenView
12 14 (17.07%) HP
12 14 (17.07%) Dell
12 14 (17.07%) Replication
12 14 (17.07%) Clustering
13 13 (15.85%) Security Testing
13 13 (15.85%) Network Security
13 13 (15.85%) CISA
13 13 (15.85%) HTTP

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.44%) MS Project
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) Firewall
2 14 (17.07%) LAN
2 14 (17.07%) WAN
3 13 (15.85%) HTTP
3 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.85%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) Network Security
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
6 7 (8.54%) DMZ
7 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Local Government
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Consultant
2 15 (18.29%) Architect
2 15 (18.29%) Security Consultant
3 13 (15.85%) CLAS Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) Security Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Auditor
5 7 (8.54%) Security Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) CLAS Security Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Principle Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Information Security Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 2 (2.44%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Trainee
9 2 (2.44%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) JSP
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (51.22%) CESG CLAS
2 22 (26.83%) RMADS
3 14 (17.07%) Replication
3 14 (17.07%) Clustering
4 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) PMI
5 4 (4.88%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.22%) PKI
8 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 13 (15.85%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) AIX
4 3 (3.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Information Security
2 18 (21.95%) Risk Management
3 17 (20.73%) Security Architecture
4 16 (19.51%) ISMS
4 16 (19.51%) Information Assurance
5 15 (18.29%) ITIL
6 13 (15.85%) Security Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (10.98%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (10.98%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.10%) Information Security Management
9 5 (6.10%) Security Management
9 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.10%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) C
3 3 (3.66%) C++
4 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 25 (30.49%) CISSP
2 25 (30.49%) SC Cleared
3 16 (19.51%) CISM
4 13 (15.85%) CISA
5 5 (6.10%) Degree
5 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) CEH
6 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.44%) ISSEP
7 2 (2.44%) PCI QSA
7 2 (2.44%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.22%) MBA
8 1 (1.22%) RHCT
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.22%) RHCE
8 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (23.17%) PCI DSS
3 9 (10.98%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) NFS
2 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) OpenView
2 8 (9.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
3 1 (1.22%) SCOM
3 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 14 (17.07%) HP
2 14 (17.07%) Dell
3 12 (14.63%) SolarWinds
4 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.76%) Cisco
4 8 (9.76%) CA
5 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.54%) Juniper
5 7 (8.54%) VMware
5 7 (8.54%) F5
6 5 (6.10%) BT
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
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