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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 589 588 613
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing CESG 38 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.065% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.14% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 12
Average salary £55,500 £63,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.59% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,500 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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
19710 20631 22520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.42% 46.09% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16100 16987 19007
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +14 8 £46,350 -27.00% 4
Teddington - 1 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 46 (52.27%) CESG CLAS
2 42 (47.73%) Information Security
2 42 (47.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (30.68%) Firewall
3 27 (30.68%) CISSP
3 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
4 23 (26.14%) SC Cleared
5 22 (25.00%) RMADS
6 20 (22.73%) PCI DSS
6 20 (22.73%) ISMS
6 20 (22.73%) Security Architecture
7 18 (20.45%) Information Assurance
7 18 (20.45%) Risk Management
8 17 (19.32%) CISM
8 17 (19.32%) Oracle
8 17 (19.32%) ITIL
9 14 (15.91%) Windows
9 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
9 14 (15.91%) SQL
9 14 (15.91%) LAN
9 14 (15.91%) WAN
9 14 (15.91%) CISA
9 14 (15.91%) OpenView
9 14 (15.91%) HP
9 14 (15.91%) Dell
9 14 (15.91%) Replication
9 14 (15.91%) Clustering
10 13 (14.77%) HTTP
10 13 (14.77%) NFS
10 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (7.95%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) MS Project
4 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) Firewall
2 14 (15.91%) LAN
2 14 (15.91%) WAN
3 13 (14.77%) HTTP
3 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.77%) DNS
4 12 (13.64%) Network Security
5 10 (11.36%) IPsec
5 10 (11.36%) VPN
6 8 (9.09%) SAN
6 8 (9.09%) NAS
7 7 (7.95%) iSCSI
7 7 (7.95%) DMZ
8 2 (2.27%) Internet
8 2 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
1 10 (11.36%) Local Government
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Electronics
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Consultant
2 18 (20.45%) Architect
3 16 (18.18%) CLAS Consultant
4 13 (14.77%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.50%) Security Manager
6 10 (11.36%) Security Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.95%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (7.95%) Auditor
9 5 (5.68%) Programme Manager
10 4 (4.55%) CLAS Security Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Information Security Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Information Security Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Principle Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
12 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.27%) Test Manager
12 2 (2.27%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) JSP
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (52.27%) CESG CLAS
2 22 (25.00%) RMADS
3 14 (15.91%) Replication
3 14 (15.91%) Clustering
4 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.68%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.55%) PMI
7 3 (3.41%) PKI
7 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.27%) User Experience
8 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Windows
2 12 (13.64%) Linux
3 4 (4.55%) AIX
4 3 (3.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Information Security
2 20 (22.73%) ISMS
2 20 (22.73%) Security Architecture
3 18 (20.45%) Information Assurance
3 18 (20.45%) Risk Management
4 17 (19.32%) ITIL
5 11 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 10 (11.36%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (10.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (10.23%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) Information Security Management
9 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.68%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.68%) Security Management
9 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) C
3 3 (3.41%) C++
4 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (30.68%) CISSP
1 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.14%) SC Cleared
3 17 (19.32%) CISM
4 14 (15.91%) CISA
5 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.55%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.41%) CEH
8 2 (2.27%) ISSEP
8 2 (2.27%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.27%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.14%) RHCT
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.14%) RHCE
9 1 (1.14%) MCP
9 1 (1.14%) MCSE
9 1 (1.14%) ISEB
9 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (47.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (22.73%) PCI DSS
3 9 (10.23%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.27%) QA
4 2 (2.27%) CESG Infosec
5 1 (1.14%) COBIT
5 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) NFS
2 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) OpenView
2 8 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) HP
2 14 (15.91%) Dell
3 12 (13.64%) SolarWinds
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.09%) Cisco
4 8 (9.09%) CA
5 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.95%) Juniper
5 7 (7.95%) VMware
5 7 (7.95%) F5
6 5 (5.68%) BT
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 p.a.
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago