The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 252 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% - 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.63%
CESG CLAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2395 2450 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.73% 34.25% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1866 1954
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the North West region.

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in the North West

CESG CLAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS.

1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft