The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG 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 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 254 236 252
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing CESG 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.37% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £70,000 £85,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +33.33%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2411 2161 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.54% 31.52% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1787 1957
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CESG
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CESG Salary Trend in the North West

CESG
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 within the North West 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
(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 -4 3 £70,000 -17.64%
Cheshire - 2 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (77.78%) CESG CLAS
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Architecture
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) RMADS
4 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) RMDS
5 4 (44.44%) CISM
5 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 4 (44.44%) ISMS
5 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) SSCP
7 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (22.22%) CEH
7 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
7 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) CLAS Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Principle Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Information Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (66.67%) RMADS
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Security Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISMS
3 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) CEH
4 2 (22.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
North West
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