The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 141 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.17% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -24.00%
CESG CLAS
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
863 856 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.80% 35.27% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 560 586 587
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in Reading

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) CESG
2 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security
3 7 (63.64%) CISSP
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Cyber Security
4 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
4 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
6 4 (36.36%) Security Management
6 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (36.36%) CITP
6 4 (36.36%) CISMP
6 4 (36.36%) MBCS
6 4 (36.36%) ISMS
6 4 (36.36%) RMADS
6 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
7 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
7 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (18.18%) CISA
8 2 (18.18%) CISM

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Security Manager
2 4 (36.36%) CLAS Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) CLAS Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) CESG
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (36.36%) RMADS
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
1 7 (63.64%) Cyber Security
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) ISMS
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Business Development
6 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (9.09%) SABSA
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CITP
2 4 (36.36%) CISMP
2 4 (36.36%) MBCS
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) GIAC
4 2 (18.18%) CRISC
5 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) BS7799