The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 129 132 108
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing CESG 7 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.42% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.14% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 25
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.54%
CESG
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
831 877 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.26% 37.21% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 565 550 663
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CESG
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CESG Salary Trend in Reading

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (58.33%) Information Assurance
4 6 (50.00%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Publishing
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) CISSP
5 5 (41.67%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) CISMP
6 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (33.33%) CITP
6 4 (33.33%) ISMS
6 4 (33.33%) MBCS
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) Security Management
7 1 (8.33%) CISA
7 1 (8.33%) CISM

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 6 (50.00%) Publishing
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Security Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 6 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Cyber Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) CLAS Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (58.33%) Information Assurance
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (50.00%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) ISMS
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) CISMP
3 4 (33.33%) MBCS
3 4 (33.33%) CITP
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) BS7799
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle