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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 145 133 137
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing CESG 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 1.14% 1.06%
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 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
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
871 877 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.85% 35.28% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 571 602 582
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 11 (91.67%) CESG CLAS
2 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (66.67%) CISSP
3 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Cyber Security
4 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) RMADS
6 4 (33.33%) MBCS
6 4 (33.33%) CISMP
6 4 (33.33%) ISMS
6 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (33.33%) CITP
7 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Network Design
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (25.00%) CISM
7 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) CRISC

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
3 4 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
6 1 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (8.33%) CLAS Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (41.67%) RMADS
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
1 7 (58.33%) Cyber Security
2 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) ISMS
4 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (25.00%) Network Design
5 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (8.33%) SABSA
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) CITP
3 4 (33.33%) CISMP
3 4 (33.33%) MBCS
4 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) GIAC
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) CRISC
6 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (8.33%) BS7799
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