The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 156 152 180
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing CESG 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.096% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% 0.25% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £38,000 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.99%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
CESG
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1162 1193 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.56% 38.03% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 651 716 823
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,545
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CESG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CESG Salary Trend in Scotland

CESG
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -13 1 - -
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CESG.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) CEH
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (25.00%) CCFP
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacker
1 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CEH
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCFP
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework