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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 161 160 155
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing CESG 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1008 1322 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.40% 40.59% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 672 794 637
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Glasgow - 1 - -
CESG
UK

CESG
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
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