The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 410 415 436
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 30 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.052% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 10
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £58,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -17.14%
CESG CLAS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7993 7320 8112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.33% 34.65% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6023 5991 6783
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in the South East

CESG CLAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the South East

CESG CLAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Hampshire - 13 £52,500 -
Surrey - 9 £50,000 -
Berkshire -2 6 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex - 2 - -
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 53 (100.00%) CESG
2 41 (77.36%) Information Assurance
3 40 (75.47%) Security Cleared
4 37 (69.81%) RMADS
4 37 (69.81%) Management Information System
5 36 (67.92%) SC Cleared
6 35 (66.04%) CISSP
7 23 (43.40%) Risk Management
8 22 (41.51%) DV Cleared
9 20 (37.74%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (35.85%) Security Architecture
11 17 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (26.42%) CRAMM
12 14 (26.42%) ISMS
12 14 (26.42%) Network Design
12 14 (26.42%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (26.42%) Information Security
12 14 (26.42%) SOA
13 13 (24.53%) Windows
14 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
14 12 (22.64%) Smartcard
14 12 (22.64%) X.509
14 12 (22.64%) PKI
14 12 (22.64%) Cryptography
15 9 (16.98%) Risk Analysis
15 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
15 9 (16.98%) CISM
16 7 (13.21%) Law
16 7 (13.21%) Degree
17 6 (11.32%) Local Government

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) X.509
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
General
1 7 (13.21%) Law
2 6 (11.32%) Local Government
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Electronics
4 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Consultant
2 16 (30.19%) CLAS Consultant
3 14 (26.42%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) Security Consultant
5 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 9 (16.98%) Security Advisor
7 7 (13.21%) Architect
7 7 (13.21%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Auditor
8 2 (3.77%) Information Security Auditor
9 1 (1.89%) Information Security Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Administrator
9 1 (1.89%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) CESG
2 37 (69.81%) Management Information System
2 37 (69.81%) RMADS
3 12 (22.64%) Smartcard
3 12 (22.64%) Cryptography
3 12 (22.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) Information Assurance
2 23 (43.40%) Risk Management
3 20 (37.74%) Technical Architecture
4 19 (35.85%) Security Architecture
5 14 (26.42%) Network Design
5 14 (26.42%) SOA
5 14 (26.42%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (26.42%) Information Security
5 14 (26.42%) CRAMM
5 14 (26.42%) ISMS
6 9 (16.98%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Logistics
7 6 (11.32%) Service Management
7 6 (11.32%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.77%) Information Management
9 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.77%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.77%) Communications Security
10 1 (1.89%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 40 (75.47%) Security Cleared
2 36 (67.92%) SC Cleared
3 35 (66.04%) CISSP
4 22 (41.51%) DV Cleared
5 9 (16.98%) CISM
6 7 (13.21%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) BT
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco