The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG 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 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 405 395 398
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing CESG 41 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.50% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 32
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £45,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
CESG
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
7720 7644 8059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.69% 35.38% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5827 6200 6724
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 £64,500 £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 the South East

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CESG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CESG Salary Trend in the South East

CESG
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

CESG Salary Histogram in the South East

CESG
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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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
Surrey +6 19 £60,000 +4.34%
Hampshire -9 13 £52,500 -34.37%
Berkshire -9 8 £58,750 +30.55% 5
Oxfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
M4 Corridor -6 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 65 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 62 (59.62%) Risk Management
3 56 (53.85%) CISSP
4 53 (50.96%) RMADS
5 52 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
6 49 (47.12%) Management Information System
7 41 (39.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 41 (39.42%) Information Assurance
8 40 (38.46%) SC Cleared
9 35 (33.65%) Degree
10 32 (30.77%) SOA
11 31 (29.81%) Windows
12 29 (27.88%) Information Security
13 28 (26.92%) Risk Analysis
14 27 (25.96%) Security Architecture
15 22 (21.15%) Law
15 22 (21.15%) DV Cleared
16 21 (20.19%) CISM
17 20 (19.23%) ISMS
18 19 (18.27%) UML
19 18 (17.31%) Linux
19 18 (17.31%) Web Services
19 18 (17.31%) JSP 440
20 17 (16.35%) Cryptography
21 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
22 15 (14.42%) DNS
22 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
22 15 (14.42%) Technical Architecture
22 15 (14.42%) PKI
23 14 (13.46%) CRAMM

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.62%) Tomcat
1 10 (9.62%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) DNS
2 13 (12.50%) Network Security
3 12 (11.54%) X.509
4 10 (9.62%) DHCP
5 9 (8.65%) Firewall
6 7 (6.73%) LAN
6 7 (6.73%) WAN
7 5 (4.81%) tcpdump
7 5 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.81%) Wireshark
7 5 (4.81%) LDAP
7 5 (4.81%) SMTP
7 5 (4.81%) FTP
7 5 (4.81%) HTTP
7 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.88%) VPN
9 2 (1.92%) OSPF
9 2 (1.92%) SAN
9 2 (1.92%) BGP
9 2 (1.92%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 10 (9.62%) MySQL
General
1 22 (21.15%) Law
2 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.77%) Local Government
4 3 (2.88%) Military
5 2 (1.92%) Electronics
5 2 (1.92%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Architect
1 30 (28.85%) Consultant
2 27 (25.96%) Security Architect
3 20 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (17.31%) Technical Architect
5 17 (16.35%) Security Consultant
6 16 (15.38%) Security Specialist
7 15 (14.42%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 12 (11.54%) CLAS Consultant
8 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 11 (10.58%) Information Security Specialist
9 11 (10.58%) Information Specialist
10 10 (9.62%) Security Advisor
10 10 (9.62%) Information Assurance Consultant
11 6 (5.77%) Compliance Specialist
12 5 (4.81%) Analyst
12 5 (4.81%) Security Analyst
13 3 (2.88%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 3 (2.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 3 (2.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.31%) Web Services
2 10 (9.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (50.96%) RMADS
2 52 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
3 49 (47.12%) Management Information System
4 17 (16.35%) Cryptography
5 15 (14.42%) PKI
6 12 (11.54%) Smartcard
7 10 (9.62%) Clustering
8 6 (5.77%) Kindle
9 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.96%) Social Network
10 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.96%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.81%) Windows
2 18 (17.31%) Linux
3 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.62%) Windows 8
4 10 (9.62%) Windows 7
4 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.77%) UNIX
6 5 (4.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.62%) Risk Management
2 41 (39.42%) Information Assurance
3 32 (30.77%) SOA
4 29 (27.88%) Information Security
5 28 (26.92%) Risk Analysis
6 27 (25.96%) Security Architecture
7 20 (19.23%) ISMS
8 19 (18.27%) UML
9 15 (14.42%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (13.46%) CRAMM
11 10 (9.62%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (9.62%) Network Design
11 10 (9.62%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (8.65%) Service Management
13 7 (6.73%) Cyber Security
13 7 (6.73%) Migration
14 6 (5.77%) Business Continuity
14 6 (5.77%) Logistics
14 6 (5.77%) BCP
14 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) SQL
2 1 (0.96%) C
2 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 65 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 56 (53.85%) CISSP
3 40 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 35 (33.65%) Degree
5 22 (21.15%) DV Cleared
6 21 (20.19%) CISM
7 12 (11.54%) CEH
7 12 (11.54%) MCSE
7 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.81%) CCNP
8 5 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.81%) GCIA
9 3 (2.88%) CCIE
9 3 (2.88%) CCDP
10 2 (1.92%) CCNA
10 2 (1.92%) CISA
10 2 (1.92%) GIAC
10 2 (1.92%) CCSA
10 2 (1.92%) CCSE
10 2 (1.92%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (39.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (17.31%) JSP 440
3 6 (5.77%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.81%) Snort
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle
3 8 (7.69%) Sourcefire
3 8 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (2.88%) LogRhythm
4 3 (2.88%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.92%) Citrix
5 2 (1.92%) McAfee
5 2 (1.92%) Sophos
5 2 (1.92%) Juniper
5 2 (1.92%) NetApp
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.92%) BT
5 2 (1.92%) VMware
5 2 (1.92%) Brocade
5 2 (1.92%) Splunk
5 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
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