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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 410 387 389
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing CESG 33 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.79% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 33
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -11.11%
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
7890 8455 8159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.09% 37.38% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6243 6481 6672
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -4 13 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Berkshire +6 7 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey -7 2 £45,000 -21.73% 1
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 48 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 33 (53.23%) CISSP
3 32 (51.61%) Firewall
4 28 (45.16%) ITIL
4 28 (45.16%) Information Security
5 24 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (37.10%) Windows
7 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
7 21 (33.87%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
8 20 (32.26%) Network Security
9 19 (30.65%) Information Assurance
9 19 (30.65%) CCNA
10 18 (29.03%) FTP
10 18 (29.03%) HTTP
10 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
10 18 (29.03%) DNS
10 18 (29.03%) SMTP
10 18 (29.03%) Linux
10 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
11 17 (27.42%) vSphere
11 17 (27.42%) DHCP
11 17 (27.42%) DMZ
11 17 (27.42%) X.400
11 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
11 17 (27.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (20.97%) Data Protection
14 12 (19.35%) Cyber Security
15 10 (16.13%) Cisco

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 6 (9.68%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.61%) Lync
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (51.61%) Firewall
2 20 (32.26%) Network Security
3 18 (29.03%) SMTP
3 18 (29.03%) FTP
3 18 (29.03%) HTTP
3 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 18 (29.03%) DNS
4 17 (27.42%) DHCP
4 17 (27.42%) DMZ
4 17 (27.42%) X.400
5 7 (11.29%) LAN
5 7 (11.29%) WAN
6 4 (6.45%) OSPF
6 4 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.61%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.61%) LDAP
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
8 1 (1.61%) IPsec
8 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
1 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Network Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) Security Manager
3 17 (27.42%) Network Security Engineer
3 17 (27.42%) Security Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Operational Security Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Compliance Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) IT Programme Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Programme Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Information Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Cyber Security Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Information Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) RMADS
3 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.90%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) UNIX
5 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) ITIL
1 28 (45.16%) Information Security
2 19 (30.65%) Information Assurance
3 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
4 13 (20.97%) Data Protection
5 12 (19.35%) Cyber Security
6 6 (9.68%) ISMS
6 6 (9.68%) Kanban
6 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
6 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.68%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.45%) Information Security Management
7 4 (6.45%) Security Management
8 3 (4.84%) Service Management
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.84%) CRM
8 3 (4.84%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 33 (53.23%) CISSP
3 24 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
5 19 (30.65%) CCNA
6 17 (27.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (14.52%) CISM
8 7 (11.29%) CCNP
9 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
9 6 (9.68%) Degree
10 4 (6.45%) CITP
10 4 (6.45%) CISMP
10 4 (6.45%) MBCS
11 1 (1.61%) CCIE
11 1 (1.61%) CISA
11 1 (1.61%) GIAC
11 1 (1.61%) CEH
11 1 (1.61%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) JSP 440
3 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) vSphere
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) XenApp
3 3 (4.84%) Firmware
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.61%) Snort
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) Juniper
3 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) Splunk
5 4 (6.45%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.84%) NetApp
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