The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank - 229 221
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 0 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2064 2275 2122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.87% 39.06% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1855 1819
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in the South West

CESG CLAS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Assurance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
2 5 (83.33%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP 440