The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 211 215 200
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing CESG 26 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 11
Average salary £53,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -6.54%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2109 2170 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.11% 35.39% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1750 1730
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CESG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CESG Salary Trend in the South West

CESG
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

CESG Salary Histogram in the South West

CESG
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Gloucestershire - 12 £63,500 - 1
Wiltshire -3 8 £45,000 +15.38%
Devon -4 2 £28,250 - 1
Bristol - 2 £56,250 - 1
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 47 (79.66%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) DV Cleared
3 27 (45.76%) Information Security
4 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (38.98%) Information Assurance
5 22 (37.29%) CESG CLAS
6 16 (27.12%) CISSP
6 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (25.42%) Cyber Security
8 14 (23.73%) Degree
9 13 (22.03%) Risk Management
10 12 (20.34%) Security Architecture
10 12 (20.34%) RMADS
10 12 (20.34%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
10 12 (20.34%) ITIL
10 12 (20.34%) Linux
11 11 (18.64%) Firewall
12 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
12 10 (16.95%) Business Development
13 9 (15.25%) SMTP
13 9 (15.25%) Windows
14 8 (13.56%) C
14 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
14 8 (13.56%) PCI DSS
15 7 (11.86%) Network Security
15 7 (11.86%) vSphere
15 7 (11.86%) DNS
15 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.86%) CCNA

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (5.08%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Firewall
2 9 (15.25%) SMTP
3 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.86%) DNS
4 7 (11.86%) DMZ
4 7 (11.86%) X.400
4 7 (11.86%) DHCP
4 7 (11.86%) FTP
4 7 (11.86%) HTTP
4 7 (11.86%) Network Security
5 1 (1.69%) IPsec
General
1 5 (8.47%) Military
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Consultant
2 13 (22.03%) Security Consultant
3 12 (20.34%) Security Manager
3 12 (20.34%) CLAS Consultant
4 9 (15.25%) Cyber Security Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Information Assurance Specialist
9 3 (5.08%) Information Assurance Officer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Information Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Information Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) CLAS Security Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) JSP
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) CESG CLAS
2 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.34%) RMADS
4 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Information Security
2 23 (38.98%) Information Assurance
3 15 (25.42%) Cyber Security
4 13 (22.03%) Risk Management
5 12 (20.34%) ITIL
5 12 (20.34%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (20.34%) Security Architecture
6 10 (16.95%) Business Development
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Information Management
8 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.08%) Security Management
8 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.08%) Network Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) SIEM
9 2 (3.39%) Time Management
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.39%) Validation
9 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (79.66%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) DV Cleared
3 16 (27.12%) CISSP
4 14 (23.73%) Degree
5 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.86%) CCNA
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (5.08%) CISM
8 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.69%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.39%) BS7799
5 1 (1.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Splunk
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
St. Ives
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 dependent on experience + Pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 27 days ago