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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 224 217 197
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing CESG 21 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 13
Average salary £55,000 £66,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +39.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.04% -8.69%
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
2208 2100 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.95% 34.80% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1829 1700 1650
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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
Gloucestershire +1 13 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Bristol -4 4 £52,500 - 2
Wiltshire -3 2 £45,000 +15.38%
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 39 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 23 (44.23%) CESG CLAS
4 22 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (38.46%) Information Security
5 20 (38.46%) Information Assurance
6 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (32.69%) CISSP
8 14 (26.92%) Cyber Security
9 13 (25.00%) Firewall
10 12 (23.08%) Windows
10 12 (23.08%) ITIL
11 11 (21.15%) Linux
12 10 (19.23%) C
12 10 (19.23%) DHCP
12 10 (19.23%) DNS
13 9 (17.31%) SMTP
13 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
13 9 (17.31%) Degree
13 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
14 7 (13.46%) Network Security
14 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
14 7 (13.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (13.46%) vSphere
14 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
14 7 (13.46%) FTP
14 7 (13.46%) HTTP
14 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
14 7 (13.46%) MS Excel

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (5.77%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) DHCP
2 10 (19.23%) DNS
3 9 (17.31%) SMTP
4 7 (13.46%) Network Security
4 7 (13.46%) DMZ
4 7 (13.46%) X.400
4 7 (13.46%) FTP
4 7 (13.46%) HTTP
4 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) IPsec
General
1 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
1 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Consultant
2 15 (28.85%) CLAS Consultant
3 11 (21.15%) Security Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Security Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Network Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Security Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance Officer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Information Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Cyber Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Architect
8 2 (3.85%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 1 (1.92%) Information Specialist
9 1 (1.92%) Information Assurance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) CESG CLAS
2 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.69%) RMADS
6 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Information Security
1 20 (38.46%) Information Assurance
2 14 (26.92%) Cyber Security
3 12 (23.08%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (11.54%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Network Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (5.77%) Information Management
8 3 (5.77%) Business Development
8 3 (5.77%) SIEM
8 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.85%) Security Management
9 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.92%) CRM
10 1 (1.92%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.92%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 17 (32.69%) CISSP
4 9 (17.31%) Degree
4 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
5 7 (13.46%) CCNA
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (13.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (9.62%) CISM
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.92%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.92%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.85%) BS7799
5 1 (1.92%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) vSphere
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Splunk
3 3 (5.77%) Juniper
3 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.77%) McAfee
3 3 (5.77%) Blue Coat
3 3 (5.77%) Sourcefire
3 3 (5.77%) Infoblox
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benifits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago