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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 213 203 204
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing CESG 18 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.72% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Average salary £65,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £58,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.97% -2.50%
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
2139 1937 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.28% 37.87% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1613 1733
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 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
(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
Bristol -5 6 £41,500 -17.00%
Gloucestershire - 5 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire -10 1 £39,000 +11.42%
Somerset - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 9 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (36.36%) Network Architecture
5 7 (31.82%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (27.27%) IPsec
6 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco
6 6 (27.27%) CCNP
6 6 (27.27%) CCNA
6 6 (27.27%) CCDP
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (27.27%) OSPF
6 6 (27.27%) BGP
6 6 (27.27%) Juniper
6 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
6 6 (27.27%) DMVPN
7 5 (22.73%) iPad
7 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
8 4 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (18.18%) Infoblox
8 4 (18.18%) Network Design
8 4 (18.18%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) IPsec
1 6 (27.27%) VPN
1 6 (27.27%) OSPF
1 6 (27.27%) BGP
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) DMVPN
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Information Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (22.73%) iPad
3 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.09%) RMADS
5 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (36.36%) Network Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Network Design
5 4 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Network Management
6 3 (13.64%) BPR
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
2 6 (27.27%) CCDP
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
4 2 (9.09%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
1 6 (27.27%) Juniper
1 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 4 (18.18%) Infoblox
2 4 (18.18%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Gloucester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, company car, home working
Posted: 19 days ago