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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 217 226 215
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing CESG 32 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.052% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 2
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
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
2089 2375 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.03% 41.03% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1923 1809
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 - 19 £80,000 - 5
Bristol - 4 £55,000 - 2
Devon - 4 £60,000 -
Wiltshire +3 2 £53,750 +2.38% 3
Somerset - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (68.75%) Information Security
2 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 24 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 23 (47.92%) Information Assurance
5 22 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (43.75%) Risk Management
6 21 (43.75%) RMADS
7 18 (37.50%) Management Information System
8 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
8 12 (25.00%) Cyber Security
8 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (25.00%) Business Development
8 12 (25.00%) Time Management
9 11 (22.92%) Degree
9 11 (22.92%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (20.83%) Linux
10 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
11 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
12 6 (12.50%) Firewall
12 6 (12.50%) CISSP
12 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
13 5 (10.42%) ITIL
13 5 (10.42%) UNIX
13 5 (10.42%) Military
14 4 (8.33%) Finance
14 4 (8.33%) C
15 3 (6.25%) Windows
15 3 (6.25%) SMTP

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) IPsec
2 3 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) DMZ
4 1 (2.08%) X.400
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) FTP
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
General
1 5 (10.42%) Military
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Consultant
2 16 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 14 (29.17%) Information Security Consultant
4 13 (27.08%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 10 (20.83%) Security Manager
6 6 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Architect
8 3 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Information Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Compliance Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Project Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Management Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Tester
10 1 (2.08%) Network Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Network Security Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Support Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Penetration Tester
10 1 (2.08%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) RMADS
2 18 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) UNIX
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Information Security
2 23 (47.92%) Information Assurance
3 21 (43.75%) Risk Management
4 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (25.00%) Business Development
4 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 12 (25.00%) Time Management
4 12 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 11 (22.92%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL
8 3 (6.25%) Process Management
8 3 (6.25%) Change Management
8 3 (6.25%) Coaching
8 3 (6.25%) ISMS
9 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.08%) SIEM
10 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.08%) Security Management
10 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Degree
4 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) CISMP
6 2 (4.17%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.08%) CCNA
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
3 2 (4.17%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.08%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Splunk
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago