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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 206 220 207
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing CESG 24 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.093% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.24% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 3
Average salary £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £52,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.55%
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
1942 2061 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.52% 38.53% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1671 1754
Average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 - 11 £65,000 - 3
Bristol - 9 £62,500 - 2
Devon - 2 £60,000 - 1
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 25 (64.10%) Information Security
2 23 (58.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
3 22 (56.41%) Information Assurance
4 19 (48.72%) RMADS
5 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
6 17 (43.59%) Management Information System
7 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (30.77%) Time Management
8 11 (28.21%) Firewall
9 10 (25.64%) IPsec
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco
10 9 (23.08%) DV Cleared
10 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (23.08%) Security Architecture
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) Business Development
13 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
13 6 (15.38%) CCNP
13 6 (15.38%) CCNA
13 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (15.38%) Juniper
13 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
13 6 (15.38%) OSPF
13 6 (15.38%) BGP
13 6 (15.38%) CCDP
13 6 (15.38%) VPN
13 6 (15.38%) VCP4

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) IPsec
3 6 (15.38%) DMVPN
3 6 (15.38%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) OSPF
3 6 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (10.26%) VoIP
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Consultant
2 16 (41.03%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 15 (38.46%) Security Consultant
4 14 (35.90%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
7 4 (10.26%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Information Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Compliance Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance Specialist
10 1 (2.56%) Support Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.56%) Project Support Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Architect
10 1 (2.56%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) RMADS
2 17 (43.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.82%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Information Security
2 22 (56.41%) Information Assurance
3 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (30.77%) Time Management
5 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) Security Architecture
6 7 (17.95%) Business Development
7 6 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (10.26%) Coaching
8 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
8 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
8 4 (10.26%) Network Design
8 4 (10.26%) ISMS
8 4 (10.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.26%) ITIL
8 4 (10.26%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) VCP4
3 6 (15.38%) CCNP
3 6 (15.38%) CCNA
3 6 (15.38%) CCDP
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) CCDA
6 2 (5.13%) PCI QSA
6 2 (5.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (5.13%) COBIT
5 1 (2.56%) CESG Infosec
5 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco
2 6 (15.38%) Juniper
2 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.26%) Infoblox
3 4 (10.26%) F5
Gloucester
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago