The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 81 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing CESG 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.25% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.31% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
CESG
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
293 318 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.08% 36.26% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 266 295 328
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CESG
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

CESG Salary Trend in Southampton

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Kindle
3 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Information Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet