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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 81 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing CESG 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 1.16% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 2.38% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
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
261 421 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.55% 48.84% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 224 377 343
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PKI

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft