The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 828 799 858
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +59
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 71 74 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.070% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.21% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 65 66 27
Average salary £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,488 £45,000 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -16.36%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Trend in the UK

CESG CLAS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
England -36 68 £55,000 -13.38% 11
London +7 28 £60,000 -17.24% 3
South East -10 26 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Farnborough - 13 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire - 13 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -13 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Reading -15 6 £45,000 -
Surrey - 5 £47,500 - 1
North West -18 4 £70,000 -17.64% 1
South West -23 4 £66,250 +32.50% 3
Guildford - 4 £47,500 - 1
Birmingham -1 3 £55,000 -26.66%
West Midlands -14 3 £55,000 -26.66%
Yorkshire - 3 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £66,250 - 3
North East - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £66,250 - 2
Leeds - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £70,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
City of London -13 1 £65,000 -13.33%
Manchester -16 1 £70,000 -17.64%
Plymouth - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS.

1 100 (100.00%) CESG
2 62 (62.00%) RMADS
3 52 (52.00%) Security Cleared
3 52 (52.00%) Information Assurance
4 50 (50.00%) CISSP
5 49 (49.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 45 (45.00%) SC Cleared
7 42 (42.00%) Information Security
8 39 (39.00%) Management Information System
9 38 (38.00%) Risk Management
10 36 (36.00%) Risk Assessment
11 32 (32.00%) Security Architecture
12 31 (31.00%) DV Cleared
13 30 (30.00%) ISMS
14 23 (23.00%) PCI DSS
15 19 (19.00%) Technical Architecture
16 18 (18.00%) CISM
16 18 (18.00%) Network Design
17 17 (17.00%) Firewall
18 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
19 14 (14.00%) GAP Analysis
19 14 (14.00%) Local Government
20 13 (13.00%) PKI
20 13 (13.00%) Windows
20 13 (13.00%) Cryptography
21 12 (12.00%) SOA
21 12 (12.00%) Smartcard
21 12 (12.00%) X.509
21 12 (12.00%) JSP 440
21 12 (12.00%) CRAMM

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.00%) Firewall
2 12 (12.00%) X.509
3 10 (10.00%) DMZ
3 10 (10.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (14.00%) Local Government
2 7 (7.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 65 (65.00%) Consultant
2 35 (35.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 30 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 19 (19.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 12 (12.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) Security Manager
6 8 (8.00%) Security Advisor
7 6 (6.00%) Auditor
7 6 (6.00%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Principle Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) CLAS Security Consultant
10 2 (2.00%) Trainee
10 2 (2.00%) Graduate
10 2 (2.00%) Senior Security Consultant
11 1 (1.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
11 1 (1.00%) Information Security Manager
11 1 (1.00%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) JSP
2 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 100 (100.00%) CESG
2 62 (62.00%) RMADS
3 39 (39.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (13.00%) Cryptography
4 13 (13.00%) PKI
5 12 (12.00%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Information Assurance
2 42 (42.00%) Information Security
3 38 (38.00%) Risk Management
4 36 (36.00%) Risk Assessment
5 32 (32.00%) Security Architecture
6 30 (30.00%) ISMS
7 19 (19.00%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (18.00%) Network Design
9 14 (14.00%) GAP Analysis
10 12 (12.00%) SOA
10 12 (12.00%) Security Testing
10 12 (12.00%) CRAMM
11 8 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (7.00%) Ethical Hacking
13 6 (6.00%) Project Management
13 6 (6.00%) Cyber Security
14 4 (4.00%) Service Management
14 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
14 4 (4.00%) Migration
14 4 (4.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 50 (50.00%) CISSP
3 45 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 31 (31.00%) DV Cleared
5 18 (18.00%) CISM
6 8 (8.00%) Degree
7 6 (6.00%) CISA
8 2 (2.00%) CEH
8 2 (2.00%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.00%) SSCP
9 1 (1.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (49.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (23.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (12.00%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.00%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) CA
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) BT
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MI5
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, company car, home working
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £39,328 to £53,647 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago