The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 853 804 876
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +72
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 52 75 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.069% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.21% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 20
Average salary £55,000 £69,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.57% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36984 35589 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.56% 32.71% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29344 28826 32914
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 17 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 25 July 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 -49 52 £55,000 -21.42% 13
South East -9 25 £52,500 +16.66% 3
London -42 22 £75,000 - 5
Berkshire -4 10 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +11 9 £52,500 - 1
Farnborough - 9 £52,500 - 1
Reading -13 8 £45,000 -
Surrey - 6 £52,500 - 1
Guildford - 3 £47,500 -
Newbury - 2 £70,000 - 1
Birmingham -6 1 £55,000 -26.66% 1
South West -14 1 - - 2
West Midlands -14 1 £55,000 -26.66% 1
City of London -20 1 £65,000 -13.33%
Plymouth - 1 - -
Teddington - 1 £55,000 -
Devon - 1 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 90 (100.00%) CESG
2 58 (64.44%) RMADS
3 55 (61.11%) Security Cleared
4 52 (57.78%) Information Assurance
5 50 (55.56%) CISSP
6 46 (51.11%) Information Security
6 46 (51.11%) SC Cleared
7 43 (47.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 36 (40.00%) Security Architecture
8 36 (40.00%) Management Information System
9 34 (37.78%) DV Cleared
10 26 (28.89%) Risk Management
11 25 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
12 22 (24.44%) ISMS
12 22 (24.44%) CISM
13 21 (23.33%) Network Design
13 21 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (16.67%) PCI DSS
15 14 (15.56%) Network Security
15 14 (15.56%) Firewall
16 13 (14.44%) SOA
16 13 (14.44%) CRAMM
17 11 (12.22%) Local Government
17 11 (12.22%) PKI
17 11 (12.22%) Cryptography
18 10 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
18 10 (11.11%) Degree
19 9 (10.00%) Security Testing
19 9 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
19 9 (10.00%) Windows

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) Firewall
1 14 (15.56%) Network Security
2 8 (8.89%) X.509
3 4 (4.44%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (12.22%) Local Government
2 7 (7.78%) Law
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 62 (68.89%) Consultant
2 37 (41.11%) CLAS Consultant
3 28 (31.11%) Security Consultant
4 18 (20.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Security Advisor
6 6 (6.67%) Auditor
6 6 (6.67%) Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.56%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Principle Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 2 (2.22%) Graduate
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (2.22%) Trainee
9 2 (2.22%) Chief Information Officer
9 2 (2.22%) Chief Information Security Officer
9 2 (2.22%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (100.00%) CESG
2 58 (64.44%) RMADS
3 36 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 11 (12.22%) Cryptography
4 11 (12.22%) PKI
5 8 (8.89%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.78%) Information Assurance
2 46 (51.11%) Information Security
3 36 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 26 (28.89%) Risk Management
5 25 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
6 22 (24.44%) ISMS
7 21 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (23.33%) Network Design
8 13 (14.44%) SOA
8 13 (14.44%) CRAMM
9 10 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
10 9 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 9 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (8.89%) Cyber Security
12 6 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (4.44%) Project Management
14 3 (3.33%) Service Management
14 3 (3.33%) Migration
14 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 50 (55.56%) CISSP
3 46 (51.11%) SC Cleared
4 34 (37.78%) DV Cleared
5 22 (24.44%) CISM
6 10 (11.11%) Degree
7 8 (8.89%) CISA
8 3 (3.33%) CGEIT
9 2 (2.22%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.22%) CISMP
9 2 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (2.22%) CEH
10 1 (1.11%) ISSEP
10 1 (1.11%) MBA
10 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (47.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.56%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) CA
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco
3 1 (1.11%) BT
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £66000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago