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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 840 889 826
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -63
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 33 30 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.025% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.079% 0.063% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 51
Average salary £65,500 £51,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.18% -20.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,725 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%

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
41812 47629 43118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.58% 40.28% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33090 38020 35068
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,523
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 May 2015 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 22 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 May 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
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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 +47 31 £65,500 +27.18% 8
South West - 14 £61,750 - 3
London +59 12 £67,500 -15.62% 3
Gloucestershire - 8 £70,000 - 3
South East -4 3 £50,000 -
Plymouth - 3 £28,250 -
Devon - 3 £28,250 -
Surrey +17 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Guildford +9 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £57,500 - 1
Bristol - 2 £60,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £78,750 - 1
Gloucester - 2 £65,500 -
City of London - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Reading -13 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
Bath - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) CESG
2 44 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 42 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (58.33%) Information Assurance
5 32 (53.33%) Information Security
6 31 (51.67%) CISSP
7 27 (45.00%) Management Information System
8 24 (40.00%) Risk Management
8 24 (40.00%) RMADS
9 22 (36.67%) SC Cleared
10 20 (33.33%) DV Cleared
10 20 (33.33%) Security Architecture
11 17 (28.33%) ITIL
12 16 (26.67%) TOGAF
13 15 (25.00%) SABSA
13 15 (25.00%) Security Testing
14 13 (21.67%) C
14 13 (21.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 12 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (20.00%) JSP
15 12 (20.00%) JSP 440
16 11 (18.33%) PCI DSS
17 10 (16.67%) Image Processing
17 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
17 10 (16.67%) PKI
17 10 (16.67%) GIS
17 10 (16.67%) Firewall
17 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
18 9 (15.00%) Finance
18 9 (15.00%) Security Management

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) WLAN
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Consultant
2 21 (35.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 18 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 15 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 15 (25.00%) Architect
5 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Security Manager
7 5 (8.33%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Cyber Security Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Information Assurance Officer
9 3 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Security Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (100.00%) CESG
2 27 (45.00%) Management Information System
3 24 (40.00%) RMADS
4 10 (16.67%) PKI
4 10 (16.67%) GIS
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (5.00%) SCADA
7 3 (5.00%) Cryptography
8 2 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) UNIX
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Windows NT
2 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Information Assurance
2 32 (53.33%) Information Security
3 24 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 20 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 17 (28.33%) ITIL
6 16 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 15 (25.00%) SABSA
7 15 (25.00%) Security Testing
8 13 (21.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (16.67%) Image Processing
10 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (15.00%) Security Management
11 9 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (15.00%) UML
11 9 (15.00%) MODAF
11 9 (15.00%) ISMS
11 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
12 7 (11.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 31 (51.67%) CISSP
3 22 (36.67%) SC Cleared
4 20 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (8.33%) CISM
6 4 (6.67%) CISMP
6 4 (6.67%) MBCS
6 4 (6.67%) CITP
7 3 (5.00%) ISSAP
8 2 (3.33%) CEH
8 2 (3.33%) SSCP
8 2 (3.33%) Degree
9 1 (1.67%) CRISC
9 1 (1.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (20.00%) JSP 440
3 11 (18.33%) PCI DSS
4 9 (15.00%) COBIT
5 3 (5.00%) BS7799
6 2 (3.33%) QA
7 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.67%) Symantec
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