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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 880 826 846
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +20
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 37 57 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.051% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 34
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +8.69%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 10 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -57 34 £57,500 -11.53% 3
South East -9 20 £48,750 -2.50% 2
London -53 14 £82,500 +17.85%
Surrey +5 11 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Reading +1 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire -3 9 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Guildford - 8 £51,250 - 1
City of London -23 2 £65,000 -7.14%
West Midlands +3 1 - -
Birmingham +1 1 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 94 (100.00%) CESG
2 62 (65.96%) RMADS
3 58 (61.70%) CISSP
4 56 (59.57%) Information Security
4 56 (59.57%) Security Cleared
5 51 (54.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 51 (54.26%) Information Assurance
6 46 (48.94%) SC Cleared
7 42 (44.68%) CISM
8 37 (39.36%) Security Architecture
9 36 (38.30%) Management Information System
10 33 (35.11%) DV Cleared
10 33 (35.11%) PCI DSS
11 32 (34.04%) Network Security
11 32 (34.04%) Risk Assessment
12 29 (30.85%) Ethical Hacking
13 24 (25.53%) CISA
14 23 (24.47%) Firewall
15 21 (22.34%) CA
15 21 (22.34%) Tivoli
15 21 (22.34%) Oracle
15 21 (22.34%) Network Design
16 20 (21.28%) Local Government
17 18 (19.15%) Technical Architecture
18 12 (12.77%) Project Management
19 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
19 11 (11.70%) Cyber Security
20 10 (10.64%) Degree
21 9 (9.57%) Data Protection
22 8 (8.51%) ISMS

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.19%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.04%) Network Security
2 23 (24.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) IPsec
General
1 20 (21.28%) Local Government
2 3 (3.19%) Law
3 2 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Military
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (68.09%) Consultant
2 41 (43.62%) Security Consultant
3 24 (25.53%) CLAS Consultant
4 19 (20.21%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 17 (18.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 9 (9.57%) Security Manager
7 8 (8.51%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Security Consultant
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.38%) Architect
9 6 (6.38%) Security Architect
10 5 (5.32%) Security Specialist
11 3 (3.19%) Security Advisor
11 3 (3.19%) Information Manager
12 2 (2.13%) Information Security Manager
12 2 (2.13%) Information Assurance Manager
12 2 (2.13%) CLAS Security Consultant
12 2 (2.13%) Chief Information Security Officer
12 2 (2.13%) Information Security Officer
12 2 (2.13%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 94 (100.00%) CESG
2 62 (65.96%) RMADS
3 36 (38.30%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.51%) PKI
4 8 (8.51%) Cryptography
5 7 (7.45%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (6.38%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (59.57%) Information Security
2 51 (54.26%) Information Assurance
3 37 (39.36%) Security Architecture
4 32 (34.04%) Risk Assessment
5 29 (30.85%) Ethical Hacking
6 21 (22.34%) Network Design
7 18 (19.15%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (12.77%) Project Management
9 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
9 11 (11.70%) Cyber Security
10 9 (9.57%) Data Protection
11 8 (8.51%) ISMS
12 6 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (6.38%) CRAMM
12 6 (6.38%) Database Security
12 6 (6.38%) SOA
12 6 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 4 (4.26%) ITIL
14 2 (2.13%) Data Analysis
14 2 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) C
2 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 58 (61.70%) CISSP
2 56 (59.57%) Security Cleared
3 46 (48.94%) SC Cleared
4 42 (44.68%) CISM
5 33 (35.11%) DV Cleared
6 24 (25.53%) CISA
7 10 (10.64%) Degree
8 4 (4.26%) CGEIT
9 3 (3.19%) CEH
10 2 (2.13%) ISSEP
10 2 (2.13%) CISMP
10 2 (2.13%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.13%) SSCP
11 1 (1.06%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.06%) CCNA
11 1 (1.06%) MCSE
11 1 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (54.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (35.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.45%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.06%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 21 (22.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) CA
1 21 (22.34%) Oracle
2 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.06%) Juniper
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.06%) Citrix
2 1 (1.06%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 60k
Posted: 2 days ago