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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 864 904 832
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -72
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 32 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.030% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 42
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £88,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -25.00%

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
42472 47553 42823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.48% 39.81% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33465 37674 34741
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 £28,500 £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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 20 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 4 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 +25 30 £60,000 +4.34% 6
London +32 11 £62,500 -26.47% 1
South West - 11 £51,000 - 3
South East +1 7 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Gloucestershire - 6 £70,000 - 2
Berkshire -8 5 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Reading -14 4 - - 1
City of London +27 2 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Devon - 2 £28,250 -
Plymouth - 2 £28,250 -
Bristol - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey +12 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Guildford +3 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £72,500 - 2
Gloucester - 1 £51,000 -
Bath - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £67,500 -
North West - 1 £55,000 -
Somerset - 1 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 69 (100.00%) CESG
2 48 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 42 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (57.97%) Information Assurance
5 39 (56.52%) CISSP
6 33 (47.83%) Management Information System
6 33 (47.83%) Information Security
7 32 (46.38%) RMADS
8 31 (44.93%) Risk Management
9 24 (34.78%) SC Cleared
9 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
9 24 (34.78%) Security Architecture
10 18 (26.09%) TOGAF
11 17 (24.64%) SABSA
12 15 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 15 (21.74%) ITIL
13 14 (20.29%) Security Testing
14 13 (18.84%) JSP 440
14 13 (18.84%) Finance
15 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
15 12 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
15 12 (17.39%) ISMS
15 12 (17.39%) PKI
16 11 (15.94%) COBIT
16 11 (15.94%) C
16 11 (15.94%) JSP
16 11 (15.94%) UML
16 11 (15.94%) Firewall
17 10 (14.49%) GIS
17 10 (14.49%) Enterprise Architecture

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 2 (2.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) WLAN
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Electronics
4 4 (5.80%) Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Consultant
2 23 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
2 23 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 23 (33.33%) Architect
3 19 (27.54%) Security Consultant
4 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Security Advisor
6 4 (5.80%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Security Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Systems Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Security Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Information Assurance Officer
8 1 (1.45%) Cyber Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) JSP
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (100.00%) CESG
2 33 (47.83%) Management Information System
3 32 (46.38%) RMADS
4 12 (17.39%) PKI
5 10 (14.49%) GIS
6 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.80%) Cryptography
7 4 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.35%) SCADA
9 2 (2.90%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) UNIX
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.35%) Solaris
2 3 (4.35%) Windows NT
2 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Information Assurance
2 33 (47.83%) Information Security
3 31 (44.93%) Risk Management
4 24 (34.78%) Security Architecture
5 18 (26.09%) TOGAF
6 17 (24.64%) SABSA
7 15 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (21.74%) ITIL
8 14 (20.29%) Security Testing
9 12 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (17.39%) ISMS
10 11 (15.94%) UML
11 10 (14.49%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (14.49%) Image Processing
12 9 (13.04%) MODAF
12 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
12 9 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
12 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (13.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 39 (56.52%) CISSP
3 24 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
4 8 (11.59%) CISM
4 8 (11.59%) Degree
5 4 (5.80%) CISMP
5 4 (5.80%) MBCS
5 4 (5.80%) CITP
6 3 (4.35%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.90%) CISA
7 2 (2.90%) SSCP
7 2 (2.90%) GIAC
7 2 (2.90%) CEH
7 2 (2.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.84%) JSP 440
3 11 (15.94%) COBIT
4 9 (13.04%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.90%) BS7799
5 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.45%) Symantec
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 30000 - 65000
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