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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 847 836 831
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 28 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.039% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.099% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 32
Average salary £60,000 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £88,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%

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
40102 42387 40924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.69% 39.72% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32003 32882 33455
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 11 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 March 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 -11 23 £60,000 -5.88% 4
South East -21 12 £66,250 +47.22%
Berkshire -9 11 £67,500 +50.00%
London +18 9 £60,000 -26.15% 4
Reading -6 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Bracknell - 4 £67,500 -
South West -16 2 £50,500 -32.66%
City of London +5 1 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £51,000 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £51,000 -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 98 (100.00%) CESG
2 61 (62.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (62.24%) Information Assurance
3 59 (60.20%) CISSP
4 55 (56.12%) RMADS
5 52 (53.06%) Security Cleared
6 47 (47.96%) Management Information System
7 42 (42.86%) Risk Management
8 38 (38.78%) Information Security
9 35 (35.71%) SC Cleared
10 34 (34.69%) Security Architecture
11 28 (28.57%) ISMS
12 23 (23.47%) DV Cleared
13 19 (19.39%) PCI DSS
13 19 (19.39%) Risk Analysis
14 17 (17.35%) Firewall
15 16 (16.33%) CISM
15 16 (16.33%) TOGAF
15 16 (16.33%) SABSA
16 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
17 14 (14.29%) SOA
18 13 (13.27%) Risk Assessment
18 13 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 12 (12.24%) CRAMM
19 12 (12.24%) ITIL
19 12 (12.24%) Finance
20 11 (11.22%) Cyber Security
20 11 (11.22%) CISA
21 10 (10.20%) Degree
21 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.04%) MS Project
1 2 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) Firewall
2 9 (9.18%) Network Security
3 7 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.02%) DMZ
General
1 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.24%) Finance
3 9 (9.18%) Electronics
4 5 (5.10%) Local Government
5 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Law
7 2 (2.04%) Legal
7 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.04%) Military
7 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (42.86%) Consultant
2 31 (31.63%) Security Architect
2 31 (31.63%) Architect
3 25 (25.51%) CLAS Consultant
4 18 (18.37%) Security Consultant
5 12 (12.24%) Security Advisor
6 11 (11.22%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Security Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 2 (2.04%) Information Security Auditor
10 2 (2.04%) CLAS Security Consultant
10 2 (2.04%) Cyber Security Architect
10 2 (2.04%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.04%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) JSP
2 2 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 98 (100.00%) CESG
2 55 (56.12%) RMADS
3 47 (47.96%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.14%) PKI
4 7 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 5 (5.10%) GIS
6 4 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.06%) iPad
8 2 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.02%) SCADA
9 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.06%) Solaris
3 3 (3.06%) Windows NT
3 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) Information Assurance
2 42 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 38 (38.78%) Information Security
4 34 (34.69%) Security Architecture
5 28 (28.57%) ISMS
6 19 (19.39%) Risk Analysis
7 16 (16.33%) TOGAF
7 16 (16.33%) SABSA
8 14 (14.29%) SOA
9 13 (13.27%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (12.24%) CRAMM
10 12 (12.24%) ITIL
11 11 (11.22%) Cyber Security
12 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (9.18%) Security Testing
13 9 (9.18%) Network Design
13 9 (9.18%) Service Management
13 9 (9.18%) Security Management
14 8 (8.16%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.12%) C
2 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (60.20%) CISSP
2 52 (53.06%) Security Cleared
3 35 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 23 (23.47%) DV Cleared
5 16 (16.33%) CISM
6 11 (11.22%) CISA
7 10 (10.20%) Degree
8 4 (4.08%) CISMP
8 4 (4.08%) MBCS
8 4 (4.08%) ISSAP
8 4 (4.08%) CITP
9 3 (3.06%) CEH
10 2 (2.04%) CRISC
10 2 (2.04%) SSCP
10 2 (2.04%) GIAC
10 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.04%) ISSEP
10 2 (2.04%) CGEIT
10 2 (2.04%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.02%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (62.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (19.39%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.16%) JSP 440
4 7 (7.14%) COBIT
5 3 (3.06%) QA
5 3 (3.06%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.02%) SLA
6 1 (1.02%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (4.08%) BT
2 3 (3.06%) CA
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) Symantec
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