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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 851 793 881
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +88
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 56 76 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.070% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.21% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 51 68 20
Average salary £55,000 £66,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.60% -1.11%
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
36856 35579 38874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29210 28831 32922
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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 19 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 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 -61 56 £55,000 -21.42% 14
South East +7 27 £52,500 +16.66% 4
London -25 23 £71,250 -5.00% 5
Hampshire +14 11 £52,500 - 1
Farnborough - 11 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -6 10 £45,000 - 1
Reading -16 8 £45,000 -
Surrey - 6 £52,500 - 2
Guildford - 3 £47,500 - 1
South West -14 2 - - 1
Newbury - 2 £70,000 - 1
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
Birmingham +1 1 £55,000 -26.66% 1
West Midlands -4 1 £55,000 -26.66% 1
City of London -14 1 £65,000 -13.33%
Somerset - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 92 (100.00%) CESG
2 57 (61.96%) RMADS
3 56 (60.87%) Security Cleared
4 52 (56.52%) Information Assurance
5 51 (55.43%) CISSP
6 47 (51.09%) Information Security
6 47 (51.09%) SC Cleared
7 43 (46.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 38 (41.30%) Management Information System
9 35 (38.04%) Security Architecture
10 33 (35.87%) DV Cleared
11 29 (31.52%) Risk Management
12 27 (29.35%) Risk Assessment
13 22 (23.91%) ISMS
14 21 (22.83%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (22.83%) CISM
15 20 (21.74%) Network Design
16 15 (16.30%) PCI DSS
17 13 (14.13%) PKI
17 13 (14.13%) CRAMM
17 13 (14.13%) Network Security
17 13 (14.13%) Cryptography
17 13 (14.13%) Firewall
17 13 (14.13%) SOA
18 12 (13.04%) Local Government
19 11 (11.96%) Windows
20 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
20 10 (10.87%) Smartcard
20 10 (10.87%) X.509
20 10 (10.87%) Risk Analysis

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) Firewall
1 13 (14.13%) Network Security
2 10 (10.87%) X.509
3 4 (4.35%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (13.04%) Local Government
2 7 (7.61%) Law
3 3 (3.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Consultant
2 36 (39.13%) CLAS Consultant
3 31 (33.70%) Security Consultant
4 18 (19.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Security Advisor
7 6 (6.52%) Auditor
7 6 (6.52%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.52%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Security Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Principle Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Cyber Security Consultant
11 2 (2.17%) Trainee
11 2 (2.17%) Chief Information Officer
11 2 (2.17%) Chief Information Security Officer
11 2 (2.17%) Information Security Officer
11 2 (2.17%) Chief Security Officer
11 2 (2.17%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 92 (100.00%) CESG
2 57 (61.96%) RMADS
3 38 (41.30%) Management Information System
4 13 (14.13%) Cryptography
4 13 (14.13%) PKI
5 10 (10.87%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) Information Assurance
2 47 (51.09%) Information Security
3 35 (38.04%) Security Architecture
4 29 (31.52%) Risk Management
5 27 (29.35%) Risk Assessment
6 22 (23.91%) ISMS
7 21 (22.83%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (21.74%) Network Design
9 13 (14.13%) SOA
9 13 (14.13%) CRAMM
10 10 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
11 9 (9.78%) Security Testing
11 9 (9.78%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (8.70%) Cyber Security
13 7 (7.61%) GAP Analysis
14 6 (6.52%) Project Management
15 3 (3.26%) Service Management
15 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
15 3 (3.26%) Migration
15 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 51 (55.43%) CISSP
3 47 (51.09%) SC Cleared
4 33 (35.87%) DV Cleared
5 21 (22.83%) CISM
6 10 (10.87%) Degree
7 7 (7.61%) CISA
8 2 (2.17%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.17%) CEH
8 2 (2.17%) CISMP
8 2 (2.17%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (46.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (16.30%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.52%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) CA
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco
3 1 (1.09%) BT
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