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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 881 933 935
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +2
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 37 28 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.025% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.061% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 49
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £28,569 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%

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
40522 45796 47210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.54% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33053 36300 37343
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CESG CLAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 31 £70,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire - 8 £70,000 -
St Albans - 8 £70,000 -
East of England - 8 £70,000 -
London +34 6 £65,000 -3.70%
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -
Scotland - 4 £60,000 -
Paisley - 4 £60,000 -
South West +10 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Gloucestershire -4 3 £65,000 -3.70%
Cheltenham -6 2 £80,000 +10.34%
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing CESG CLAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CESG CLAS.

1 78 (100.00%) CESG
1 78 (100.00%) CLAS
2 60 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (75.64%) CESG Certified Professional
4 57 (73.08%) Security Cleared
5 56 (71.79%) CISSP
6 49 (62.82%) Information Security
7 43 (55.13%) PCI DSS
8 42 (53.85%) Security Management
9 40 (51.28%) Risk Management
10 39 (50.00%) CISM
10 39 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
11 38 (48.72%) Information Assurance
12 35 (44.87%) SC Cleared
13 30 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
14 28 (35.90%) Degree
15 26 (33.33%) Information Security Management
16 25 (32.05%) Data Protection
17 24 (30.77%) Security Operations
17 24 (30.77%) CISA
18 23 (29.49%) Legal
18 23 (29.49%) Security Architecture
19 22 (28.21%) Computer Science
20 15 (19.23%) Finance
20 15 (19.23%) Firewall
21 13 (16.67%) VPN
22 12 (15.38%) ITIL
23 11 (14.10%) Windows
23 11 (14.10%) DV Cleared
24 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (3.85%) LAN
3 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.85%) VLAN
3 3 (3.85%) WAN
4 2 (2.56%) VoIP
5 1 (1.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
General
1 23 (29.49%) Legal
2 15 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (69.23%) Consultant
2 44 (56.41%) Security Consultant
3 27 (34.62%) Senior Consultant
4 21 (26.92%) Senior Security Consultant
5 18 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 12 (15.38%) Architect
6 12 (15.38%) Security Architect
7 9 (11.54%) Security Manager
8 7 (8.97%) Information Manager
8 7 (8.97%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Administrator
9 3 (3.85%) CLAS Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.56%) ICT Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Information Assurance Manager
10 2 (2.56%) IT Audit Manager
10 2 (2.56%) IT Security Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Lead Security Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 78 (100.00%) CESG
2 22 (28.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) iPad
5 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Information Security
2 42 (53.85%) Security Management
3 40 (51.28%) Risk Management
4 39 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (48.72%) Information Assurance
6 30 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
7 26 (33.33%) Information Security Management
8 25 (32.05%) Data Protection
9 24 (30.77%) Security Operations
10 23 (29.49%) Security Architecture
11 12 (15.38%) ITIL
12 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (11.54%) TOGAF
14 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
14 5 (6.41%) Presales
14 5 (6.41%) Quality Management
15 4 (5.13%) Change Management
15 4 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
16 3 (3.85%) Asset Management
16 3 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) CLAS
2 59 (75.64%) CESG Certified Professional
3 57 (73.08%) Security Cleared
4 56 (71.79%) CISSP
5 39 (50.00%) CISM
6 35 (44.87%) SC Cleared
7 28 (35.90%) Degree
8 24 (30.77%) CISA
9 11 (14.10%) DV Cleared
10 5 (6.41%) CISMP
11 3 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (3.85%) CCNA
11 3 (3.85%) CCSA
11 3 (3.85%) CCSE
11 3 (3.85%) CCSP
11 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (3.85%) CREST Certified
11 3 (3.85%) CRISC
11 3 (3.85%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.85%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (55.13%) PCI DSS
3 9 (11.54%) RMADS
4 8 (10.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (7.69%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.56%) PA-DSS
6 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.28%) BS7799
7 1 (1.28%) COBIT
7 1 (1.28%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Cisco
2 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.85%) Juniper
2 3 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (1.28%) Mercator
3 1 (1.28%) Twitter