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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 845 818 841
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 34 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.052% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 30
Average salary £60,000 £67,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%

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
39680 40883 42451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.41% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32053 31859 35380
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 9 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 27 January 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 -15 32 £60,000 -10.44% 4
South East -27 22 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Berkshire +2 13 £67,500 +50.00% 1
London +18 10 £60,000 -12.40%
Surrey - 9 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell - 6 £68,750 - 1
Guildford - 6 £60,000 - 1
Reading +4 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Slough - 2 £80,000 -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 112 (100.00%) CESG
2 69 (61.61%) Information Assurance
3 66 (58.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 65 (58.04%) RMADS
5 62 (55.36%) CISSP
6 56 (50.00%) Risk Management
7 54 (48.21%) Management Information System
7 54 (48.21%) Security Cleared
8 38 (33.93%) Security Architecture
9 37 (33.04%) SC Cleared
10 36 (32.14%) Information Security
11 34 (30.36%) ISMS
12 29 (25.89%) DV Cleared
13 26 (23.21%) Risk Assessment
14 25 (22.32%) PCI DSS
15 20 (17.86%) CISM
16 17 (15.18%) Firewall
17 16 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
18 15 (13.39%) JSP 440
18 15 (13.39%) SOA
19 13 (11.61%) CRAMM
19 13 (11.61%) TOGAF
20 12 (10.71%) Network Design
20 12 (10.71%) Security Testing
20 12 (10.71%) Network Security
20 12 (10.71%) CISA
21 11 (9.82%) SABSA
21 11 (9.82%) Windows
21 11 (9.82%) PKI
21 11 (9.82%) Vulnerability Assessment

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.79%) MS Project
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Firewall
2 12 (10.71%) Network Security
3 7 (6.25%) DMZ
4 5 (4.46%) Wireless
5 4 (3.57%) X.509
General
1 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.04%) Local Government
3 8 (7.14%) Finance
4 7 (6.25%) Electronics
5 4 (3.57%) Banking
6 3 (2.68%) Law
7 2 (1.79%) Legal
7 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.79%) Military
7 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (46.43%) Consultant
2 28 (25.00%) Architect
2 28 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 26 (23.21%) CLAS Consultant
4 22 (19.64%) Security Consultant
5 15 (13.39%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 12 (10.71%) Security Advisor
7 7 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Cyber Security Consultant
11 2 (1.79%) Cyber Security Architect
11 2 (1.79%) Security Engineer
11 2 (1.79%) Administrator
11 2 (1.79%) Principle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) JSP
2 2 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 112 (100.00%) CESG
2 65 (58.04%) RMADS
3 54 (48.21%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.82%) Cryptography
4 11 (9.82%) PKI
5 5 (4.46%) GIS
5 5 (4.46%) iPad
6 4 (3.57%) Smartcard
7 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.82%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) UNIX
3 5 (4.46%) Linux
4 4 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (1.79%) Solaris
5 2 (1.79%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (61.61%) Information Assurance
2 56 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 38 (33.93%) Security Architecture
4 36 (32.14%) Information Security
5 34 (30.36%) ISMS
6 26 (23.21%) Risk Assessment
7 16 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 15 (13.39%) SOA
9 13 (11.61%) TOGAF
9 13 (11.61%) CRAMM
10 12 (10.71%) Security Testing
10 12 (10.71%) Network Design
11 11 (9.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (9.82%) SABSA
12 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (8.04%) ITIL
13 9 (8.04%) Service Management
13 9 (8.04%) GAP Analysis
14 7 (6.25%) UML
14 7 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.46%) C
2 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 62 (55.36%) CISSP
2 54 (48.21%) Security Cleared
3 37 (33.04%) SC Cleared
4 29 (25.89%) DV Cleared
5 20 (17.86%) CISM
6 12 (10.71%) CISA
7 10 (8.93%) Degree
8 5 (4.46%) CEH
9 4 (3.57%) SSCP
10 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.79%) GIAC
10 2 (1.79%) PCI QSA
10 2 (1.79%) ISSEP
10 2 (1.79%) CGEIT
10 2 (1.79%) CRISC
11 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.89%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (58.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (22.32%) PCI DSS
3 15 (13.39%) JSP 440
4 7 (6.25%) COBIT
5 5 (4.46%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.89%) SLA
6 1 (0.89%) QA
6 1 (0.89%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.36%) BT
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle
3 4 (3.57%) CA
4 1 (0.89%) Symantec
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