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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 840 827 868
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +41
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 71 67 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.060% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.15% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 22
Average salary £60,000 £66,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.77% +10.83%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
43246 43560 44842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.54% 39.24% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34888 34798 37538
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 28 November 2014 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 23 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 28 November 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 -37 68 £60,000 -3.22% 6
South East +16 41 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Surrey - 26 £60,000 -
Guildford - 22 £60,000 -
London +6 20 £58,500 -13.65%
Berkshire +12 10 £69,500 +54.44% 6
Reading +4 5 £69,000 +53.33% 1
Bracknell - 4 £69,500 - 4
South West -10 3 £65,000 -13.33%
North West -15 3 £70,000 +22.80%
Gloucester - 3 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +14 2 £61,500 -8.20%
Manchester -15 2 £70,000 +22.80%
Crawley - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £80,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 -
M4 Corridor -4 1 £70,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £69,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 141 (100.00%) CESG
2 81 (57.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 79 (56.03%) RMADS
3 79 (56.03%) CISSP
4 78 (55.32%) Information Assurance
5 69 (48.94%) Risk Management
6 64 (45.39%) Management Information System
7 63 (44.68%) Security Cleared
8 49 (34.75%) Information Security
9 46 (32.62%) SC Cleared
10 44 (31.21%) ISMS
11 42 (29.79%) Security Architecture
12 32 (22.70%) Risk Assessment
12 32 (22.70%) DV Cleared
13 29 (20.57%) PCI DSS
14 22 (15.60%) CISM
14 22 (15.60%) Firewall
15 20 (14.18%) SOA
16 18 (12.77%) CRAMM
16 18 (12.77%) Risk Analysis
16 18 (12.77%) PKI
17 17 (12.06%) Local Government
17 17 (12.06%) Security Testing
17 17 (12.06%) JSP 440
17 17 (12.06%) Cryptography
17 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
17 17 (12.06%) Windows
18 16 (11.35%) Network Security
19 15 (10.64%) CISA
20 13 (9.22%) GAP Analysis

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.42%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.42%) MS Project
2 2 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.60%) Firewall
2 16 (11.35%) Network Security
3 12 (8.51%) X.509
4 9 (6.38%) DMZ
5 4 (2.84%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (12.06%) Local Government
2 9 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.26%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Electronics
4 4 (2.84%) Law
5 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.13%) Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Retail
6 2 (1.42%) Legal
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (51.06%) Consultant
2 37 (26.24%) CLAS Consultant
3 34 (24.11%) Security Consultant
4 27 (19.15%) Architect
4 27 (19.15%) Security Architect
5 16 (11.35%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 14 (9.93%) Security Advisor
7 12 (8.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 9 (6.38%) Security Manager
9 7 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Information Security Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Auditor
11 5 (3.55%) Principle Consultant
12 4 (2.84%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.84%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
12 4 (2.84%) CLAS Security Consultant
13 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Security Architect
13 3 (2.13%) Cyber Security Consultant
13 3 (2.13%) Administrator
13 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) JSP
2 2 (1.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 141 (100.00%) CESG
2 79 (56.03%) RMADS
3 64 (45.39%) Management Information System
4 18 (12.77%) PKI
5 17 (12.06%) Cryptography
6 12 (8.51%) Smartcard
7 5 (3.55%) iPad
8 4 (2.84%) GIS
9 3 (2.13%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Windows
2 6 (4.26%) Linux
3 4 (2.84%) AIX
4 3 (2.13%) UNIX
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
5 1 (0.71%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (55.32%) Information Assurance
2 69 (48.94%) Risk Management
3 49 (34.75%) Information Security
4 44 (31.21%) ISMS
5 42 (29.79%) Security Architecture
6 32 (22.70%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (14.18%) SOA
8 18 (12.77%) Risk Analysis
8 18 (12.77%) CRAMM
9 17 (12.06%) Security Testing
10 13 (9.22%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (9.22%) GAP Analysis
10 13 (9.22%) Network Design
11 11 (7.80%) TOGAF
12 10 (7.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (7.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (7.09%) Cyber Security
13 9 (6.38%) SABSA
13 9 (6.38%) Service Management
14 8 (5.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.84%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (56.03%) CISSP
2 63 (44.68%) Security Cleared
3 46 (32.62%) SC Cleared
4 32 (22.70%) DV Cleared
5 22 (15.60%) CISM
6 15 (10.64%) CISA
7 9 (6.38%) Degree
8 3 (2.13%) PCI QSA
8 3 (2.13%) CEH
9 2 (1.42%) ISSEP
9 2 (1.42%) GIAC
9 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.42%) SSCP
9 2 (1.42%) CGEIT
9 2 (1.42%) CRISC
10 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (57.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (20.57%) PCI DSS
3 17 (12.06%) JSP 440
4 6 (4.26%) COBIT
5 5 (3.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.71%) SLA
6 1 (0.71%) QA
6 1 (0.71%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.96%) CA
2 7 (4.96%) BT
2 7 (4.96%) Oracle
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco
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