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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 874 849 812
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -37
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 23 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.048% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.052% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 71
Average salary £65,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,954 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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
44237 45661 43678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.51% 39.20% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35196 35860 35169
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2015 within the UK.

CESG CLAS Salary Histogram in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 20 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 August 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 -14 22 £67,500 +22.72% 1
South West -4 11 £63,500 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £67,500 -
London +10 8 £67,500 +3.84%
Gloucester - 3 £67,500 -
South East -5 2 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Cheltenham - 2 £72,500 -
City of London +35 1 £72,500 +11.53%
Guildford +5 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Berkshire 0 1 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Surrey -1 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Plymouth -2 1 £28,250 -
Devon -2 1 £28,250 -
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £60,000 -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Croydon - 1 £29,846 -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 54 (100.00%) CESG
2 38 (70.37%) Security Cleared
3 37 (68.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (57.41%) CISSP
5 28 (51.85%) Information Security
6 27 (50.00%) Information Assurance
7 22 (40.74%) Management Information System
8 21 (38.89%) DV Cleared
9 20 (37.04%) Risk Management
10 16 (29.63%) C
11 14 (25.93%) ITIL
11 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
11 14 (25.93%) RMADS
12 13 (24.07%) JSP 440
12 13 (24.07%) Security Architecture
13 12 (22.22%) Security Testing
13 12 (22.22%) TOGAF
14 11 (20.37%) PKI
14 11 (20.37%) JSP
14 11 (20.37%) SABSA
15 10 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
16 9 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
16 9 (16.67%) GIS
16 9 (16.67%) Security Management
16 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
16 9 (16.67%) Image Processing
17 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
17 8 (14.81%) Cyber Security

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Wireless
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) WLAN
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) IPsec
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) Security Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) CLAS Consultant
3 12 (22.22%) Architect
3 12 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance Officer
6 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) CLAS Security Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Information Assurance Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) JSP
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (100.00%) CESG
2 22 (40.74%) Management Information System
3 14 (25.93%) RMADS
4 11 (20.37%) PKI
5 9 (16.67%) GIS
5 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (5.56%) SCADA
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Solaris
1 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
1 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Information Security
2 27 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 20 (37.04%) Risk Management
4 14 (25.93%) ITIL
5 13 (24.07%) Security Architecture
6 12 (22.22%) Security Testing
6 12 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 11 (20.37%) SABSA
8 10 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (16.67%) Image Processing
9 9 (16.67%) Security Management
10 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.81%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (14.81%) UML
10 8 (14.81%) MODAF
10 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.81%) Cyber Security
11 6 (11.11%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 31 (57.41%) CISSP
3 21 (38.89%) DV Cleared
4 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) CISM
6 3 (5.56%) CISMP
6 3 (5.56%) MBCS
6 3 (5.56%) CITP
7 2 (3.70%) ISSAP
7 2 (3.70%) CISA
7 2 (3.70%) CRISC
8 1 (1.85%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (68.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (24.07%) JSP 440
3 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 8 (14.81%) COBIT
5 2 (3.70%) BS7799
6 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
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