The table below looks at the statistics for CESG Infosec skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG Infosec over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Infosec
Rank 899 873 899
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Permanent jobs citing CESG Infosec 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.025% 0.10% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11856 10965 11640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 10.02% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9334 8476 9488
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

CESG Infosec
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG Infosec within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

CESG Infosec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CESG Infosec
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CESG Infosec within the UK.

CESG Infosec Salary Trend in the UK

CESG Infosec
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG Infosec within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
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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 -39 3 £37,500 -16.66%
London +3 2 £37,500 -20.21%
City of London +25 1 £35,000 -25.53%
South West - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

CESG Infosec
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CESG Infosec 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 Infosec.

1 8 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) RMADS
3 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 5 (62.50%) BCP
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
6 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

CESG Infosec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CESG Infosec 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 Infosec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (75.00%) RMADS
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) BCP
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) JSP 440