The first table below looks at the demand for GPG13 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPG13 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 893 - 895
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% - 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £67,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 - £67,500
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12412 11055 11356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.59% 10.16% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9628 8782 9348
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

GPG13
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GPG13 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GPG13
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 within the UK.

GPG13 Salary Trend in the UK

GPG13
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPG13 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

GPG13 Salary Histogram in the UK

GPG13
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPG13 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 - 12 £45,000 - 2
London - 6 £42,500 - 2
Slough - 4 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £57,500 -
South East - 4 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 - - 1

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GPG13 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 GPG13.

1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) Information Security
3 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (60.87%) Blue Coat
4 14 (60.87%) Squid
4 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) CCNP
4 14 (60.87%) CCNA
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
4 14 (60.87%) Websense
4 14 (60.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
6 10 (43.48%) Sourcefire
6 10 (43.48%) Snort
6 10 (43.48%) Juniper
6 10 (43.48%) Network Security
7 8 (34.78%) NetScreen
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (26.09%) CISSP
8 6 (26.09%) CISM
8 6 (26.09%) SIEM
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft

GPG13
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GPG13 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 GPG13. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (43.48%) Network Security
4 8 (34.78%) NetScreen
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco PIX
General
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Security Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Network Security Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Security Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Operations Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) SIEM
3 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) BCP
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCNP
1 14 (60.87%) CCNA
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) CISM
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
2 14 (60.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Squid
2 10 (43.48%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
1 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
1 14 (60.87%) Websense
1 14 (60.87%) Blue Coat
2 10 (43.48%) Juniper
2 10 (43.48%) Sourcefire
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
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