The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 227 221 224
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing CESG 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.17% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.50% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Median salary £67,500 £48,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -12.72%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -10.00%
CESG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2259 1994 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.45% 33.98% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1578 1526
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CESG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CESG across the West Midlands region.

CESG Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CESG
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 10 £67,500 +40.62%
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CESG.

1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) CISM
3 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) Security Operations
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (16.67%) IISP
6 2 (16.67%) CLAS
6 2 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (16.67%) iPad
6 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) ISMS
6 2 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) BS25999
6 2 (16.67%) PCI QSA
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) Mercator

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) SOC Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
1 7 (58.33%) Security Operations
2 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) ISMS
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) CISM
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (16.67%) CLAS
5 2 (16.67%) IISP
5 2 (16.67%) PCI QSA
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) BS25999
2 2 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
3 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Mercator