The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 183 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Permanent jobs citing CESG 18 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.20% -4.00%
CESG
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1262 1583 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.85% 33.60% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1197 1123
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,950 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CESG
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CESG Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CESG
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CESG across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

CESG Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CESG
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Leeds +34 17 £55,000 +57.14%
Bradford - 1 £79,000 -
CESG
Yorkshire

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CESG.

1 37 (97.37%) Information Security
2 36 (94.74%) Degree
3 33 (86.84%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (86.84%) C
3 33 (86.84%) C++
3 33 (86.84%) Java
3 33 (86.84%) Unix
3 33 (86.84%) Windows
3 33 (86.84%) PHP
3 33 (86.84%) CREST Certified
4 29 (76.32%) Mobile App
4 29 (76.32%) Wireless
4 29 (76.32%) Python
4 29 (76.32%) Perl
4 29 (76.32%) Ruby
4 29 (76.32%) Wireless Security
5 27 (71.05%) Publishing
6 26 (68.42%) SC Cleared
6 26 (68.42%) Security Cleared
7 18 (47.37%) Social Engineering
8 12 (31.58%) Security Testing
9 9 (23.68%) CHECK Team Member
10 7 (18.42%) Tigerscheme
10 7 (18.42%) CISSP
11 6 (15.79%) Network Security
11 6 (15.79%) CHECK Team Leader
12 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
12 5 (13.16%) .NET

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Wireless
1 29 (76.32%) Wireless Security
2 6 (15.79%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) Extranet
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) OLAP
1 1 (2.63%) OLTP
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 27 (71.05%) Publishing
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Penetration Tester
1 25 (65.79%) Tester
2 13 (34.21%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 13 (34.21%) Senior Tester
3 10 (26.32%) Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) Security Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Ethical Hacker
5 4 (10.53%) Security Penetration Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Security Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) WCF
3 1 (2.63%) WF
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (76.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Unix
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Information Security
2 33 (86.84%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (47.37%) Social Engineering
4 12 (31.58%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (10.53%) Network Packet Capture
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
6 4 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.26%) Presales
7 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.63%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) C
1 33 (86.84%) C++
1 33 (86.84%) Java
1 33 (86.84%) PHP
2 29 (76.32%) Perl
2 29 (76.32%) Python
2 29 (76.32%) Ruby
3 4 (10.53%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (94.74%) Degree
2 33 (86.84%) CREST Certified
3 26 (68.42%) SC Cleared
3 26 (68.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (23.68%) CHECK Team Member
5 7 (18.42%) CISSP
5 7 (18.42%) Tigerscheme
6 6 (15.79%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) CEH
7 2 (5.26%) CISA
7 2 (5.26%) OSCP
7 2 (5.26%) PCI QSA
8 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft