The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 232 244 216
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs citing CESG 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.11% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -8.69%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2244 2160 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.42% 30.08% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1554 1288
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CESG across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CESG
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CESG Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CESG
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +6 9 £35,000 - 2
CESG
England

CESG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CESG 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.

1 10 (100.00%) Nessus
1 10 (100.00%) Nmap
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 10 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT
2 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) VoIP
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Social Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Acunetix
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 6 (60.00%) Wireless
6 5 (50.00%) Computer Security
7 2 (20.00%) Google
7 2 (20.00%) Server Building
7 2 (20.00%) Tandem
8 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CESG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) VoIP
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Test Specialist
2 5 (50.00%) Security Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Social Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Security
4 2 (20.00%) Server Building
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Nessus
1 10 (100.00%) Nmap
1 10 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Acunetix
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Google
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago