Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
UK > England
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 694 910 1036
Rank change year-on-year +216 +126 -30
Permanent jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 103 167 168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 68 96 106
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.11% -2.50%
10th Percentile £48,875 £45,625 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,625 £88,750 £82,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £64,077 £60,500
% change year-on-year +9.24% +5.91% +0.83%

CESG Certified Professional is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,593 33,259 39,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.91% 24.50% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11,424 24,128 29,676
Median annual salary £52,670 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.34% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

CESG Certified Professional
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CESG Certified Professional as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CESG Certified Professional in England

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CESG Certified Professional in England.

Salary trend for CESG Certified Professional in England

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CESG Certified Professional in England over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for CESG Certified Professional in England

CESG Certified Professional
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional within the England region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +97 33 £75,000 +22.45% 2
London +177 29 £75,000 +15.38% 1
South East +149 29 £50,000 -16.67%
North of England +123 8 £55,000 -26.00%
North West +96 6 £55,000 -26.00%
Yorkshire +104 2 - -
Midlands +101 2 £45,000 -28.00%
East of England +82 2 £57,500 -8.00%
West Midlands +72 1 - -
East Midlands +64 1 £45,000 -35.71%
CESG Certified Professional
UK

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional.

1 85 (82.52%) CISSP
2 84 (81.55%) Security Cleared
3 79 (76.70%) Cybersecurity
4 73 (70.87%) Information Assurance
5 71 (68.93%) SC Cleared
6 68 (66.02%) CISM
7 62 (60.19%) Information Security
8 53 (51.46%) Risk Management
9 47 (45.63%) JSP 440
9 47 (45.63%) Security Architecture
10 45 (43.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 41 (39.81%) CRISC
12 32 (31.07%) CESG
13 29 (28.16%) Security Management
14 28 (27.18%) DV Cleared
15 27 (26.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 25 (24.27%) Cyberthreat
16 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (23.30%) Management Information System
17 24 (23.30%) NCSC
18 21 (20.39%) RMADS
18 21 (20.39%) Public Sector
18 21 (20.39%) Cyber Essentials
19 19 (18.45%) Risk Assessment
20 18 (17.48%) IIS
20 18 (17.48%) Analytics
20 18 (17.48%) Public Cloud
20 18 (17.48%) IISP
21 17 (16.50%) Data Analytics
22 16 (15.53%) Self-Motivation

CESG Certified Professional
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (17.48%) IIS
2 5 (4.85%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) AWS
2 7 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (4.85%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (4.85%) OpenShift
3 5 (4.85%) Route 53
3 5 (4.85%) Serverless
3 5 (4.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.94%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Firewall
2 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 5 (4.85%) SSL
2 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.91%) Internet
3 3 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.91%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.97%) DMZ
4 1 (0.97%) Network Security
4 1 (0.97%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.85%) MySQL
1 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
1 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Artifactory
1 5 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (4.85%) Bitbucket Server
1 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.85%) JIRA
1 5 (4.85%) SonarQube
1 5 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (4.85%) Vagrant
2 4 (3.88%) Metasploit
3 3 (2.91%) Burp Suite
General
1 21 (20.39%) Public Sector
2 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.85%) Marketing
3 2 (1.94%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Consultant
2 31 (30.10%) Security Consultant
3 25 (24.27%) Security Manager
4 24 (23.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 22 (21.36%) Architect
5 22 (21.36%) Security Architect
6 17 (16.50%) IT Manager
6 17 (16.50%) IT Security Manager
7 8 (7.77%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (4.85%) Principal Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Principal Security Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Information Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Security Assurance Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Information Assurance Practitioner
10 3 (2.91%) Security Assurance Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.07%) CESG
2 25 (24.27%) Cyberthreat
3 24 (23.30%) Management Information System
4 18 (17.48%) Public Cloud
5 16 (15.53%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (7.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 8 (7.77%) Cyberattack
7 7 (6.80%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) CoreOS
2 2 (1.94%) Windows
3 1 (0.97%) Kali Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Unix
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (76.70%) Cybersecurity
2 73 (70.87%) Information Assurance
3 62 (60.19%) Information Security
4 53 (51.46%) Risk Management
5 47 (45.63%) Security Architecture
6 29 (28.16%) Security Management
7 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (18.45%) Risk Assessment
9 18 (17.48%) Analytics
10 17 (16.50%) Data Analytics
11 15 (14.56%) Information Security Management
11 15 (14.56%) SABSA
12 13 (12.62%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (11.65%) ISMS
14 10 (9.71%) Creative Thinking
14 10 (9.71%) Cyber Resilience
14 10 (9.71%) Innovative Thinking
15 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Architecture
16 8 (7.77%) Active Listening
17 7 (6.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.83%) Python
1 6 (5.83%) Ruby
2 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.85%) Java
2 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
2 5 (4.85%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) C
4 1 (0.97%) Go
4 1 (0.97%) Perl
4 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (82.52%) CISSP
2 84 (81.55%) Security Cleared
3 71 (68.93%) SC Cleared
4 68 (66.02%) CISM
5 41 (39.81%) CRISC
6 28 (27.18%) DV Cleared
7 18 (17.48%) IISP
8 8 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (6.80%) CISA
10 6 (5.83%) Degree
11 5 (4.85%) CCNP
12 4 (3.88%) CLAS
12 4 (3.88%) CREST Certified
12 4 (3.88%) SANS
13 3 (2.91%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 2 (1.94%) CCSP
14 2 (1.94%) CEH
14 2 (1.94%) CISMP
14 2 (1.94%) CompTIA Security+
15 1 (0.97%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (45.63%) JSP 440
2 45 (43.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (26.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 24 (23.30%) NCSC
5 21 (20.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 21 (20.39%) RMADS
6 13 (12.62%) NIST
7 5 (4.85%) NIST 800
8 3 (2.91%) COBIT
8 3 (2.91%) GDPR
8 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.97%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.97%) IASME
9 1 (0.97%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Docker
1 5 (4.85%) GlusterFS
1 5 (4.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Ansible
1 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.85%) Nagios
1 5 (4.85%) OSSEC
1 5 (4.85%) Terraform
2 4 (3.88%) Nmap
3 1 (0.97%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (4.85%) New Relic
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle
1 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.97%) Cisco
2 1 (0.97%) Juniper
2 1 (0.97%) LogRhythm
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.97%) Netsparker
2 1 (0.97%) Qualys
2 1 (0.97%) SAP
2 1 (0.97%) Splunk