Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 783 836
Rank change year-on-year -12 +53 +12
Permanent jobs citing CESG 50 60 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.080% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 65
London median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £43,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £113,750 £83,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £61,346 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.27% +16.85% -5.41%

CESG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37116 34329 42699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.38% 45.87% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26570 29124 35028
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,735 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.04% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CESG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in London

CESG
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CESG in London

CESG
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG in London

CESG
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Central London +5 9 £55,000 -47.62% 2
West London +13 4 £52,500 - 2
South London - 1 £65,000 - 1
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for CESG.

1 34 (68.00%) Information Security
2 27 (54.00%) CISM
2 27 (54.00%) CISSP
3 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (32.00%) TOGAF
5 16 (32.00%) Degree
5 16 (32.00%) Network Security
6 15 (30.00%) GDPR
7 13 (26.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 13 (26.00%) PCI DSS
7 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (24.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) Retail
9 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
10 10 (20.00%) SABSA
10 10 (20.00%) CEH
10 10 (20.00%) Data Protection
11 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (16.00%) CISA
13 7 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (14.00%) CRISC
13 7 (14.00%) Internal Audit
14 6 (12.00%) Security Operations
14 6 (12.00%) CHECK Team Leader
14 6 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
14 6 (12.00%) CREST Certified

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (10.00%) SAS
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Mathcad
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) Network Security
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Law
3 4 (8.00%) Local Government
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.00%) Automotive
5 1 (2.00%) Military
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Security Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Security Manager
3 11 (22.00%) Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Security Architect
4 9 (18.00%) Security Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Information Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Business Development Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Business Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Development Manager
7 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Service Security Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.00%) Handset
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) SCADA
5 1 (2.00%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.00%) State Machine
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Information Security
2 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (32.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
5 10 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 10 (20.00%) SABSA
6 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (14.00%) Internal Audit
7 7 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (12.00%) Presales
8 6 (12.00%) Security Operations
8 6 (12.00%) Security Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Cryptography
9 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (10.00%) ISMS
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) C++
2 2 (4.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) CISM
1 27 (54.00%) CISSP
2 16 (32.00%) Degree
3 13 (26.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.00%) CEH
5 8 (16.00%) CISA
6 7 (14.00%) CRISC
7 6 (12.00%) CHECK Team Leader
7 6 (12.00%) CREST Certified
8 5 (10.00%) CLAS
9 4 (8.00%) OSCP
9 4 (8.00%) SSCP
10 2 (4.00%) CSSLP
10 2 (4.00%) GXPN
10 2 (4.00%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (2.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (30.00%) GDPR
3 13 (26.00%) PCI DSS
4 9 (18.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (10.00%) SAS 70
6 2 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
7 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.00%) RMADS
7 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Altiris
3 1 (2.00%) AppSense
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.00%) Symantec
3 1 (2.00%) VMware