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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 611 637
Rank change year-on-year +20 +26  
Permanent jobs citing CESG 23 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.092% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 34
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £63,100 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,600 £95,000 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +44.44%  

CESG is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17253 18606 20742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.28% 46.28% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13158 15800 16962
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CESG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
City of London - 3 £66,250 -
Greenford - 1 £52,500 -
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 26 (68.42%) Information Security
2 19 (50.00%) CISSP
3 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (42.11%) CISM
5 13 (34.21%) Degree
5 13 (34.21%) CESG Certified Professional
6 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (28.95%) TOGAF
8 9 (23.68%) CEH
8 9 (23.68%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Security Architecture
8 9 (23.68%) SABSA
9 8 (21.05%) OSCP
9 8 (21.05%) Business Development
10 7 (18.42%) PKI
10 7 (18.42%) CESG CLAS
10 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
10 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
10 7 (18.42%) CISA
10 7 (18.42%) Information Security Management
10 7 (18.42%) Security Management
10 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
10 7 (18.42%) CLAS
10 7 (18.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (15.79%) Secure Coding
11 6 (15.79%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) C++
11 6 (15.79%) CGEIT

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 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
1 3 (7.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Network Security
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Skype
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.63%) RequisitePro
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Publishing
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Military
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Architect
1 10 (26.32%) Security Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Penetration Tester
2 9 (23.68%) Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Information Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Lead Tester
4 5 (13.16%) Lead Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Lead Security Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Security Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Presales Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Security Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) CESG CLAS
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
2 5 (13.16%) Smart Meter
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.26%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (28.95%) TOGAF
4 9 (23.68%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (23.68%) SABSA
4 9 (23.68%) Security Architecture
5 8 (21.05%) Business Development
6 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
6 7 (18.42%) Information Security Management
6 7 (18.42%) Security Management
7 6 (15.79%) ISMS
7 6 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) Secure Coding
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) Presales
8 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (7.89%) Data Loss Prevention
10 3 (7.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 3 (7.89%) Disk Encryption
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) C
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) VBScript
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) CISSP
2 16 (42.11%) CISM
3 13 (34.21%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (34.21%) Degree
4 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) CEH
6 8 (21.05%) OSCP
7 7 (18.42%) CISA
7 7 (18.42%) CLAS
8 6 (15.79%) CGEIT
9 5 (13.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (13.16%) CCSA
9 5 (13.16%) CCSP
9 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
11 3 (7.89%) CREST Certified
12 2 (5.26%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (5.26%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.16%) SLA
4 4 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (5.26%) QA
6 1 (2.63%) GDPR
6 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) BitLocker
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.89%) XenApp
1 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Symantec
2 3 (7.89%) Altiris
2 3 (7.89%) AppSense
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
2 3 (7.89%) LANDesk
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.63%) Varonis
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