Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 362 338
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +31
Permanent jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.035% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
North West median annual salary £82,000 £33,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +144.78% -39.09% -
10th Percentile £67,500 £31,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £101,000 £35,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,501 2,881 2,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.39% 22.54% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,873 2,162 2,335
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,658
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.55% +3.68%

CESG Certified Professional
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CESG Certified Professional as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CESG Certified Professional in the North West

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional in the North West.

Salary trend for CESG Certified Professional in the North West

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional in the North West over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CESG Certified Professional in the North West

CESG Certified Professional
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Cheshire - 8 £79,750 - 1
Manchester +27 4 £85,000 +153.73%
CESG Certified Professional
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional.

1 11 (91.67%) CISM
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) CESG
3 8 (66.67%) PKI
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (50.00%) Information Security
4 6 (50.00%) SABSA
4 6 (50.00%) Information Assurance
5 5 (41.67%) Smart Meter
5 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 2 (16.67%) Smart Energy
7 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Process Management
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (16.67%) SANS
7 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (8.33%) GDPR
8 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials

CESG Certified Professional
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
1 9 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) CESG
1 8 (66.67%) PKI
2 5 (41.67%) Smart Meter
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Smart Energy
4 1 (8.33%) Cyberattack
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) SABSA
2 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (41.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISM
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) GSLC
4 1 (8.33%) PCI QSA
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VMware