Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 341 365 370
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 -22
Permanent jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.053% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
North West median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +80.00%
10th Percentile £44,319 £75,000 £54,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.60% -14.62% +8.33%

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 2,525 2,780 2,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.51% 21.18% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,977 2,115 2,202
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +25 6 £75,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £41,444 - 1
Manchester - 2 £64,319 - 1
CESG Certified Professional
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 10 (90.91%) Security Architecture
3 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 8 (72.73%) CESG
4 7 (63.64%) PKI
5 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
6 4 (36.36%) SABSA
7 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (27.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
7 3 (27.27%) CEH
7 3 (27.27%) ISSAP
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Smart Meter
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Linux

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 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) SMTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Security Architect
3 6 (54.55%) Senior Architect
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Security Architect
5 2 (18.18%) IoT Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Information Officer
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) OAuth
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) SAML
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) CESG
2 7 (63.64%) PKI
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Smart Meter
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
6 1 (9.09%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
1 10 (90.91%) Security Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) SABSA
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (27.27%) CCSP
4 3 (27.27%) CEH
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) ISSAP
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CITP
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) IISP
5 2 (18.18%) MBCS
6 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) GDPR
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) SmartCo
2 1 (9.09%) VMware