Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 358 365
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing CESG 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.083% 0.024% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.060% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
North West median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -32.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £69,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,346 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.34% +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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5190 5034 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.17% 40.31% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4198 3695
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for CESG in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CESG in the North West

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Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG in the North West

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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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire - 9 £75,000 -
Manchester -1 1 £55,000 -4.35% 1
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for CESG.

1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) ISSAP
3 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 8 (72.73%) Security Architecture
4 7 (63.64%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) OpenID
4 7 (63.64%) OAuth
4 7 (63.64%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (63.64%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (63.64%) SABSA
4 7 (63.64%) IPsec
4 7 (63.64%) GIAC
4 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
4 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 7 (63.64%) PKI
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (63.64%) SAML
4 7 (63.64%) SSCP
4 7 (63.64%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Unix
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (63.64%) CCIE
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Smart Meter
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Information Security
6 4 (36.36%) Finance

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) IPsec
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 9 (81.82%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Smart Metering Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) OAuth
1 7 (63.64%) OpenID
1 7 (63.64%) REST
1 7 (63.64%) SAML
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) PKI
2 6 (54.55%) Smart Meter
3 3 (27.27%) Cybercrime
3 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Security Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (63.64%) SABSA
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Process Management
5 3 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
5 3 (27.27%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) ISMS
6 1 (9.09%) Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) ISSAP
3 8 (72.73%) CISM
4 7 (63.64%) CCIE
4 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 7 (63.64%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (63.64%) GIAC
4 7 (63.64%) SSCP
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) CISA
6 1 (9.09%) CITP
6 1 (9.09%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001