The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 156 166
Permanent jobs citing CESG 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.25% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £60,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.89%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1052 1190 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.73% 41.99% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 668 552 729
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

CESG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for CESG in Scotland