Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 541 592
Rank change year-on-year +14 +51 -51
Permanent jobs citing CESG 25 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.082% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 37
South East median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.56% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,275 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +19.05% -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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11652 13570 16949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.34% 38.57% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9569 11184 13744
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,663
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CESG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in the South East

CESG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for CESG in the South East

CESG
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG in the South East

CESG
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hampshire +1 16 £60,000 +33.33%
Berkshire +42 3 £51,250 -
Thames Valley +37 3 £51,250 -
Surrey +21 3 £60,000 +17.65%
West Sussex - 3 - -
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for CESG.

1 18 (72.00%) Information Security
2 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (48.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
4 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) CLAS
6 9 (36.00%) CESG CLAS
6 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (36.00%) CISSP
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
7 7 (28.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) Network Security
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) C
8 6 (24.00%) CISM
8 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (20.00%) C++
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) CEH
9 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (16.00%) CREST Certified
10 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) DMZ
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Information Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Information Risk Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Cybercrime
4 2 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Kali Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Information Security
2 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
3 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (12.00%) Network Design
7 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
8 2 (8.00%) ISMS
8 2 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
2 5 (20.00%) C++
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) R
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) CISSP
3 9 (36.00%) CLAS
4 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) CISM
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) CEH
7 4 (16.00%) CREST Certified
8 2 (8.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (8.00%) GCFE
8 2 (8.00%) GCIA
8 2 (8.00%) GCIH
8 2 (8.00%) IISP
8 2 (8.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (8.00%) OSCP
8 2 (8.00%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (4.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (16.00%) RMADS
5 3 (12.00%) COBIT
5 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (8.00%) GDPR
6 2 (8.00%) NIST 800
6 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
7 1 (4.00%) ISO 22301
7 1 (4.00%) ISO 31000
7 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Apple
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Altiris
2 1 (4.00%) AppSense
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec
2 1 (4.00%) VMware