Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 486 524 509
Rank change year-on-year +38 -15 +88
Permanent jobs citing CESG 36 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.055% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 27
South East median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,875 £43,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £74,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 10,002 10,961 11,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.64% 35.78% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7,856 8,867 9,172
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley +41 17 £70,000 -22.22% 3
Hampshire +21 17 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Berkshire +14 14 £70,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,000 - 1
West Sussex -16 1 £70,000 -
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing CESG 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 South East region with a requirement for CESG.

1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (41.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (38.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
4 14 (38.89%) DV Cleared
4 14 (38.89%) Information Assurance
4 14 (38.89%) MCSE
4 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (38.89%) Information Security
4 14 (38.89%) MCITP
5 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
5 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
6 12 (33.33%) OAuth
6 12 (33.33%) SAML
6 12 (33.33%) B2B
6 12 (33.33%) B2C
6 12 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (30.56%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL
9 8 (22.22%) CISSP
9 8 (22.22%) MODAF
9 8 (22.22%) Systems Engineering
10 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
10 7 (19.44%) Cryptography

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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (38.89%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DMZ
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) FTP
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
1 4 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 4 (11.11%) Network Security
1 4 (11.11%) SMTP
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.11%) X.400
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
1 10 (27.78%) Security Architect
1 10 (27.78%) Subject Matter Expert
2 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Active Directory Expert
4 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Advisor
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate
6 2 (5.56%) IT Graduate
7 1 (2.78%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (2.78%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 1 (2.78%) Chief Security Officer
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) OAuth
1 12 (33.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
3 7 (19.44%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Information Assurance
1 14 (38.89%) Information Security
2 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
3 12 (33.33%) B2B
3 12 (33.33%) B2C
4 11 (30.56%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) MODAF
6 8 (22.22%) Systems Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) Cryptography
7 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
8 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 5 (13.89%) Information Governance
10 4 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
10 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Security Management
10 4 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 15 (41.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 14 (38.89%) DV Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) MCITP
3 14 (38.89%) MCSE
3 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (22.22%) CISSP
6 4 (11.11%) CCNA
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (8.33%) CISM
7 3 (8.33%) CISMP
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.78%) CISA
9 1 (2.78%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.33%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (8.33%) JSP 440
2 3 (8.33%) RMADS
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.78%) GDPR
4 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) vCloud
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) CyberArk
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Darktrace
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) Proofpoint
4 1 (2.78%) VMware