Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 526 510 588
Rank change year-on-year -16 +78 -24
Permanent jobs citing CESG 17 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.055% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 52
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £40,875 £43,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £65,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 11,749 12,042 16,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.87% 37.84% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,623 9,847 13,765
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Hampshire -27 9 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Surrey -6 3 £60,000 +14.29% 2
West Sussex - 3 - -
Berkshire +19 2 £90,000 +63.64% 1
Thames Valley +12 2 £90,000 +63.64% 2
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 12 (70.59%) Security Architecture
2 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 9 (52.94%) CESG Certified Professional
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (35.29%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (23.53%) C++
8 4 (23.53%) C
8 4 (23.53%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (23.53%) CLAS
8 4 (23.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
9 3 (17.65%) Android
9 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance
9 3 (17.65%) CREST Certified
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) CEH
9 3 (17.65%) Network Design
9 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) PSTN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Security Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) CIO
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) MODAF Architect
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Cybercrime
4 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Security Architecture
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (35.29%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Network Design
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (11.76%) Cyber Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) R
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CESG Certified Professional
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) CLAS
5 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) CEH
6 3 (17.65%) CISSP
6 3 (17.65%) CREST Certified
7 2 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (11.76%) GCFE
7 2 (11.76%) GCIA
7 2 (11.76%) GCIH
8 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (5.88%) CSSLP
8 1 (5.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (23.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (11.76%) NIST 800
5 1 (5.88%) GDPR
5 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (5.88%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft