Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 290 325
Rank change year-on-year +2 +35 +20
Permanent jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 47 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 1.32% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 38
South West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -2.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,625 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,950 £72,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +6.12%

CESG Certified Professional is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,941 3,186 3,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.54% 31.33% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,223 2,470 2,835
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

CESG Certified Professional
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CESG Certified Professional in the South West

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CESG Certified Professional in the South West

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional in the South West over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CESG Certified Professional in the South West

CESG Certified Professional
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Wiltshire +5 27 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Bristol +5 15 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Dorset -32 3 - -
Gloucestershire +10 2 £60,000 -11.11% 4
CESG Certified Professional
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 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 West region with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional.

1 36 (76.60%) CISSP
2 31 (65.96%) Security Architecture
3 23 (48.94%) Information Security
4 21 (44.68%) RMADS
5 19 (40.43%) CESG
5 19 (40.43%) CISM
6 18 (38.30%) Information Assurance
6 18 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (29.79%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
9 9 (19.15%) OWASP
9 9 (19.15%) PKI
9 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (19.15%) Business Development
9 9 (19.15%) Web Services
9 9 (19.15%) SANS
10 6 (12.77%) Cyberattack
10 6 (12.77%) C
10 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
10 6 (12.77%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
10 6 (12.77%) JSP 440
11 5 (10.64%) Protective Monitoring
11 5 (10.64%) Presales
12 4 (8.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (8.51%) ModSecurity
12 4 (8.51%) ISMS
12 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
12 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity

CESG Certified Professional
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Architect
1 18 (38.30%) Consultant
1 18 (38.30%) Security Architect
2 16 (34.04%) Security Consultant
3 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Security Compliance Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) CESG
2 9 (19.15%) PKI
3 6 (12.77%) Cyberattack
3 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Security Architecture
2 23 (48.94%) Information Security
3 18 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (38.30%) Information Assurance
4 9 (19.15%) Business Development
4 9 (19.15%) OWASP
5 6 (12.77%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.64%) Presales
6 5 (10.64%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.51%) ISMS
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps
8 3 (6.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Security Operations
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (4.26%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (76.60%) CISSP
2 19 (40.43%) CISM
3 14 (29.79%) CompTIA Security+
4 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
5 9 (19.15%) SANS
6 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
7 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.38%) CEH
8 3 (6.38%) Degree
8 3 (6.38%) GIAC
9 1 (2.13%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) RMADS
2 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (12.77%) JSP 440
4 4 (8.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (6.38%) QA
6 2 (4.26%) GDPR