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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England / South West
Rank 219 221 214
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Permanent jobs citing CESG 19 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.41% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 28
Median salary £45,000 £60,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.61% -6.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,100 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -8.33%  

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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1737 2270 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.15% 38.63% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1721 1512
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

CESG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CESG in the South West

CESG
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in the South West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG in the South West

CESG
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +17 8 £45,000 -30.76%
Bristol -3 4 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Avon - 4 - -
Gloucestershire -12 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Devon - 1 £33,581 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West region with a requirement for CESG.

1 42 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 30 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 30 (55.56%) CISSP
3 29 (53.70%) Information Security
4 25 (46.30%) Information Assurance
5 24 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 20 (37.04%) Management Information System
7 19 (35.19%) Protective Monitoring
7 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (35.19%) CESG Certified Professional
8 17 (31.48%) Windows
9 16 (29.63%) ITIL
9 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
9 16 (29.63%) Network Security
9 16 (29.63%) JSP 440
10 15 (27.78%) SMTP
10 15 (27.78%) DHCP
10 15 (27.78%) FTP
10 15 (27.78%) HTTP
10 15 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 15 (27.78%) DNS
10 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (27.78%) DMZ
10 15 (27.78%) CCNA
10 15 (27.78%) Firewall
10 15 (27.78%) X.400
10 15 (27.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (25.93%) Digital Forensics

CESG
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Network Security
2 15 (27.78%) DHCP
2 15 (27.78%) DMZ
2 15 (27.78%) DNS
2 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 15 (27.78%) FTP
2 15 (27.78%) HTTP
2 15 (27.78%) SMTP
2 15 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 15 (27.78%) X.400
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.37%) Aerospace
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Military
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Consultant
2 12 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Information Security Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Security Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) CLAS Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Information Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Chief Information Officer
7 3 (5.56%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 3 (5.56%) CIO
7 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Zend Framework
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) jQuery
2 1 (1.85%) JSON
2 1 (1.85%) Kendo UI
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Management Information System
2 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.41%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.85%) Debian
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Information Security
2 25 (46.30%) Information Assurance
3 19 (35.19%) Protective Monitoring
4 16 (29.63%) ITIL
5 15 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (25.93%) Business Continuity
6 14 (25.93%) Digital Forensics
7 13 (24.07%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (24.07%) Security Operations
8 12 (22.22%) Security Management
9 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (20.37%) ISMS
9 11 (20.37%) Security Auditing
10 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (18.52%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (16.67%) Project Management
11 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
12 8 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (12.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) C
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) PHP 5
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 30 (55.56%) CISSP
2 30 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 24 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 19 (35.19%) CESG Certified Professional
5 15 (27.78%) CCNA
5 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (27.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (24.07%) Degree
7 9 (16.67%) CEH
8 6 (11.11%) CISM
8 6 (11.11%) CREST Certified
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (9.26%) MCSA
9 5 (9.26%) MCSE
10 4 (7.41%) CLAS
10 4 (7.41%) GIAC
10 4 (7.41%) SANS
11 3 (5.56%) GCIH
11 3 (5.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) JSP 440
2 7 (12.96%) HMG Infosec
2 7 (12.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (12.96%) RMADS
3 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) vSphere
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) VMware
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