The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 797 899
Rank change year-on-year +20 +102  
Permanent jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 97 138 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.53% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 57
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21844 26201 30066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.56% 26.63% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17036 21214 23848
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CESG Certified Professional
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CESG Certified Professional as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CESG Certified Professional in the UK

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CESG Certified Professional in the UK

CESG Certified Professional
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG Certified Professional in the UK

CESG Certified Professional
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +15 89 £60,000 -7.69% 18
London +17 36 £72,500 +11.53% 5
South West +2 20 £60,000 -7.69% 3
South East +44 16 £60,000 -4.00% 5
West Midlands +18 11 £60,000 - 2
East of England -24 10 £60,000 +26.31% 1
City of London +36 9 £39,250 -39.61% 2
Bristol -15 9 £60,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey +33 8 £60,000 -25.00%
Guildford +17 8 £60,000 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -14 8 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire +11 7 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Shropshire - 6 £69,000 - 1
Telford - 6 £69,000 - 1
Dorset - 5 £55,000 -
Southampton +14 4 £60,000 +44.42% 1
St Albans -1 4 £47,500 -32.14%
Hastings - 3 £45,000 -
Hatfield - 3 £110,000 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham +10 2 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Gloucester +3 2 - -
Gloucestershire -5 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £57,500 -
Coventry - 2 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £68,750 -
Cambridge - 2 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £68,750 -
Oxford - 2 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional.

1 148 (73.63%) CISSP
2 128 (63.68%) Information Security
3 122 (60.70%) CISM
4 114 (56.72%) Security Cleared
5 94 (46.77%) Cybersecurity
6 87 (43.28%) SC Cleared
6 87 (43.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 69 (34.33%) CESG
8 61 (30.35%) Security Architecture
9 58 (28.86%) Risk Management
10 47 (23.38%) CISA
11 46 (22.89%) Risk Assessment
12 43 (21.39%) Information Assurance
13 42 (20.90%) Finance
14 41 (20.40%) Firewall
15 40 (19.90%) ITIL
16 39 (19.40%) Security Management
17 38 (18.91%) Management Information System
18 37 (18.41%) PCI DSS
19 33 (16.42%) SIEM
20 30 (14.93%) TOGAF
20 30 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
21 27 (13.43%) Microsoft
22 25 (12.44%) CCNP
22 25 (12.44%) LogRhythm
22 25 (12.44%) SANS
23 24 (11.94%) CLAS
23 24 (11.94%) Degree
24 23 (11.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
25 21 (10.45%) Cisco

CESG Certified Professional
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (1.99%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.49%) PaaS
1 3 (1.49%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Boomi
2 2 (1.00%) BPaaS
2 2 (1.00%) IaaS
2 2 (1.00%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.50%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.40%) Firewall
2 18 (8.96%) Network Security
2 18 (8.96%) VPN
3 15 (7.46%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (4.98%) SSL
5 6 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.99%) DMZ
6 4 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.49%) Internet
7 3 (1.49%) IPsec
8 2 (1.00%) DNS
8 2 (1.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (1.00%) Wireless
9 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.50%) SNMP
9 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.99%) Big Data
2 2 (1.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (1.00%) DocumentDB
General
1 42 (20.90%) Finance
2 11 (5.47%) Marketing
3 8 (3.98%) Local Government
4 6 (2.99%) Law
5 5 (2.49%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.49%) Military
6 4 (1.99%) Back Office
6 4 (1.99%) Publishing
7 3 (1.49%) Advertising
7 3 (1.49%) Electronics
7 3 (1.49%) Legal
8 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (28.86%) Consultant
2 46 (22.89%) Security Consultant
3 42 (20.90%) Security Manager
4 29 (14.43%) Architect
4 29 (14.43%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 27 (13.43%) Analyst
6 22 (10.95%) Security Architect
7 20 (9.95%) Information Security Consultant
8 17 (8.46%) Security Analyst
9 16 (7.96%) SOC Analyst
10 13 (6.47%) IT Analyst
10 13 (6.47%) IT Security Analyst
11 12 (5.97%) Security Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) Firewall Analyst
12 11 (5.47%) SIEM Analyst
13 10 (4.98%) Incident Analyst
14 9 (4.48%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 9 (4.48%) Information Manager
14 9 (4.48%) Presales Consultant
14 9 (4.48%) Security Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Web Services
2 1 (0.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (34.33%) CESG
2 38 (18.91%) Management Information System
3 20 (9.95%) PKI
4 17 (8.46%) CESG CLAS
5 15 (7.46%) Data Centre
5 15 (7.46%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.48%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.49%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.99%) Cybercrime
9 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.00%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) SCADA
10 2 (1.00%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.96%) Windows
2 17 (8.46%) Linux
3 15 (7.46%) CentOS
3 15 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (7.46%) Ubuntu
4 12 (5.97%) Debian
5 11 (5.47%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (63.68%) Information Security
2 94 (46.77%) Cybersecurity
3 61 (30.35%) Security Architecture
4 58 (28.86%) Risk Management
5 46 (22.89%) Risk Assessment
6 43 (21.39%) Information Assurance
7 40 (19.90%) ITIL
8 39 (19.40%) Security Management
9 33 (16.42%) SIEM
10 30 (14.93%) TOGAF
11 21 (10.45%) Business Development
12 19 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (9.45%) Presales
12 19 (9.45%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (8.96%) Security Operations
14 17 (8.46%) ISMS
15 16 (7.96%) Information Security Management
16 15 (7.46%) Business Continuity
16 15 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
16 15 (7.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.97%) C
2 3 (1.49%) SQL
3 2 (1.00%) Java
4 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 148 (73.63%) CISSP
2 122 (60.70%) CISM
3 114 (56.72%) Security Cleared
4 87 (43.28%) SC Cleared
5 47 (23.38%) CISA
6 30 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (12.44%) CCNP
7 25 (12.44%) SANS
8 24 (11.94%) CLAS
8 24 (11.94%) Degree
9 20 (9.95%) CCSP
9 20 (9.95%) DV Cleared
10 17 (8.46%) CRISC
11 15 (7.46%) CCDP
12 14 (6.97%) CEH
13 13 (6.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 12 (5.97%) PCI QSA
15 10 (4.98%) MCP
16 7 (3.48%) CISMP
16 7 (3.48%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (43.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (18.41%) PCI DSS
3 23 (11.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 19 (9.45%) JSP 440
5 12 (5.97%) COBIT
6 11 (5.47%) RMADS
7 8 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 8 (3.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (3.48%) GDPR
9 6 (2.99%) ISAE 3402
9 6 (2.99%) NIST 800
10 5 (2.49%) SLA
11 4 (1.99%) ISO 9001
12 3 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.50%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) Snort
2 6 (2.99%) pfSense
3 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (7.46%) OSSEC
2 5 (2.49%) Nessus
2 5 (2.49%) QRadar
3 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.00%) SCOM
3 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.44%) LogRhythm
3 21 (10.45%) Cisco
4 15 (7.46%) AlienVault
4 15 (7.46%) Juniper
4 15 (7.46%) McAfee
4 15 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.46%) Sourcefire
5 10 (4.98%) LogLogic
6 7 (3.48%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.49%) Riverbed
8 4 (1.99%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle
9 2 (1.00%) Dell
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.00%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.00%) New Relic
9 2 (1.00%) SAP
9 2 (1.00%) Splunk
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: Competitive + car allowance or company car
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
RCDTS
Salary: £52,250 - £57,750
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + security clearance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dep on skills, knowledge & exp + exc benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
NCC Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago