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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
UK
Rank 748 787 911
Rank change year-on-year +39 +124  
Permanent jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 101 159 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.56% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81 129 37
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  

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 20711 28517 28965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.73% 27.80% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 22861 22729
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 March 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 23 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
England +26 87 £60,000 -7.69% 20
London +55 41 £82,500 +26.92% 4
East of England +31 20 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Hertfordshire +15 18 £47,500 -5.00%
South West +8 15 £55,000 -12.00% 9
Hemel Hempstead -4 11 £60,000 +26.31%
Bristol -4 8 £55,000 +6.55% 4
City of London +44 7 £39,000 -42.22% 2
South East +48 5 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West Midlands +36 5 £60,000 - 1
St Albans - 5 £47,500 -
Avon - 4 - -
Hampshire +17 3 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +4 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £60,000 -
Somerset - 2 £60,000 - 2
Coventry - 2 £60,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £58,750 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Guildford - 2 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £70,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £60,000 -
Southampton - 2 £60,000 -
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £60,000 -
Bath - 2 £60,000 - 2
Portsmouth -4 1 £52,500 -34.37%

CESG Certified Professional
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 151 (75.50%) Information Security
2 142 (71.00%) CISSP
3 114 (57.00%) Security Cleared
4 109 (54.50%) CISM
5 88 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
6 87 (43.50%) SC Cleared
7 84 (42.00%) CESG
8 75 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 65 (32.50%) Risk Management
10 63 (31.50%) Management Information System
11 62 (31.00%) Information Assurance
11 62 (31.00%) Security Architecture
12 52 (26.00%) Risk Assessment
13 50 (25.00%) Security Management
14 41 (20.50%) CISA
15 35 (17.50%) PCI DSS
16 34 (17.00%) Firewall
17 31 (15.50%) Finance
17 31 (15.50%) CLAS
18 30 (15.00%) TOGAF
19 28 (14.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
20 27 (13.50%) JSP 440
20 27 (13.50%) Information Security Management
21 25 (12.50%) Business Development
22 24 (12.00%) Security Operations
23 23 (11.50%) SANS
23 23 (11.50%) Penetration Testing
24 22 (11.00%) CCNP
24 22 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
24 22 (11.00%) ITIL

CESG Certified Professional
Top Related 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 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.50%) IaaS
2 3 (1.50%) PaaS
2 3 (1.50%) SaaS
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.00%) Firewall
2 10 (5.00%) VPN
3 8 (4.00%) SSL
4 7 (3.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (3.50%) IPsec
5 6 (3.00%) Network Security
6 5 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.00%) X.400
8 3 (1.50%) DMZ
8 3 (1.50%) WAN
9 2 (1.00%) DNS
9 2 (1.00%) LAN
9 2 (1.00%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.50%) SNMP
10 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) Big Data
1 2 (1.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (1.00%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 31 (15.50%) Finance
2 19 (9.50%) Marketing
3 12 (6.00%) Aerospace
4 8 (4.00%) Local Government
4 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.50%) Military
6 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.00%) Back Office
8 3 (1.50%) Electronics
8 3 (1.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (37.00%) Consultant
2 52 (26.00%) Security Consultant
3 38 (19.00%) Security Manager
4 34 (17.00%) Architect
5 29 (14.50%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 27 (13.50%) Security Architect
7 21 (10.50%) Information Security Consultant
8 14 (7.00%) Analyst
9 12 (6.00%) Risk Consultant
10 10 (5.00%) CISSP Consultant
10 10 (5.00%) Compliance Consultant
11 9 (4.50%) Senior Architect
11 9 (4.50%) Senior Security Architect
12 8 (4.00%) Information Manager
12 8 (4.00%) Security Analyst
12 8 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
12 8 (4.00%) SOC Analyst
13 7 (3.50%) Presales Consultant
13 7 (3.50%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 84 (42.00%) CESG
2 63 (31.50%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.50%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (4.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (4.00%) Social Media
6 7 (3.50%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.00%) PKI
8 5 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.50%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (1.00%) Cybercrime
11 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.00%) SCADA
11 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.50%) Blog
12 1 (0.50%) iPad
12 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.50%) Windows
2 10 (5.00%) Linux
3 5 (2.50%) CentOS
3 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.00%) AIX
5 3 (1.50%) Debian
6 1 (0.50%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (75.50%) Information Security
2 88 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
3 65 (32.50%) Risk Management
4 62 (31.00%) Information Assurance
4 62 (31.00%) Security Architecture
5 52 (26.00%) Risk Assessment
6 50 (25.00%) Security Management
7 30 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 27 (13.50%) Information Security Management
9 25 (12.50%) Business Development
10 24 (12.00%) Security Operations
11 23 (11.50%) Penetration Testing
12 22 (11.00%) ITIL
13 19 (9.50%) ISMS
14 18 (9.00%) SIEM
14 18 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (8.50%) Presales
15 17 (8.50%) SABSA
16 16 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
16 16 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.50%) C
2 3 (1.50%) SQL
3 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 142 (71.00%) CISSP
2 114 (57.00%) Security Cleared
3 109 (54.50%) CISM
4 87 (43.50%) SC Cleared
5 41 (20.50%) CISA
6 31 (15.50%) CLAS
7 23 (11.50%) SANS
8 22 (11.00%) CCNP
8 22 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (10.00%) Degree
10 12 (6.00%) CISMP
10 12 (6.00%) CRISC
11 11 (5.50%) PCI QSA
12 7 (3.50%) CGEIT
13 6 (3.00%) DV Cleared
13 6 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (2.50%) CCDP
14 5 (2.50%) CCSP
14 5 (2.50%) ISSAP
14 5 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (17.50%) PCI DSS
3 28 (14.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 27 (13.50%) JSP 440
5 19 (9.50%) RMADS
6 13 (6.50%) COBIT
7 11 (5.50%) ISO27002
8 8 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (3.50%) HMG Infosec
10 6 (3.00%) ISAE 3402
10 6 (3.00%) SLA
11 3 (1.50%) GPG13
12 2 (1.00%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (1.00%) ISO27005
12 2 (1.00%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.50%) Snort
2 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) XenApp
3 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) OSSEC
2 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.00%) SCOM
3 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.00%) LogRhythm
3 6 (3.00%) Cisco
4 5 (2.50%) AlienVault
4 5 (2.50%) Intel Security
4 5 (2.50%) Juniper
4 5 (2.50%) LogLogic
4 5 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.50%) Sourcefire
5 3 (1.50%) SAP
6 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.00%) New Relic
6 2 (1.00%) Splunk
7 1 (0.50%) Arista
7 1 (0.50%) Citrix
7 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 6 days ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
Norfolk & Suffolk Constabularies
Salary: From £42,492 to £46,422 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
England
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago