Period
to 23 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CESG CLAS over the 6 months to 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1203 1232
Rank change year-on-year +31 +29 +7
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 22 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.031% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.029% 0.074% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 39
UK median annual salary £67,500 £68,750 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% +8.27% +15.45%
10th Percentile £51,500 £60,000 £40,969
90th Percentile £115,000 £76,250 £74,450
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% +20.00%

CESG CLAS 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75470 81934 89289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.88% 41.64% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57316 67013 71147
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

CESG CLAS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CESG CLAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CESG CLAS in the UK

CESG CLAS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CESG CLAS in the UK

CESG CLAS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CESG CLAS over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG CLAS in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 2017. 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
England +47 21 £67,500 -3.57% 5
UK excluding London +57 15 £67,500 -3.57% 2
South East +71 7 £60,000 -11.11%
London +29 7 £75,000 +15.38% 3
South West +1 4 £67,500 +3.85% 1
East of England -1 3 £110,000 +57.14%
Scotland +11 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT jobs citing CESG CLAS 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 CLAS.

1 22 (100.00%) CESG
1 22 (100.00%) CLAS
2 19 (86.36%) Information Security
3 17 (77.27%) CESG Certified Professional
4 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (59.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
7 12 (54.55%) CISSP
8 11 (50.00%) Information Assurance
9 9 (40.91%) CISM
9 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
9 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
9 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
10 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
11 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
11 7 (31.82%) CISA
12 6 (27.27%) C
12 6 (27.27%) RMADS
12 6 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (27.27%) GDPR
13 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (22.73%) Firewall
14 4 (18.18%) Finance
14 4 (18.18%) Publishing
14 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
14 4 (18.18%) ITIL
14 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
14 4 (18.18%) Management Information System

CESG CLAS
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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Information Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Security Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Information Assurance Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Chief Information Officer
4 4 (18.18%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 4 (18.18%) Chief Security Officer
4 4 (18.18%) CIO
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Security Officer
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Information Risk Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Security Assurance Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Information Security
2 14 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
4 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
5 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 4 (18.18%) CRAMM
7 4 (18.18%) Information Management
7 4 (18.18%) Internal Audit
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
8 3 (13.64%) Security Management
9 2 (9.09%) DRM
9 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CLAS
2 17 (77.27%) CESG Certified Professional
3 12 (54.55%) CISSP
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 9 (40.91%) CISM
4 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) CISA
7 3 (13.64%) CGEIT
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) IISP
7 3 (13.64%) Master's Degree
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (4.55%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (59.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (27.27%) GDPR
3 6 (27.27%) RMADS
4 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
5 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Apple