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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 898 932
Rank change year-on-year +59 +34  
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 13 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.050% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.12% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 7 50 16
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £36,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.90% -8.33%  

CESG CLAS 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,530
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CESG CLAS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CESG CLAS in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 13 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 3 months to 29 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 +41 12 £70,250 +12.40% 1
London +57 6 £75,000 +15.38%
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
South East +46 1 £52,500 -
City of London +44 1 £75,000 +36.36%
South West +24 1 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Hampshire +20 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Portsmouth - 1 £52,500 -
Belfast - 1 £55,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 31 (100.00%) CESG
1 31 (100.00%) CLAS
2 24 (77.42%) CISSP
3 20 (64.52%) Information Security
4 18 (58.06%) CISA
4 18 (58.06%) CISM
4 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
4 18 (58.06%) Information Assurance
5 17 (54.84%) Security Management
6 16 (51.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (51.61%) CESG Certified Professional
7 14 (45.16%) Information Security Management
8 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
8 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
9 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) Data Protection
11 9 (29.03%) ISMS
12 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
12 8 (25.81%) CGEIT
12 8 (25.81%) Matrix Organization
12 8 (25.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 7 (22.58%) Security Architecture
13 7 (22.58%) SLA
13 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
14 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
14 6 (19.35%) Data Protection Act

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Information Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Security Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Security Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Information Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance Manager
5 5 (16.13%) CLAS Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Security Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Account Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Head of Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) Head of Security
7 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Presales Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Security Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) CESG
2 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (19.35%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (12.90%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (6.45%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Information Security
2 18 (58.06%) Information Assurance
3 17 (54.84%) Security Management
4 14 (45.16%) Information Security Management
5 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
6 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
7 10 (32.26%) Data Protection
7 10 (32.26%) ITIL
8 9 (29.03%) ISMS
9 8 (25.81%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (22.58%) Security Architecture
11 6 (19.35%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
12 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
13 4 (12.90%) BCP
13 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (12.90%) Security Auditing
13 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) CLAS
2 24 (77.42%) CISSP
3 18 (58.06%) CISA
3 18 (58.06%) CISM
3 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
4 16 (51.61%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (25.81%) CGEIT
5 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (16.13%) CRISC
7 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) Degree
9 1 (3.23%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (25.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (22.58%) SLA
4 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
5 5 (16.13%) BS7799
6 4 (12.90%) JSP 440
7 3 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (6.45%) ISO27002
8 2 (6.45%) ISO27005
8 2 (6.45%) RMADS
9 1 (3.23%) COBIT
9 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001