Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1171 1205
Rank change year-on-year +19 +34 -12
Permanent jobs citing CESG CLAS 22 25 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.035% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 50
UK median annual salary £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% +7.84% +6.25%
10th Percentile £44,625 £62,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £89,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £66,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.89% +20.45% -8.33%

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 73,142 72,039 87,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.17% 40.82% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56,565 59,092 70,404
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CESG CLAS in the UK

CESG CLAS
Top 9 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 16 January 2018. 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 +4 20 £67,500 - 2
UK excluding London +31 19 £67,500 +1.89% 2
South West +25 10 £67,500 - 2
South East +17 4 £60,000 -7.69%
London +4 3 £77,500 -8.82%
North of England +8 2 £42,500 -19.05%
Scotland - 2 £51,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
East of England -4 1 £105,000 +50.00%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 21 (95.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (86.36%) Information Security
3 19 (86.36%) CESG Certified Professional
4 16 (72.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
5 15 (68.18%) Information Assurance
6 13 (59.09%) DV Cleared
7 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
7 12 (54.55%) CISSP
7 12 (54.55%) Internet
8 11 (50.00%) RMADS
9 10 (45.45%) IIS
9 10 (45.45%) Firewall
9 10 (45.45%) IISP
10 8 (36.36%) C
10 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
12 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
12 6 (27.27%) Analytics
12 6 (27.27%) Degree
12 6 (27.27%) Master's Degree
13 5 (22.73%) GDPR
13 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
14 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
15 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
15 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
15 3 (13.64%) Network Design
16 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (45.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Internet
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Information Assurance Leader
2 8 (36.36%) Information Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Information Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Security Assurance Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Information Security
2 15 (68.18%) Information Assurance
3 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics
6 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) Network Design
8 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.09%) Business Development
9 2 (9.09%) Data Security
9 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) Information Management
10 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
10 1 (4.55%) Security Management
10 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CLAS
2 19 (86.36%) CESG Certified Professional
3 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) DV Cleared
5 12 (54.55%) CISSP
5 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 10 (45.45%) IISP
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Master's Degree
8 2 (9.09%) CISA
8 2 (9.09%) CISM
9 1 (4.55%) CRISC
9 1 (4.55%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (95.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (72.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 11 (50.00%) RMADS
4 5 (22.73%) GDPR
5 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
6 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)