The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 11 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 9 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 17.31% 20.31% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.37% 30.95% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
Communications Security
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheadle region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 94.23% 65.63% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 31
Average salary £37,000 £28,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.82% -14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the Cheadle region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing Communications Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Communications Security.

1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 7 (63.64%) Validation
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) Wonderware
3 6 (54.55%) WCF
3 6 (54.55%) LINQ
3 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Ninject
3 6 (54.55%) Change Control
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) NUnit
5 4 (36.36%) Information Management
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Military
5 4 (36.36%) Electronics
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing Communications Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Communications Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) NUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) FxCop
4 2 (18.18%) StyleCop
4 2 (18.18%) Moq
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
1 4 (36.36%) Military
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) UI Developer
3 3 (27.27%) UI Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
2 6 (54.55%) LINQ
2 6 (54.55%) Ninject
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Validation
2 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (54.55%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Information Management
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) CMMI
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) Network Design
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Wonderware
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle