The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 310 330 322
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 1 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.008% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.010% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Average salary - £92,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
Communications Security
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9252 9737 10335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.57% 81.92% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7748 8479 9423
Average salary £55,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Communications Security
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the City of London region.

Communications Security Salary Trend in the City of London

Communications Security
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis