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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 313 323 323
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.031% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £52,500 £128,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.14% +267.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +14.37%
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
8782 9616 9205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.98% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 8204 8289
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft