The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 331 315 334
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £65,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-34.61% +73.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10249 9345 10942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.28% 79.65% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8536 8176 9931
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Communications Security
London

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Data Security
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Cryptography
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (16.67%) BPMN
6 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (16.67%) IaaS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Data Security
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) BPMN
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) ILOG
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss