The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 251 317 354
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +37
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.023% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.45%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -27.27%
Computer 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
5879 8814 10872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.14% 87.74% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5367 7471 9098
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in the City of London

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
1 5 (71.43%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) GCIH
3 3 (42.86%) GCFA
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) Snort
3 3 (42.86%) Anomaly Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Nessus
4 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) SUSE
1 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Security Operations
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Anomaly Detection
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) GCFA
1 3 (42.86%) GCIH
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Snort
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware