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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 244 317 340
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.048% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.054% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-17.89% -9.52%
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
5628 9200 10618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.50% 87.64% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5122 7861 8763
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 23 July 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 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) GCIH
4 2 (25.00%) GCFA
4 2 (25.00%) Nessus
4 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (25.00%) Snort
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) SUSE
2 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) GCFA
1 2 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CRISC
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Snort
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) VMware