The first table below looks at the demand for Computer 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 Computer Security over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 330 316 327
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.075% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.093% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Average salary - £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+34.37% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10058 9643 10181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.47% 80.82% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8283 8438 9274
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Computer Security
London

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Forensic Investigator
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) MCollective
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Terracotta