The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 57 36 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 4 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.94% 4.64% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 6.20% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
Communications Security
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 387 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 80.05% 74.85% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 295 327 395
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Communications Security
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the Crawley region.

Communications Security Salary Trend in Crawley

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 25 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 25 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 25 (100.00%) Military
1 25 (100.00%) Information Management
2 19 (76.00%) Electronics
3 15 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (52.00%) C
4 13 (52.00%) MS Office
4 13 (52.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) Degree
5 11 (44.00%) Requirements Management
5 11 (44.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (44.00%) Chip and PIN
6 9 (36.00%) VxWorks
6 9 (36.00%) C++
6 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
6 9 (36.00%) JSF
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (36.00%) Software Testing
6 9 (36.00%) Device Driver
6 9 (36.00%) Avionics
6 9 (36.00%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) Project Management
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) Change Management
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 13 (52.00%) MS Office
2 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (16.00%) MS Project
3 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.00%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.00%) Toad
General
1 25 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 25 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 25 (100.00%) Military
2 19 (76.00%) Electronics
3 9 (36.00%) Avionics
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 2 (8.00%) Back Office
5 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.00%) Auditor
3 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Information Security Auditor
3 2 (8.00%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) JSF
2 5 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (44.00%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (36.00%) Device Driver
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (8.00%) CESG
5 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) VxWorks
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Information Management
2 11 (44.00%) Requirements Management
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) UML
6 5 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Information Security
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) FMECA
8 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Ada
5 2 (8.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) PMP
4 2 (8.00%) CISA
4 2 (8.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Primavera
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Northgate
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Cognos