The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 50 35 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 7 36 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.67% 6.44% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 8.55% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +52.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
355 421 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 84.52% 75.31% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 306 317 363
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Communications Security
West Sussex

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 31 July 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 26 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 26 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 26 (100.00%) Military
1 26 (100.00%) Information Management
2 18 (69.23%) Electronics
3 15 (57.69%) C
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 14 (53.85%) MS Office
4 14 (53.85%) Management Information System
5 13 (50.00%) Linux
5 13 (50.00%) Requirements Management
6 12 (46.15%) Degree
7 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Integration Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (42.31%) JSF
7 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
7 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Device Driver
7 11 (42.31%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (42.31%) C++
7 11 (42.31%) VxWorks
8 10 (38.46%) Chip and PIN
8 10 (38.46%) Project Management
8 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
9 9 (34.62%) Avionics
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle
10 8 (30.77%) Change Management
11 7 (26.92%) Middleware
11 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (53.85%) MS Office
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 4 (15.38%) MS Project
4 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 26 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 26 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 26 (100.00%) Military
2 18 (69.23%) Electronics
3 9 (34.62%) Avionics
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Change Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Change Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) JSF
2 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 11 (42.31%) Device Driver
3 10 (38.46%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) VxWorks
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Information Management
2 13 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Integration Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 7 (26.92%) UML
6 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (26.92%) OO
6 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
7 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C
2 11 (42.31%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Ada
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PMP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Primavera
4 2 (7.69%) Northgate
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
4 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 2 (7.69%) SAP