The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 256 272 272
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.049% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.062% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
Computer Security
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5972 6457 6622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.08% 78.79% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 5289 5669
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in the East of England

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Computer Security Salary Histogram in the East of England

Computer Security
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £62,500 -
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) GCIA
1 2 (66.67%) GSEC
1 2 (66.67%) GCIH
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) CRISC
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Erlang
1 1 (33.33%) Rust
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) GCIA
1 2 (66.67%) GSEC
1 2 (66.67%) GCIH
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP