The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 885 898 874
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 13 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.032% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 18
Average salary £63,250 £72,500 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.75% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,000 £119,050
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £80,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +88.23%
Communications Security
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82055 84713 83208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.22% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68902 70217 67067
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Security
Salary Trend in England

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

Communications Security Salary Trend in England

Communications Security
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Security across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Communications Security Salary Histogram in England

Communications Security
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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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
London +5 8 £64,000 +11.30%
South East +4 3 £70,000 -12.50%
North West +20 1 £62,500 -
Communications Security
UK

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 16 (51.61%) VoIP
1 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 15 (48.39%) MPLS
3 14 (45.16%) VPN
3 14 (45.16%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) Unified Communications
5 11 (35.48%) LAN
5 11 (35.48%) CCNP
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 10 (32.26%) Juniper
6 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
7 9 (29.03%) Network Management
7 9 (29.03%) Junos
7 9 (29.03%) Multicast
7 9 (29.03%) OSPF
7 9 (29.03%) BGP
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (29.03%) EIGRP
7 9 (29.03%) ICMP
7 9 (29.03%) H.323
7 9 (29.03%) SNMP
7 9 (29.03%) JSP 440
7 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (29.03%) IPsec

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) VoIP
1 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 15 (48.39%) MPLS
3 14 (45.16%) VPN
4 12 (38.71%) Unified Communications
5 11 (35.48%) LAN
6 9 (29.03%) BGP
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (29.03%) EIGRP
6 9 (29.03%) H.323
6 9 (29.03%) ICMP
6 9 (29.03%) IGMP
6 9 (29.03%) IPsec
6 9 (29.03%) Junos
6 9 (29.03%) Multicast
6 9 (29.03%) OSPF
6 9 (29.03%) SNMP
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 5 (16.13%) ADSL
8 5 (16.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) French Language
1 4 (12.90%) German Language
1 4 (12.90%) Italian Language
1 4 (12.90%) Japanese Language
1 4 (12.90%) Mandarin Language
1 4 (12.90%) Spanish Language
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Design Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Implementation Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) IT Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (19.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (19.35%) IT Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Operations Manager
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Programme Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Manager
4 5 (16.13%) WAN Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Designer
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL Service Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) PMI
3 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Network Management
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security
3 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Matrix Management
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Presales
6 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) Data Security
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CCNP
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
4 5 (16.13%) PMP
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) JSP 440
2 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Juniper
3 7 (22.58%) Dell
3 7 (22.58%) EMC
3 7 (22.58%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Aruba
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Meraki
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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