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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications Security (COMSEC)
UK / England
Rank 814 899 893
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -6
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 13 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £60,900 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £75,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,525 £70,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-43.53% +75.00%

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
68565 81767 84400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.15% 87.70% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56901 68765 70092
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Communications Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 7 £65,500 -4.02%
South West - 4 £41,025 -
East Midlands - 2 £34,500 -
Communications Security
UK

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Communications Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Communications Security.

1 14 (63.64%) LAN
1 14 (63.64%) VoIP
1 14 (63.64%) WAN
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) VPN
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) MPLS
4 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) Network Management
5 10 (45.45%) Junos
5 10 (45.45%) IGMP
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (45.45%) JSP 440
5 10 (45.45%) Multicast
5 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 10 (45.45%) OSPF
5 10 (45.45%) BGP
5 10 (45.45%) EIGRP
5 10 (45.45%) ICMP
5 10 (45.45%) Juniper
5 10 (45.45%) H.323
5 10 (45.45%) IPsec
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (45.45%) SNMP
5 10 (45.45%) CCNP
6 8 (36.36%) C

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) LAN
1 14 (63.64%) VoIP
1 14 (63.64%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) VPN
3 12 (54.55%) MPLS
4 10 (45.45%) BGP
4 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (45.45%) EIGRP
4 10 (45.45%) H.323
4 10 (45.45%) ICMP
4 10 (45.45%) IGMP
4 10 (45.45%) IPsec
4 10 (45.45%) Junos
4 10 (45.45%) Multicast
4 10 (45.45%) OSPF
4 10 (45.45%) SNMP
5 7 (31.82%) Wireless
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Support
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Support
3 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Network Management
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (22.73%) Database Security
4 5 (22.73%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 5 (22.73%) Email Filtering
4 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (22.73%) SIEM
4 5 (22.73%) Web Filtering
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (13.64%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNP
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CEH
6 1 (4.55%) CISM
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) GCIH
6 1 (4.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Juniper
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) Dell
4 6 (27.27%) EMC
4 6 (27.27%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: c. £45,000 plus benefits
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