The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 865 768 879
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +111
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 37 88 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.085% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.11% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 17
Average salary £73,750 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.46% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,750 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £65,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-34.61% +73.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Communications Security
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -48 20 - - 2
North West -10 6 - -
London -52 5 £105,000 +61.53% 3
Yorkshire -44 2 - -
East of England -16 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
South West - 1 - - 1
Communications Security
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Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 46 (58.23%) Military
1 46 (58.23%) Information Management
2 39 (49.37%) Telecoms
3 38 (48.10%) Aerospace
4 34 (43.04%) Electronics
5 27 (34.18%) Windows
6 26 (32.91%) Degree
7 24 (30.38%) Finance
8 23 (29.11%) Linux
9 22 (27.85%) CRM
9 22 (27.85%) Project Management
10 21 (26.58%) SC Cleared
10 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
11 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
11 20 (25.32%) Oracle
12 19 (24.05%) Management Information System
12 19 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
13 18 (22.78%) Business Continuity
14 16 (20.25%) Data Modelling
14 16 (20.25%) Legal
14 16 (20.25%) Data Security
14 16 (20.25%) Cryptography
15 15 (18.99%) VMware
15 15 (18.99%) C
15 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
15 15 (18.99%) Chip and PIN
15 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (16.46%) Cisco
16 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Office
2 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.53%) MS Project
5 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.53%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Unified Communications
2 7 (8.86%) LAN
2 7 (8.86%) WAN
3 4 (5.06%) Wireless
3 4 (5.06%) SAN
3 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 4 (5.06%) DHCP
3 4 (5.06%) VPN
4 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.80%) Network Security
5 2 (2.53%) VLAN
5 2 (2.53%) Firewall
5 2 (2.53%) MPLS
5 2 (2.53%) Internet
5 2 (2.53%) LDAP
6 1 (1.27%) IPX
6 1 (1.27%) SNA
6 1 (1.27%) VoIP
6 1 (1.27%) OSPF
6 1 (1.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.53%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (11.39%) Subversion
2 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) JIRA
4 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.06%) Hudson
4 4 (5.06%) Trac
4 4 (5.06%) NUnit
4 4 (5.06%) ClearCase
4 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.80%) JUnit
5 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.80%) Selenium
6 2 (2.53%) FxCop
6 2 (2.53%) StyleCop
6 2 (2.53%) Gerrit
6 2 (2.53%) Moq
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.53%) Toad
7 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 46 (58.23%) Military
2 39 (49.37%) Telecoms
3 38 (48.10%) Aerospace
4 34 (43.04%) Electronics
5 24 (30.38%) Finance
6 16 (20.25%) Legal
7 8 (10.13%) Avionics
8 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
8 4 (5.06%) Back Office
9 3 (3.80%) Retail
10 1 (1.27%) Marketing
10 1 (1.27%) French Language
10 1 (1.27%) German Language
10 1 (1.27%) Italian Language
10 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Architect
2 17 (21.52%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Architect
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.86%) Lead Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Systems Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Administrator
7 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Cisco Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Information Systems Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Systems Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) Middleware
2 10 (12.66%) JSF
3 6 (7.59%) Web Services
4 3 (3.80%) CSS
4 3 (3.80%) HTML
4 3 (3.80%) JRules
5 2 (2.53%) Ninject
5 2 (2.53%) LINQ
5 2 (2.53%) WCF
5 2 (2.53%) .NET
5 2 (2.53%) XML
6 1 (1.27%) JSP
6 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.27%) Spring
6 1 (1.27%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Management Information System
2 16 (20.25%) Cryptography
3 15 (18.99%) Chip and PIN
4 10 (12.66%) Device Driver
5 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.06%) Open Source
7 3 (3.80%) RMADS
8 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.53%) Replication
8 2 (2.53%) CESG
8 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.53%) GIS
8 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.27%) EPoS
9 1 (1.27%) EFT
9 1 (1.27%) Human Factors
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 23 (29.11%) Linux
3 10 (12.66%) VxWorks
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.59%) UNIX
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.53%) SUSE
7 2 (2.53%) Fedora
7 2 (2.53%) VMS
7 2 (2.53%) AIX
7 2 (2.53%) HPUX
7 2 (2.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Information Management
2 22 (27.85%) CRM
2 22 (27.85%) Project Management
3 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
4 19 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
5 18 (22.78%) Business Continuity
6 16 (20.25%) Data Modelling
6 16 (20.25%) Data Security
7 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
7 13 (16.46%) Requirements Management
8 12 (15.19%) Supplier Management
9 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Integration Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Change Control
11 8 (10.13%) Waterfall
11 8 (10.13%) Security Architecture
12 7 (8.86%) UML
12 7 (8.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.99%) C
2 13 (16.46%) C++
3 10 (12.66%) SQL
4 8 (10.13%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) Java
5 6 (7.59%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) Ada
6 4 (5.06%) Perl
7 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.53%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.53%) VBScript
8 2 (2.53%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 21 (26.58%) SC Cleared
2 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.86%) CCNP
6 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.06%) CISM
6 4 (5.06%) CCNA
6 4 (5.06%) CISSP
7 3 (3.80%) CCIE
7 3 (3.80%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) MCITP
8 2 (2.53%) RHCE
8 2 (2.53%) HND
8 2 (2.53%) MCSE
8 2 (2.53%) MCSA
9 1 (1.27%) CCDP
9 1 (1.27%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.53%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.59%) XenApp
4 5 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.53%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
1 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (2.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) WMI
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Legato
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) VMware
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.46%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) NetApp
4 7 (8.86%) Citrix
5 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.06%) Symantec
7 3 (3.80%) SAP
7 3 (3.80%) JBoss
7 3 (3.80%) ILOG
7 3 (3.80%) Websense
7 3 (3.80%) IronPort
8 2 (2.53%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.53%) Wonderware
8 2 (2.53%) Northgate
8 2 (2.53%) Primavera
8 2 (2.53%) Juniper
8 2 (2.53%) IBM
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