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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 889 911 901
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 7 9 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.009% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.010% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £52,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-39.37% -
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
81174 86024 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.29% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68372 70684 76799
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +19 3 £52,000 -35.00% 1
London 0 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Communications Security
UK

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) CCNP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) VoIP
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) IPsec
3 5 (26.32%) MPLS
3 5 (26.32%) OSPF
3 5 (26.32%) BGP
3 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
3 5 (26.32%) ICMP
3 5 (26.32%) H.323
3 5 (26.32%) SNMP
3 5 (26.32%) C
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 5 (26.32%) Network Management
3 5 (26.32%) Junos

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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) VoIP
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) BGP
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
2 5 (26.32%) H.323
2 5 (26.32%) ICMP
2 5 (26.32%) IGMP
2 5 (26.32%) IPsec
2 5 (26.32%) Junos
2 5 (26.32%) MPLS
2 5 (26.32%) Multicast
2 5 (26.32%) OSPF
2 5 (26.32%) SNMP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) LDAP
3 4 (21.05%) Wireless
4 3 (15.79%) Extranet
4 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Military
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Design Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Implementation Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Presales Solution Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) OAuth
1 4 (21.05%) REST
1 4 (21.05%) SAML
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
2 5 (26.32%) Presales
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Product Management
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
5 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CISA
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) IISP
3 2 (10.53%) MBCS
3 2 (10.53%) QiCA
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) JSP 440
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Meraki
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam
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