The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 192 199 190
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.083% 0.050% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.061% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
Communications Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3116 3279 3157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.91% 82.22% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2565 2611 2677
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Communications Security
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Communications Security Salary Trend in Hampshire

Communications Security
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Aldershot - 3 £55,000 -
Communications Security
South East

Communications Security
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001