The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 599 640 601
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -39
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 13 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.015% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
Communications Security
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37172 39772 37631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.76% 84.59% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31310 32796 31155
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Communications Security
Salary Trend in London

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

Communications Security Salary Trend in London

Communications Security
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Security across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Communications Security Salary Histogram in London

Communications Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Communications Security
England

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (61.11%) VoIP
1 11 (61.11%) WAN
1 11 (61.11%) VPN
1 11 (61.11%) MPLS
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Unified Communications
3 6 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) ADSL
3 6 (33.33%) ATM
3 6 (33.33%) ISDN
3 6 (33.33%) PMI
3 6 (33.33%) PMP
3 6 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) SNMP
4 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 5 (27.78%) OSPF
4 5 (27.78%) BGP
4 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
4 5 (27.78%) ICMP
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) CCNP

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) VPN
1 11 (61.11%) MPLS
1 11 (61.11%) VoIP
1 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) Unified Communications
3 6 (33.33%) ADSL
3 6 (33.33%) ATM
3 6 (33.33%) ISDN
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) Multicast
4 5 (27.78%) SNMP
4 5 (27.78%) OSPF
4 5 (27.78%) BGP
4 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
4 5 (27.78%) ICMP
4 5 (27.78%) H.323
4 5 (27.78%) IPsec
4 5 (27.78%) IGMP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (27.78%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
1 3 (16.67%) French Language
1 3 (16.67%) German Language
1 3 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 3 (16.67%) Japanese Language
1 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Author
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Author
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Network Management
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PMP
1 6 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) WorldPay
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55k + discretionary bonus
Posted: 3 days ago