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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 589 648 647
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -1
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 9 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.026% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Median salary £65,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.76% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-43.57% -
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
31505 38606 38660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.02% 88.25% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26687 32605 32637
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 London region with a requirement for Communications Security.

1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) LAN
1 10 (66.67%) VoIP
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
1 10 (66.67%) SNMP
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
1 10 (66.67%) MPLS
1 10 (66.67%) OSPF
1 10 (66.67%) BGP
1 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 10 (66.67%) ICMP
1 10 (66.67%) H.323
1 10 (66.67%) IPsec
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
1 10 (66.67%) IGMP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (66.67%) JSP 440
1 10 (66.67%) Network Management
1 10 (66.67%) Junos
1 10 (66.67%) Multicast
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) BGP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 10 (66.67%) H.323
1 10 (66.67%) ICMP
1 10 (66.67%) IGMP
1 10 (66.67%) IPsec
1 10 (66.67%) Junos
1 10 (66.67%) LAN
1 10 (66.67%) MPLS
1 10 (66.67%) Multicast
1 10 (66.67%) OSPF
1 10 (66.67%) SNMP
1 10 (66.67%) VoIP
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Test Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Network Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 3 (20.00%) Database Security
4 3 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 3 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (13.33%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CEH
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) EMC
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Sun