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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 621 640 607
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 10 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.029% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -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
37755 40772 37241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.43% 84.69% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31684 33826 30701
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 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 3 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 -
City of London - 1 - -
Communications Security
England

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) MPLS
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) PMI
4 5 (26.32%) PMP
4 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) ADSL
4 5 (26.32%) ATM
4 5 (26.32%) ISDN
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
4 5 (26.32%) JSP 440
4 5 (26.32%) Network Management
4 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) CCNP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) SNMP
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) MS Office
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) IPsec

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) MPLS
2 8 (42.11%) VoIP
3 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
3 5 (26.32%) ADSL
3 5 (26.32%) ATM
3 5 (26.32%) ISDN
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) SNMP
5 3 (15.79%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) BGP
5 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
5 3 (15.79%) ICMP
5 3 (15.79%) H.323
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
5 3 (15.79%) IGMP
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (15.79%) Junos
5 3 (15.79%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Mandarin Language
1 3 (15.79%) French Language
1 3 (15.79%) German Language
1 3 (15.79%) Italian Language
1 3 (15.79%) Japanese Language
1 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Programme Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
1 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Author
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
4 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) SABSA
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) PMP
1 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) JSP 440
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Juniper
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) WorldPay
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + extensive
Posted: 4 days ago