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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 632 669 680
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +11
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.013% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.015% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £85,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.45% +37.50%
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
35261 39083 41940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.50% 87.89% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30555 32783 34834
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 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 26 July 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 2 (50.00%) SAML
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) OAuth
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Junos
2 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Sun

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) ICMP
2 1 (25.00%) IGMP
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Junos
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OAuth
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) VMware