The table below looks at the statistics for Computer 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 Computer Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 622 616 640
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 17 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.061% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.071% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 21
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.91%
Computer 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
36049 35004 36611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.77% 85.52% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30850 29426 29634
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+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 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Security
Salary Trend in London

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in London

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Security across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Computer Security Salary Histogram in London

Computer 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 Computer Security within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
City of London +57 3 £47,500 -47.22%
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 39 (75.00%) Information Security
2 31 (59.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (55.77%) Degree
4 27 (51.92%) CISSP
5 26 (50.00%) Security Management
5 26 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 25 (48.08%) ITIL
7 22 (42.31%) CISM
8 21 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (38.46%) Computer Science
10 19 (36.54%) Firewall
11 18 (34.62%) SIEM
12 17 (32.69%) Internet
12 17 (32.69%) Windows
13 15 (28.85%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (26.92%) Information Management
14 14 (26.92%) Business Continuity
14 14 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
14 14 (26.92%) Data Protection
14 14 (26.92%) SSCP
14 14 (26.92%) Legal
14 14 (26.92%) Change Management
14 14 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (26.92%) OWASP
14 14 (26.92%) ITIL V3
15 13 (25.00%) Linux
15 13 (25.00%) GCIH
16 12 (23.08%) PCI DSS
16 12 (23.08%) LAN
16 12 (23.08%) WAN

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) Internet
3 15 (28.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (23.08%) LAN
4 12 (23.08%) WAN
5 11 (21.15%) Network Security
6 9 (17.31%) DNS
6 9 (17.31%) VPN
7 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 5 (9.62%) BGP
8 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (9.62%) DHCP
8 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
8 5 (9.62%) H.323
8 5 (9.62%) ISDN
8 5 (9.62%) Megaco
8 5 (9.62%) MGCP
8 5 (9.62%) OSPF
8 5 (9.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.92%) AppScan
2 1 (1.92%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.92%) Paros
2 1 (1.92%) WebScarab
General
1 14 (26.92%) Legal
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
1 14 (26.92%) Information Officer
1 14 (26.92%) Information Security Officer
1 14 (26.92%) Security Analyst
1 14 (26.92%) Security Officer
2 7 (13.46%) CISSP Manager
2 7 (13.46%) Information Security Manager
2 7 (13.46%) IT Manager
2 7 (13.46%) IT Security Manager
2 7 (13.46%) Security Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Lead Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Management Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Network Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Network Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) CGI
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.92%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 21 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 14 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (17.31%) PKI
6 7 (13.46%) Cryptography
6 7 (13.46%) Mainframe
7 5 (9.62%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) VMS
4 6 (11.54%) Unix
5 4 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.92%) HPUX
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Information Security
2 26 (50.00%) Security Management
3 25 (48.08%) ITIL
4 18 (34.62%) SIEM
5 14 (26.92%) Business Continuity
5 14 (26.92%) Change Management
5 14 (26.92%) Data Protection
5 14 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (26.92%) Information Management
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL V3
5 14 (26.92%) OWASP
6 12 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (9.62%) Coaching
10 5 (9.62%) Digital Forensics
10 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.62%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Python
2 3 (5.77%) C#
2 3 (5.77%) Java
2 3 (5.77%) Perl
3 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.92%) C++
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Degree
2 27 (51.92%) CISSP
3 22 (42.31%) CISM
4 14 (26.92%) SSCP
5 13 (25.00%) GCIH
6 8 (15.38%) GCFA
7 7 (13.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
7 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
8 6 (11.54%) EnCE
8 6 (11.54%) GIAC
8 6 (11.54%) SANS
9 5 (9.62%) CCIE
9 5 (9.62%) CCNP
9 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
11 3 (5.77%) DBS Check
12 1 (1.92%) CEH
12 1 (1.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (59.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.62%) COBIT
3 5 (9.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (7.69%) FISMA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (5.77%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 8 (15.38%) Palo Alto
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) F5
3 5 (9.62%) FireEye
3 5 (9.62%) Tandberg
4 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.85%) Qualys
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) AppSense
6 1 (1.92%) Brocade
6 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle
South West London
PRS For Music
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mi5
Posted: 5 days ago