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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 602 648 661
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 29 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.067% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.077% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 17
Median salary £50,000 £85,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £52,700
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £105,000 £71,800
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-17.89% -9.52%
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
35304 39162 42043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.49% 87.86% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30562 32869 34926
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%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +73 3 £48,750 +21.87%
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 25 (58.14%) Information Security
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 17 (39.53%) SIEM
4 13 (30.23%) Internet
5 12 (27.91%) Firewall
6 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
7 10 (23.26%) SQL
8 9 (20.93%) Python
8 9 (20.93%) CISA
8 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (18.60%) Degree
9 8 (18.60%) CISSP
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.28%) LAN
10 7 (16.28%) WAN
10 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.28%) CISM
10 7 (16.28%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (16.28%) Incident Management
10 7 (16.28%) Security Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (16.28%) Change Control
10 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
10 7 (16.28%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (16.28%) Security Operations
11 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills

Computer 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (6.98%) Google Apps
1 3 (6.98%) Route 53
1 3 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Internet
2 12 (27.91%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (16.28%) LAN
4 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 7 (16.28%) WAN
5 5 (11.63%) Network Security
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 3 (6.98%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
7 2 (4.65%) VPN
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.33%) IPv4
8 1 (2.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
1 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Music Industry
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Junior
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) SIEM Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior Python Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) Regular Expression
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Statistics
3 5 (11.63%) Social Media
4 3 (6.98%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (6.98%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (6.98%) Spread Betting
4 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) CentOS
3 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.33%) SUSE
4 1 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Information Security
2 17 (39.53%) SIEM
3 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Change Control
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (16.28%) Incident Management
5 7 (16.28%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Security Operations
5 7 (16.28%) Security Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.65%) Computer Forensics
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) Python
3 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) CISA
2 8 (18.60%) CISSP
2 8 (18.60%) Degree
3 7 (16.28%) CISM
4 5 (11.63%) GIAC
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CRISC
5 2 (4.65%) GCFA
5 2 (4.65%) GCIH
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) COBIT
3 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) vCloud
3 2 (4.65%) Snort
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Nessus
2 3 (6.98%) Casper Suite
3 1 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Juniper
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Apple
4 3 (6.98%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Twitter
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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