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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 562 635 654
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 19 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.064% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.072% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 19
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £60,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £101,000 £91,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.26% +43.75%
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
31286 38626 39146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.08% 88.26% 86.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26557 32590 33047
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%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 - 4 £42,500 - 3
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 34 (55.74%) Information Security
2 23 (37.70%) CISSP
2 23 (37.70%) Computer Science
3 22 (36.07%) Degree
3 22 (36.07%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) Python
3 22 (36.07%) Finance
4 21 (34.43%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (26.23%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (26.23%) Internet
6 15 (24.59%) SIEM
7 14 (22.95%) Incident Management
8 13 (21.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (21.31%) Change Control
9 12 (19.67%) Social Media
9 12 (19.67%) Music Industry
9 12 (19.67%) CEH
9 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
9 12 (19.67%) MS Office
10 11 (18.03%) CISA
10 11 (18.03%) CISM
10 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (18.03%) COBIT
10 11 (18.03%) Statistics
10 11 (18.03%) Regular Expression
11 10 (16.39%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (16.39%) GIAC
11 10 (16.39%) HTML

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 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
1 12 (19.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) Internet
2 9 (14.75%) LAN
2 9 (14.75%) WAN
3 7 (11.48%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.56%) Network Security
5 3 (4.92%) DNS
6 2 (3.28%) HTTP
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) VPN
6 2 (3.28%) Wideband
7 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.64%) IPsec
7 1 (1.64%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Music Industry
3 7 (11.48%) Games
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Security Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Junior
4 10 (16.39%) Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Junior Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Consultant
6 8 (13.11%) HTML Developer
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Python Developer
6 8 (13.11%) SQL Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior Python Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior SQL Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Information Management Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) Management Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) Risk Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Regular Expression
2 10 (16.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Computer Science
2 12 (19.67%) Social Media
3 11 (18.03%) Statistics
4 5 (8.20%) Social Network
5 3 (4.92%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.92%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.64%) Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Information Security
2 21 (34.43%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (26.23%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (24.59%) SIEM
5 14 (22.95%) Incident Management
6 13 (21.31%) Change Control
6 13 (21.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.39%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
10 8 (13.11%) Malware Analysis
11 7 (11.48%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (11.48%) Security Operations
12 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
12 6 (9.84%) E-Discovery
12 6 (9.84%) Security Testing
13 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
13 5 (8.20%) Digital Forensics
13 5 (8.20%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Python
1 22 (36.07%) SQL
2 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) CISSP
2 22 (36.07%) Degree
3 12 (19.67%) CEH
4 11 (18.03%) CISA
4 11 (18.03%) CISM
5 10 (16.39%) GIAC
6 5 (8.20%) CRISC
6 5 (8.20%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) COBIT
2 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Splunk
3 2 (3.28%) Twitter
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