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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 589 636 661
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 39 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.067% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.076% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 9
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,250 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £105,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £39,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -29.09%
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
35258 38275 40938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.86% 88.26% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30550 32260 33760
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,620 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +40 6 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (55.10%) Information Security
2 18 (36.73%) Finance
3 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
3 17 (34.69%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) Python
5 15 (30.61%) CISSP
5 15 (30.61%) Degree
6 14 (28.57%) SIEM
7 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (24.49%) Internet
8 11 (22.45%) CISA
8 11 (22.45%) Incident Management
8 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
8 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (22.45%) Change Control
9 10 (20.41%) COBIT
9 10 (20.41%) Statistics
9 10 (20.41%) CISM
10 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
10 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.37%) LAN
10 9 (18.37%) WAN
11 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.33%) MS Office
11 8 (16.33%) Music Industry
11 8 (16.33%) Social Media
12 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.04%) Route 53
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Internet
2 9 (18.37%) LAN
2 9 (18.37%) WAN
3 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) Network Security
4 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 2 (4.08%) Wideband
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.04%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) DNS
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.04%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) IPv4
7 1 (2.04%) IPv6
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Big Data
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Music Industry
3 3 (6.12%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Security Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Junior
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Big Data Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) HTML Developer
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Junior Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Junior JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Junior Python Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Junior SQL Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Python Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Information Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) HTML
1 6 (12.24%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) Statistics
3 8 (16.33%) Social Media
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Spread Betting
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.04%) Social Network
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) SUSE
3 1 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Information Security
2 17 (34.69%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (28.57%) SIEM
4 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.45%) Change Control
5 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (22.45%) Incident Management
6 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (12.24%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (10.20%) Malware Analysis
9 5 (10.20%) Security Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Compliance Audit
10 4 (8.16%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (6.12%) Security Operations
12 2 (4.08%) Coaching
12 2 (4.08%) E-Discovery
12 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) Python
1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) CISSP
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) CISA
3 10 (20.41%) CISM
4 7 (14.29%) GIAC
5 6 (12.24%) CEH
6 4 (8.16%) CRISC
7 2 (4.08%) GPEN
8 1 (2.04%) CCNA
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) COBIT
2 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) Snort
2 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
2 2 (4.08%) Juniper
2 2 (4.08%) Twitter
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Apple
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.04%) Splunk
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum plus benefits, including gym membership
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Information Technology
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 12 days ago