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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England / London
Rank 548 626 629
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 22 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.050% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.057% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 24
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £49,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +65.00%

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
29813 35308 35517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.15% 88.43% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25140 30082 29975
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 £65,000 - 3
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 (61.82%) Information Security
2 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 22 (40.00%) Degree
3 20 (36.36%) Python
3 20 (36.36%) CISSP
4 19 (34.55%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (32.73%) CSIRT
5 18 (32.73%) Computer Science
6 17 (30.91%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) Incident Management
7 15 (27.27%) CEH
7 15 (27.27%) SIEM
8 14 (25.45%) Windows
9 13 (23.64%) CISM
10 12 (21.82%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (20.00%) Internet
12 10 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 10 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (18.18%) Change Control
13 9 (16.36%) Malware Analysis
13 9 (16.36%) Security Operations
13 9 (16.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 8 (14.55%) Unix
14 8 (14.55%) Firewall
14 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
14 8 (14.55%) Regular Expression
15 7 (12.73%) Big Data
15 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
15 7 (12.73%) MS Excel

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 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) lighttpd
2 2 (3.64%) nginx
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Internet
2 10 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (14.55%) Firewall
4 5 (9.09%) DNS
5 4 (7.27%) LAN
5 4 (7.27%) Network Security
5 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.27%) WAN
6 2 (3.64%) BGP
6 2 (3.64%) HSRP
6 2 (3.64%) HTTP
6 2 (3.64%) SNMP
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) Wideband
7 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.82%) IPsec
7 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Music Industry
3 6 (10.91%) Games
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Security Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Junior
5 6 (10.91%) Junior Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Information Management Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Junior Python Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Management Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Regular Expression
2 7 (12.73%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Social Media
2 7 (12.73%) Statistics
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.09%) Social Network
4 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.82%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Debian
5 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Information Security
2 19 (34.55%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 15 (27.27%) SIEM
4 12 (21.82%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (18.18%) Change Control
5 10 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (16.36%) Malware Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Security Operations
6 9 (16.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (12.73%) Security Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Cyber Intelligence
9 6 (10.91%) E-Discovery
9 6 (10.91%) Security Monitoring
10 5 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
10 5 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
10 5 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) Python
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 20 (36.36%) CISSP
3 15 (27.27%) CEH
4 13 (23.64%) CISM
5 6 (10.91%) CISA
6 5 (9.09%) GIAC
6 5 (9.09%) GPEN
7 4 (7.27%) CRISC
8 3 (5.45%) GCED
8 3 (5.45%) GCIA
8 3 (5.45%) GCIH
8 3 (5.45%) GSEC
8 3 (5.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) COBIT
2 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.64%) SLA
4 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
1 2 (3.64%) QEMU
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.64%) Xen
2 1 (1.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) CSIRT
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 3 (5.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.64%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) HAProxy
3 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.64%) Mesos
3 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 2 (3.64%) rkt
3 2 (3.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Splunk
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
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