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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England / London
Rank 519 617 624
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 59 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.046% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.052% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 23
Median salary £63,750 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £36,570
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.06%

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
29846 36490 36056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.58% 88.69% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25062 31154 30263
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 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +49 12 £58,750 +23.68% 1
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 66 (75.00%) Information Security
2 49 (55.68%) Cybersecurity
3 47 (53.41%) CISSP
3 47 (53.41%) Windows
4 41 (46.59%) Linux
5 40 (45.45%) CISM
6 37 (42.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 36 (40.91%) CSIRT
8 35 (39.77%) GCIA
8 35 (39.77%) GCIH
9 34 (38.64%) Unix
9 34 (38.64%) SANS
10 32 (36.36%) Firewall
10 32 (36.36%) Finance
11 29 (32.95%) SQL
12 28 (31.82%) GIAC
13 26 (29.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 24 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
15 23 (26.14%) E-Discovery
16 22 (25.00%) CEH
16 22 (25.00%) Degree
17 21 (23.86%) Incident Management
17 21 (23.86%) TCP/IP
17 21 (23.86%) SIEM
17 21 (23.86%) Vulnerability Management
17 21 (23.86%) Security Operations
18 20 (22.73%) Network Security
19 19 (21.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 18 (20.45%) Network+ Certification
20 18 (20.45%) Legal

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 8 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.27%) Apache
2 2 (2.27%) lighttpd
2 2 (2.27%) nginx
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (2.27%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 32 (36.36%) Firewall
3 21 (23.86%) TCP/IP
4 20 (22.73%) Network Security
5 8 (9.09%) Internet
6 6 (6.82%) DNS
7 3 (3.41%) SSL
8 2 (2.27%) BGP
8 2 (2.27%) HSRP
8 2 (2.27%) SNMP
8 2 (2.27%) Wideband
9 1 (1.14%) Extranet
9 1 (1.14%) HTTP
9 1 (1.14%) Intranet
9 1 (1.14%) LDAP
9 1 (1.14%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) Big Data
2 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (1.14%) Ant
3 1 (1.14%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.14%) Gradle
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 18 (20.45%) Legal
3 7 (7.95%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 48 (54.55%) Analyst
2 35 (39.77%) Security Analyst
3 26 (29.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Malware Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Monitoring Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Information Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Incident Responder
10 4 (4.55%) Junior
10 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.41%) Management Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Risk Management Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) Regular Expression
2 4 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.77%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.68%) Statistics
5 4 (4.55%) Social Media
5 4 (4.55%) Social Network
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.41%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.27%) Derivative
7 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 47 (53.41%) Windows
2 41 (46.59%) Linux
3 34 (38.64%) Unix
4 2 (2.27%) Debian
5 1 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (75.00%) Information Security
2 49 (55.68%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
4 23 (26.14%) E-Discovery
5 21 (23.86%) Incident Management
5 21 (23.86%) Security Operations
5 21 (23.86%) SIEM
5 21 (23.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (21.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 17 (19.32%) Computer Forensics
7 17 (19.32%) Forensic Analysis
7 17 (19.32%) Network Design
7 17 (19.32%) Threat Detection
8 14 (15.91%) Security Monitoring
9 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (13.64%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 12 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (13.64%) Threat Analysis
11 11 (12.50%) Attack Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) SQL
2 17 (19.32%) Python
3 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
5 2 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) AWK
6 1 (1.14%) C#
6 1 (1.14%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (53.41%) CISSP
2 40 (45.45%) CISM
3 35 (39.77%) GCIA
3 35 (39.77%) GCIH
4 34 (38.64%) SANS
5 28 (31.82%) GIAC
6 22 (25.00%) CEH
6 22 (25.00%) Degree
7 18 (20.45%) Network+ Certification
8 17 (19.32%) CNA
8 17 (19.32%) Novell Certification
9 11 (12.50%) GCED
9 11 (12.50%) GSEC
10 7 (7.95%) CISA
11 5 (5.68%) GPEN
12 3 (3.41%) CRISC
13 1 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.68%) COBIT
3 2 (2.27%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) FISMA
4 1 (1.14%) GDPR
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.55%) Docker
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) QEMU
4 2 (2.27%) Xen
5 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (40.91%) CSIRT
2 26 (29.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 11 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (7.95%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.55%) Ansible
5 4 (4.55%) Puppet
6 3 (3.41%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 2 (2.27%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.27%) Mesos
7 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.27%) rkt
7 2 (2.27%) Salt
7 2 (2.27%) Terraform
8 1 (1.14%) RSA Archer
8 1 (1.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Sun
2 8 (9.09%) IBM
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) Intel Security
4 6 (6.82%) Blue Coat
4 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
4 6 (6.82%) Cisco
4 6 (6.82%) Dell
4 6 (6.82%) FireEye
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.55%) Splunk
7 3 (3.41%) VMware
8 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.14%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.14%) HP
9 1 (1.14%) Sourcefire
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago