The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications 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
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank - - 253
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +18.75%
Communications 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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5393 5832 6416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.01% 88.61% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 4828 5098
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Communications Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Communications Security
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the North West region.

Communications Security Salary Trend in the North West