The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 425 394 422
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +28
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.080% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £72,500 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.46% +14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+70.58% +3.03%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Communications Security
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Communications Security Salary Trend in the South East

Communications Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Communications Security Salary Histogram in the South East

Communications Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex 0 6 - -
Hampshire -19 4 £72,500 -
Communications Security
England

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Communications Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Communications Security.

1 16 (80.00%) Electronics
1 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 16 (80.00%) Military
1 16 (80.00%) Information Management
2 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
3 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (25.00%) Legal
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Data Management
7 4 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) C++
7 4 (20.00%) MS Project
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) HNC
8 3 (15.00%) C
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) Data Security
8 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (15.00%) Cryptography

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Communications Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Communications Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Windchill
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematica
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) MS Office
4 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) PVCS
General
1 16 (80.00%) Electronics
1 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 16 (80.00%) Military
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Avionics
5 1 (5.00%) Law
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Architect
1 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Research Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security Auditor
2 2 (10.00%) Auditor
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Qt
1 2 (10.00%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (10.00%) Cybernetics
4 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) Physics
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.00%) CESG
4 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (10.00%) VHDL
5 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Management
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Data Management
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Data Security
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (10.00%) Ada
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) HNC
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) PhD
4 2 (10.00%) HND
4 2 (10.00%) CISA
4 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) DO-254
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.00%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Altera
1 2 (10.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (10.00%) PTC
1 2 (10.00%) Cadence
1 2 (10.00%) Siemens
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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