The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 435 376 441
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +65
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 11 60 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.27% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.37% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +52.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17587 16415 17451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.75% 74.61% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 13320 14804
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 £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Communications Security
England

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
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 31 July 2014. 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 -30 7 - -
Hampshire -12 4 - -
Communications Security
England

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 32 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 32 (100.00%) Military
1 32 (100.00%) Information Management
2 22 (68.75%) Electronics
3 18 (56.25%) Management Information System
4 15 (46.88%) C++
4 15 (46.88%) C
4 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) MS Office
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 13 (40.63%) Requirements Management
7 12 (37.50%) Degree
7 12 (37.50%) Chip and PIN
7 12 (37.50%) Project Management
8 11 (34.38%) VxWorks
8 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
8 11 (34.38%) Integration Testing
8 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (34.38%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
8 11 (34.38%) JSF
8 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
8 11 (34.38%) Device Driver
9 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) Avionics
11 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (25.00%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 14 (43.75%) MS Office
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.50%) MS Project
4 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.25%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 32 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 32 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 32 (100.00%) Military
2 22 (68.75%) Electronics
3 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Avionics
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) JSF
2 7 (21.88%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Management Information System
2 12 (37.50%) Chip and PIN
3 11 (34.38%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.25%) FlexPod
4 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) VxWorks
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Management
2 13 (40.63%) Requirements Management
3 12 (37.50%) Project Management
4 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Integration Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) Change Management
6 7 (21.88%) UML
6 7 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
6 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security
8 4 (12.50%) SIEM
8 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C++
1 15 (46.88%) C
2 6 (18.75%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Ada
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) VBScript
5 2 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) PMP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) Primavera
4 2 (6.25%) Northgate
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SITA (UK) LTD
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus 10% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago