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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 445 454 429
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 3 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.016% 0.048% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.057% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +74.86%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £80,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +88.23%
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
16458 17569 17093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.52% 84.16% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13939 14185 13396
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
East Sussex - 2 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £48,500 -
Communications Security
England

Communications Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 5 (62.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (62.50%) IT Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Operations Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper