The table below looks at the statistics for Computer 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 Computer Security over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 451 399 434
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 2 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.12% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.16% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £51,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £54,600 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +58.46%
Computer 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
17528 16454 17504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.22% 77.23% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13549 13391 14826
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in the South East

Computer 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 Computer Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Oxfordshire -1 1 £62,500 +16.27%
Hampshire - 1 £67,500 - 1
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (64.29%) Open Source
3 8 (57.14%) Stress Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 8 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 8 (57.14%) BCP
3 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Change Control
6 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
6 3 (21.43%) SCOM
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) SMTP
7 1 (7.14%) HTTP
7 1 (7.14%) SNMP

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Military
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Database Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (64.29%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) BCP
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (57.14%) Asset Management
1 8 (57.14%) Stress Testing
1 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
1 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Tripwire
2 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £50K+, DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £60K+, DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 8 days ago