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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 373 456 470
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 42 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.052% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.061% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Median salary £35,000 £42,757 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.14% -34.22%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £38,250 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+33.98% +16.79%
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
15003 17998 18331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.21% 85.44% 83.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12432 14957 14165
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +40 26 - -
Oxfordshire +10 16 £35,000 -1.44% 2
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 52 (56.52%) Linux
2 51 (55.43%) DNS
3 50 (54.35%) SC Cleared
3 50 (54.35%) Security Cleared
4 43 (46.74%) Windows
5 38 (41.30%) Internet
5 38 (41.30%) Firewall
6 35 (38.04%) Information Security
7 33 (35.87%) VPN
7 33 (35.87%) PKI
8 32 (34.78%) Python
9 31 (33.70%) DV Cleared
10 24 (26.09%) Sophos
11 21 (22.83%) Security Architecture
12 20 (21.74%) Network Security
13 19 (20.65%) Software Deployment
13 19 (20.65%) FISMA
13 19 (20.65%) Solaris
13 19 (20.65%) C++
13 19 (20.65%) Perl
13 19 (20.65%) IPsec
13 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
13 19 (20.65%) Intrusion Detection
13 19 (20.65%) Degree
13 19 (20.65%) Blog
14 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
14 18 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (17.39%) Workflow
15 16 (17.39%) Finance
15 16 (17.39%) Change Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (15.22%) Cloud Foundry
1 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (15.22%) IBM Cloud
1 14 (15.22%) SoftLayer
1 14 (15.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 51 (55.43%) DNS
2 38 (41.30%) Firewall
2 38 (41.30%) Internet
3 33 (35.87%) VPN
4 20 (21.74%) Network Security
5 19 (20.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (20.65%) IPsec
6 16 (17.39%) SMTP
7 14 (15.22%) SNMP
7 14 (15.22%) SSL
7 14 (15.22%) Wireless
8 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) Big Data
1 16 (17.39%) MySQL
1 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) WinDbg
2 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.22%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 16 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Security Analyst
3 15 (16.30%) Security Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) SOC Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Administrator
5 12 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.96%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (4.35%) SOC Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) GUI Software Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) Implementation Specialist
9 2 (2.17%) Product Specialist
9 2 (2.17%) Security Specialist
10 1 (1.09%) AWS Engineer
10 1 (1.09%) Head of Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.09%) Head of Security
10 1 (1.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) Flash
1 16 (17.39%) HTML
1 16 (17.39%) Regular Expression
2 14 (15.22%) Grails
2 14 (15.22%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (15.22%) Spring
3 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 3 (3.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.87%) PKI
2 19 (20.65%) Blog
3 18 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
4 14 (15.22%) Cryptography
4 14 (15.22%) Statistics
5 3 (3.26%) Social Media
5 3 (3.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (56.52%) Linux
2 43 (46.74%) Windows
3 19 (20.65%) Solaris
4 16 (17.39%) Unix
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) Information Security
2 21 (22.83%) Security Architecture
3 19 (20.65%) Software Deployment
4 16 (17.39%) Change Management
4 16 (17.39%) Data Protection
4 16 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
4 16 (17.39%) Internal Audit
4 16 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
4 16 (17.39%) SOA
4 16 (17.39%) Workflow
5 15 (16.30%) Information Assurance
6 14 (15.22%) Analytics
6 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.22%) DevOps
6 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (5.43%) Product Management
9 3 (3.26%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) Python
2 19 (20.65%) C++
2 19 (20.65%) Perl
3 16 (17.39%) C
3 16 (17.39%) Java
3 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.22%) Bash Shell
4 14 (15.22%) Ruby
5 3 (3.26%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 50 (54.35%) SC Cleared
1 50 (54.35%) Security Cleared
2 31 (33.70%) DV Cleared
3 19 (20.65%) Degree
4 6 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) FISMA
2 15 (16.30%) RMADS
3 14 (15.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) Nagios
1 14 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (15.22%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Sophos
2 14 (15.22%) Splunk
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago