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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 426 397 390
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 10 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 25
Average salary £28,500 £31,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,600 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -3.12%
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
16857 16658 16718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.28% 80.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13609 13023 13923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
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%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Computer Security Salary Histogram 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 27 February 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
Oxfordshire -5 6 £28,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Degree
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall Support
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Technician
3 3 (27.27%) Security Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support
3 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Research Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Use Case
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
2 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
2 1 (9.09%) Database Security
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Aldershot, Hampshire
Kenexa
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Dot Origin Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits Incl: share options
Posted: 8 days ago